Anna Pinkerton

Candour with Kindness - What leaders can learn from Pixar - Part 1

Candour With Kindness: What Leaders Can Learn From Pixar (Part 1)

‘I’m often surprised to find problems that have existed right in front of me, in plain sight’. I’ve been searching all my life for better ways of seeing’. Ed Catmull. Creativity Inc. 2015 This has to be one of my favourite quotes from Ed Catmull‘s book Creativity Inc. Having read the book twice now I know …

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The Corporate Carapace, Necessary armour in the corporate world?

The Corporate Carapace, Necessary armour in the corporate world?

My mission to prevent breakdown in the corporate world continues. Whilst walking through the Royal Botanical Gardens of Edinburgh I was contemplating my invitation to corporations to embrace cultivating internal kindness. My thoughts wandered to ‘Why wouldn’t they, why wouldn’t they harness all that potential and energy that lies beneath the stress, and the secret …

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