Blog and News

Latest news, blog posts and articles written by Oasis co-directors and associates. Topics include peer working, collaboration, leadership, organisational development, resilience and wellbeing.

How does motivation affect wellbeing?

How does motivation affect wellbeing?

Posted
15/07/2019
Author
Cathy Neligan

It’s common enough to ask how wellbeing affects motivation, or how motivation affects your performance as an employee. But how much time do we spend thinking about how motivation affects wellbeing?

Why develop leaders?

Why develop leaders?

Posted
10/07/2019
Author
Cathy Neligan

Paradox and contradiction have replaced the straightforward and easy to manage. In our research with leaders, we found this ever-changing context calls for different approaches that develop individual leaders to be resourceful, relational and resilient – bringing more of their whole selves to their work.

RAW Forum May 2019

RAW Forum May 2019

Posted
20/06/2019
Author
Cathy Neligan

Our latest meeting of RAW - the Resilience and Wellbeing Network - took place last month. Here, for anyone who missed it, is a write-up of the day. 

Sitting less and moving more

Sitting less and moving more

Posted
20/05/2019
Author
Cathy Neligan

You know that exercise is good for you. You might even manage to get in more than the government guidelines of 150 minutes of moderate aerobic activity per week.

Listening beyond yourself

Listening beyond yourself

Posted
14/05/2019

Mary Godfrey is an associate of Oasis and Chair of the Oasis Foundation. She recently retired from Bettys & Taylors of Harrogate where she was Director of Change and a founding member of the Collaborative CEO leadership team. She has written this blog for us, capturing her reflections as a participant on the Coaching and Mentoring with Head, Heart and Soul programme.