How are you planning for psychological safety within your team?

How are you planning for psychological safety within your team?

I’ve delivered a number of presentations this year on the importance of building psychological safety within project teams and the role which project managers play. During these presentations I’m frequently asked the question “How do I go about creating it?“. While...
Is a lack of psychological safety preventing you from delegating?

Is a lack of psychological safety preventing you from delegating?

Harvard Business Review published an article by Sabina Nawaz this week on some challenges managers face when they delegate work to their staff. The gaps identified with team members being able to perform the tasks successfully included a lack of critical thinking, a...
Don’t blame corporate culture for not cultivating psychological safety within your teams!

Don’t blame corporate culture for not cultivating psychological safety within your teams!

While speaking on the topic of psychological safety yesterday I was asked whether it is possible to create safety within a team if the prevailing culture of the department or overall organization is toxic. We would all like to work for companies where leadership teams...