Watch the discussion between four experts – Dr Michael Carr-Gregg, Dr Tim Hawkes, Senator Jane Hume and Jason Clarke – as they share their perspectives on life and work for Australians as we emerge from the coronavirus lockdown.
This week and over the coming weeks, many of us across Australia are returning back to work, school and a ‘new normal’ way of life. The challenges that this great ‘re-entry’ brings are many. Momentum First clients are sharing that some of the rituals, routines and micro-habits that served us and made up our [...]
Sometimes you need a quick ‘re-set button’ for your work and life, especially during these hugely disruptive and volatile times we currently find ourselves in. Here are two of the most common questions our clients are asking at the moment, and our brief answers: Q: How do I best support and engage my team [...]
Being anxious is a completely normal response to stressful events. Given the upheaval, uncertainty and devastation that the coronavirus pandemic has brought about, it is especially important that we are aware of, and try to reduce, our anxiety at this time. In 2019, Momentum First Founder and Principal Coach Brigitte Johnson became a Mental Health [...]
Millions of us have pivoted to remote working as we adapt to our government's response to the COVID-19 pandemic and put our nation's safety first. For many, the physical boundaries between work and home now fall away and as many schools close, families are home together. The question we have received most in the [...]
Over the past few weeks, Momentum First’s Brigitte Johnson and Dr Michael Carr-Gregg have spoken with more than 1,000 professionals including parents, teachers and organisational leaders, as well as with hundreds of students. Embracing technology has helped us to feel more connected than ever before. Some really strong messages have come out of these [...]
In every country around the world, each corner of the globe, working parents like us are concerned about the threat that the COVID-19 virus has placed upon our health, our society and our livelihoods. These are exceptional times, and this week we turn our thoughts to the wellbeing of our children and how to [...]
Thursday Thoughts give you one idea you can use to boost your wellbeing. Useful, evidence-based strategies that have come from our collective experience working with clients and are proven to boost your energy and focus and reduce your stress and workload. With 40 days until Christmas, today's Thursday Thought is about how you start your [...]