That time when I realised that networking is a superpower

Ruth Penfold-Brown 

Networking is essential for career growth, and imma tell you why. A little background In 2001, when my career began, we didn’t have the tools we have today to connect . . .

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That time when I realised how to become a true leader

Ruth Penfold-Brown 

Great leadership starts with self leadership. It’s possible to become a leader long before you are ever leading others, you do that by bringing influential energy to others. The magical . . .

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That time when I learnt the 5 stages of burnout

Ruth Penfold-Brown 

Have you ever experienced burnout?  The pandemic heralded in a new kind of leadership, one that could support folx to navigate fast and scary change. One that was softer, kinder . . .

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That time when I realised that leadership is the energy you operate in

Ruth Penfold-Brown 

Leadership isn’t about what role you currently hold, leadership is the energy you operate in. Difficult relationships can provide us with some of our biggest stressors. At one time I . . .

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That time when I learnt how to build better relationships

Ruth Penfold-Brown 

As someone who has always found it easy to connect to people, earlier in my career I oversimplified the effort needed to create a great experience for others. I was . . .

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That time when I realised the true value of social health

Ruth Penfold-Brown 

Loneliness is a silent assassin for some of us. Some people feel the absence of humans more keenly and quickly, but there are many of us who quietly noodle along, . . .

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That time when I learnt how to create lasting change

Ruth Penfold-Brown 

At one time, I used to weigh about 40 lbs more than I do today. I spent years making myself big promises to lose weight and failing to honour them. . . .

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