Workplace culture

Creativity: “what’s the principle before the practice?”

In recent years, attitudes to creativity and its importance to organisations have evolved. It no longer sits outside business as an optional plug-in, but is a more integrated and valued part of what good looks like. Workplaces that genuinely embrace...
Dr. Marianne de Pierres & Nikki Brown
Creative Thinking, Insights, Leadership, Leadership skills, Learning and Development, Storytelling, Storytelling

Regenerative Workplace Cultures

“For me, a regenerative culture is a culture that is consciously building the capacity of everybody in a particular place to respond and change and accepts transformation as something that life just ‘does’.” — Daniel Wahl Life has an inherent capacity...
Marcus de Courtenay
Capacity building, Culture, Insights, Leadership, Leadership, Regeneration, Storytelling, Work

How to Optimise Our Harmonious Passion at Work

Bring your life – to life “Passion is the absolute unity of individual character and the universal.” Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel When famous philosopher Hegel (1770–1831) wrote about passion, he argued that nothing great in the world had been accomplished without...
Dr. Marianne de Pierres
Careers, Conscious leadership, Creative Thinking, Happiness, Insights, Passion, Purpose, Storytelling, Transformation, Wellbeing

Seizing Our Regenerative Agency 

Seizing Our Regenerative Agency As we live through Industry 5.0 — described as resilient, human-centered, and sustainable — and move towards the AI revolution of Industry 6.0, we are being called to deepen our commitment to a more regenerative way of living and working...
Dr. Marianne de Pierres
Agency, Insights, Leadership, Leadership, Leadership skills, Regeneration, Regenerative leadership, Storytelling

Recharging the Versatile Leader

How to stay everything for everyone We’ve been talking a lot with our clients about versatile leadership. Rather than ascribing to static ways of leading or being in the workplace, a focus on versatile leadership acknowledges that our approach often needs...
Marcus de Courtenay
Burnout, Conscious leadership, Insights, Leadership, Leadership, Resilience, Storytelling, Versatility, Wellness

From Adaptation to Innovation: The Power of Ambidexterity and Radical Optionality

Ambidexterity Ambidextrous organisations (meaning: efficient today while adapting to tomorrow’s demands) are identified by their ability to exploit existing competencies as well as explore new opportunities, with equal skill. Generally speaking, their ambidexterity is intentionally activated by a vision and a...
Dr. Marianne de Pierres
Complexity, Conscious leadership, Development, Future of work, Innovation, Insights, Leadership, Storytelling, Strategy, Transformation

PAUSE WITH PF | Episode 8 | Creative Courtyards

As the positive benefits of creativity have been more widely researched and recognised, we at Performance Frontiers have ...
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