Author: Nikk Hughes

5 Tips to Deal With Resistance to Change

5 Tips to Deal With Resistance to Change in the Workplace

Changes in the workplace don’t always happen in ways that we’d like. Employees and colleagues can be resistant to change and in our modern world it’s certainly worth allowing them to voice their concerns. Management must always balance the interests of their valued employees whilst endeavouring to enact meaningful changes that are necessary to push…
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Dealing with waves of feelings

Dealing with waves of feelings

You know those moments when your fight, flight or freeze instinct kicks in? That’s when your safety response is triggered. A safety trigger is caused by many things. It could be standing on a roof, presenting to the board members at work or talking to a customer. Even a smell can be a trigger. When…
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The Mindset Profit Model at the workplace

The Mindset Profit Model at the workplace – InspireTribe

Our mindset determines the ‘profit’ we get out of life both in our personal life and also our careers. Let’s look at why the state of our mindset is important to business and team members alike. So why do some businesses plateau and some evolve at a very rapid rate? Truth be known, the game…
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Learning how to cope with anxiety

Learning how to cope with anxiety

We’re programmed to notice potential safety and hurt issues before noticing feeling happy or loving both in the workplace and at home. It’s a natural response to tune into what’s not going right in our world. If we grow up in a place where there are no tigers or lions, our body doesn’t know that.…
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Valuing your feelings

Valuing your feelings and the lessons they teach you throughout your executive career

In today’s business culture, it’s prized to be logical. We don’t put much emphasis on our feelings, especially in the workplace. When we’re talking with team members, we want to know their thoughts on a topic but we rarely ask how they’re feeling about it. Many of us have been taught to dismiss our emotions…
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Why Does EQ Matter

Why Does EQ Matter in the Business World?

People are the most important resource in an organisation, so why does this perhaps cliché statement often take a back seat to raw numbers and financial reporting on a quarterly statement? What is EQ? Emotional intelligence (often simply called EQ) is our individual connections with feelings and emotions, which don’t really factor in GAAP or…
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Design Your Decade

Design Your Decade

In mid-February of 2020 I sent the following email out to a group of people. Little was I to know what would happen just after I hit the send button…! I think it’s the perfect blog to post at the start of 2021. With the benefit of hindsight, I do hope you enjoy reading it…
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Leadership vs Management

Leadership vs Management: What’s the Difference?

Although leadership and management are often terms that are tossed around interchangeably, business leaders, coaches, academics, and human resources professionals have been drawing out distinctions between the two for many decades. So, what’s the difference? In brief, it goes well beyond the scope of this article, but some useful and interesting differences are explained below: …
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