Blog and News

Posted
09/10/2019

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

The Secret of a Good Night’s Sleep

The Secret of a Good Night’s Sleep

Posted
21/08/2017

Not getting enough sleep can have a big impact on our mental and physical wellbeing. It’s obvious that sleep deprivation reduces our productivity at work – symptoms include difficulty concentrating and remembering things – and it can also affect mood.

Inspiring Leaders: Jeanette McGarry

Inspiring Leaders: Jeanette McGarry

Posted
15/08/2017

As part of our ongoing series exploring leadership in 2017, we are interviewing a series of leaders to find out what makes them tick, what they think is needed for the workplace of tomorrow, and what is really required for 21st century leadership.

Coaching for boards

Coaching for boards

Posted
27/07/2017

Whether they are providing front-line services, making policy or campaigning for change, third sector and public service organisations have a far-reaching impact.

O Zone Summer 2017

O Zone Summer 2017

Posted
21/07/2017

Welcome to the O Zone summer 2017! Again we bring you blogs and updates on leader development, including resilient leadership, servant leadership and psychological safety.

Leaders – are they heroes or servants?

Leaders – are they heroes or servants?

Posted
20/07/2017
Author
Julie Barnes

I’ve been shocked at the behaviour of some of our political leaders over the last year! It’s led me to reflect on leadership and service and to wonder what the world is calling for now.

Deans as Catalysts of Change

Deans as Catalysts of Change

Posted
20/07/2017

The role of a university or business school dean in the 21st century is increasingly challenging, multifaceted and complex – the context ever-changing and the learning environment more diverse and demanding than ever.

Psychological safety at work

Psychological safety at work

Posted
19/07/2017
Author
Yaakov Atik

As a facilitator who has emphasised the importance of relationship to performance and the critical element of feelings in the workplace, I was pleased to come across the work of Professor Edmondson.