October 9, 2020


Make a Friday a day to celebrate work well done during the week. Enjoy the weekend

September 14, 2020

Shifting Sands

Oceans and beaches continue to inspire. While walking the beach I was reminded a quote from Walt Disney – ‘Time and conditions change so rapidly that we must keep our aim constantly focused on the future’.

September 10, 2020

Are you honking today?

Lessons from Geese – Teamwork If we have as much sense as geese, we will stand by each other in difficult times as well as when we are strong.

September 9, 2020

Being Present

How are we spending our time? Is it in the past, present or future? This assessment is useful when it comes to our 1:1 meeting with staff. We need to be totally be present for these meetings. Join me on the 5-Day Challenge on 21st Sept ‘Being Present’.

September 8, 2020


When people are emotionally invested they will want to contribute more. Influencing skills come to the fore. Video below has 3 tips for influencing

September 2, 2020


Success is about forward momentum. Winston S. Churchill states it so succinctly: ‘Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.’  

September 1, 2020

Feedback is the Breakfast of Champions

Are you OK with Feedback? We need to remember that Feedback is a 2-way process.So, when giving feedback we should also be big enough to receive it.

August 30, 2020

Motivation for Monday

‘When we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better too’ Paulo Coelho. I love this quote & think it is a great one to start my week.

July 1, 2020

Virtual & Face to Face Classroom Training Programmes

VIRTUAL CLASSROOM Training: All Management Suite of programmes are available as Virtual Classroom Based training. Typically the 1 – 2-Day programmes are delivered as structured laser sessions of 60-90 minutes duration. All Personal Development programmes are available as short 1/2 or 1-Day training based delivered as structured laser sessions of 30- 60 minutes. FACE TO […]

Performance has Power

A conscious decision to raise our performance level has considerable power when followed through with supporting actions. The 4-Step PDCA Model, used over my Quality Assurance career, is a practical tool to engage. Its application puts us on a path of continuous process improvement; success achieved through its continuous forward momentum. The Plan-Do-Check-Act Cycle application […]

June 19, 2020

Performance on Purpose

‘Performance on Purpose’ BLOG Issue 19th June 2020 When last refreshing my Performance Management programme late 2019 I was reminded of a topic I am passionate about: ‘Performance on Purpose’. All programmes from then on include my quote on this subject and a brief  reflection on the importance of knowing our ‘why’ or our ‘purpose’. […]

April 22, 2020

Retirement Ready Seminar

22 April – Fantastic seminar today on Retirement Ready ( Thrive in Your Third Act) – well done to all participants who logged in and contributed greatly to success on the seminar – feedback on benefits experienced were very much appreciated. Day 2 tomorrow at 4pm Irish time Zoom ID 487 697 413 – important […]

April 9, 2020

Time for Some Serious Questions Women Executives 50+

Time for Some Serious Questions for Women Executives 50+ Women Executives 50+ do you answer yes to any of these questions: Do you lack direction? Has your confidence taken a dip? Do you feel disillusioned? Do you ask yourself ‘Where to next?’ even after your successful career of 25+ years? Do you feel stuck in […]

October 1, 2018

Care of Leadership Programme – 16th October 2018

There are still some places still available for the Care of Leadership Programme.  This programme has been described as a paradigm shift in leadership thinking. To maximise your effective in making behavioural changes join our 6-month programme now. Contact : 087 2771317 or email@ info@mcgarryconsulting.ie for further details.

September 7, 2018

C.A.R.E. of Leadership Programme – 16th October 2018

Leadership Context:  Improving leadership development was identified as the most important human resource priority in a survey of 5,561 executives spread over 109 countries (Stack et al., 2010). IBM’s Global Business Services (2008) survey on human capital issues identifies the lack of leadership capability as one of the top workforce challenges, with 75% of companies […]

Effective Performance Management Programme – 18th September 2018

Join us on the 1 Day Effective Performance Management Programme to bring your skills to the next level in creating a motivating environment where your team are highly energised and engaged in consistent goal delivery essential to the success of a business. In order to do this, business owners/managers need to be suitable skilled. Clear […]

July 20, 2017

2nd book launch – Galway , 06 April 17 at Dubray Books, Shop Street, Galway.

Friends and business community well were presented and we have a fabulous evening at Dubray’s on 06 April 2017.  

March 30, 2017

Book Launch – Limerick City Gallery of Art

Care of Leadership  Launch on 30th March at Limerick City Gallery of Art. What a wonderful milestone in my career – there was a wide attendance of well wishers across a broad spectrum of businesses – pharmaceutical, medical devices, legal, university, education ….. Professor Michael Morley officially launched ‘ Care of Leadership’ providing excellent insights […]