Video: Compassion and Compassionate Leadership with Michael West

Compassion and compassionate leadership al lavoro Università LUMSA Streamed live on Nov 30, 2020 Professor Michael West from The Kings Fund is the guest speaker on this international webinar from Universita LUMSA, …

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Report – Building Back for the Better: A perspective from CUKT

‘As society embarks on the process of recovery, we believe there is a collective responsibility to use what we have learned not just to repair the immediate damage but to also consider our how to make our economic, social and democratic structures fit for the future.’ Carnegie UK Trust

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Article – The King’s Fund: Creating Space for Conversations

‘When people are stressed and anxious, creating a shared, safe space to keep thinking and to maintain and develop relationships with colleagues is important. This by Allison Trimble from The Kings Fund, and was first published 19th May 2020

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Article : Coronavirus: How to be happier while working from home

This article from the BBC shares 6 SHH (short helpful hints) on how to become happier working at home. Some of these are also applicable to workspaces and could benefit colleagues across the health and care landscape in different environments.

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Article: Caring Conversation Starters: 20 questions care staff can ask residents

This article offers 20 questions anyone  can use to strike up stimulating conversations. At a time when we are more isolated than ever , you could use these to have a socially distanced or online conversation with anyone who may find it harder to engage in a conversation without usual face to face social contact.

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National Trauma Training Programme – looking out for you and your team

Wellbeing is critical to a trauma informed workforce and nation. This resource brings together additional resources to support staff to look after others, themselves, and their staff teams due to the impact of COVID-19, which will remain relevant in the post-COVID world.

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Article: How to demonstrate calm and optimism in a crisis

‘Six practices can help leaders build their self-awareness and guide their organizations through the challenges ahead… To stay calm and optimistic while under such pressure, leaders should practice what we call integrative awareness: being aware of the changing reality in the outside world and how they are responding emotionally and physically.’

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Project Lift Report June 2019

Project Lift Report June 2019 – Putting People at the Heart of Leadership in Health and Care in Scotland By: Project Lift, published 11th June 2019 In 2019 Project Lift published our …

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Podcast: Leaders, what now? ‘The Real Conversation’

‘What is the future of leadership now? Leadership development consultants, Kirsty Mac and Jim McNeish, explore how leadership could evolve in response to the current crisis. They discuss consciousness, relationship, fear and shadow, with characteristic Scottish directness (and a little humour).’

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Article – Creating Space for Conversations

‘When people are stressed and anxious, creating a shared, safe space to keep thinking and to maintain and develop relationships with colleagues is important.’ Leadership consultants at The King’s Fund have developed some suggestions for having virtual conversations – based on their work with leaders involved in the Covid-19 planning response.

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