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Find your Why to Lead in Safety

Sue Chennell - Wednesday, February 08, 2017
  • As a ten year old, sitting in the Festival Theatre in Adelaide next to my Mum, I remember being transfixed by the poise, grace and power of the ballet dancers we had a yearly subscription to see. Instead of watching their costumes I was absorbed in their bodies and physicality. Without a doubt this led me to being a physiotherapist, later an ergonomist and in recent times a health and safety consultant. Lately I’ve been thinking about these ballet dancers as I consider WHY I’m in this profession. 
  • Simon Sinek (and his third most watched TED talk of all time) probably prompted it but I’m sure my curious 3 year old who asks me WHY about 37 times a day is the main reason.
  • As a health and safety professional or someone in an organisation responsible for it, it is really worth considering Sinek’s concept of ‘Starting with WHY’ and applying it to our roles to lead and influence.
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Future Proofing Workplace Health and Safety

Sue Chennell - Tuesday, March 08, 2016

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Selling Safety to the Masses

Sue Chennell - Sunday, August 02, 2015

Last year I had the opportunity to deliver a ‘safety workshop’ to a group of 80, twenty-something marketing experts. 
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Managing Workplace Mental Wellbeing

Sue Chennell - Monday, April 20, 2015

Managing Workplace Mental Wellbeing  
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Welcome to Shared Safety and Risk

Sue Chennell - Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Hi and welcome to Shared Safety and Risk. The purpose of this blog, like our business, is to provide you a different perspective on the world of work health and safety. We love the ongoing collaboration we have with our clients and tailoring innovative and sustainable solutions for them.  
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