past mistakes

How to move past mistakes and continue to lead confidently

Think about past mistakes you’ve made during your career. What comes to mind? Most of us will remember past mistakes that were big and some that were small. At Padraig, when we speak with clients, they remember how they felt at the time. Cringy. Embarrassed. Afraid. The thing is, mistakes happen. Everyone makes mistakes. We […]

Are You Making Time for Leadership Development Self-Care?

When was the last time you told someone on your team to take a break, delegate or take some time off? Good leaders watch out for people who report to them. But when was the last time that you told yourself to take a break, delegate or booked time off? Good leaders should take care […]

Everything Goes Wrong

How to cope when everything goes wrong

You sleep through your alarm the day of a big client meeting and then get stuck in traffic. You’re late, there’s absolutely no way to change it, and you can feel the tension as you walk in the room. As awful as all of that is, you’re desperately hoping no one notices your shirt is […]