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Christmas Lessons on Time Management

Posted on 11 December, 2019 at 5:20


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I had a conversation with a freelance colleague recently about Christmas and the lessons we can learn from it.


As a freelancer, with a freelancer husband, she was talking about the dilemma of having to work for some of the time during the ho...

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Too Early To Start Thinking About Next Year?

Posted on 7 November, 2019 at 4:15


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Does this seems familiar? January 1st, all fired up with good New Year intentions, you decide you are going to lose weight, exercise, eat more healthily, read more, learn an language…


You try to ...

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Wilson!

Posted on 12 September, 2019 at 4:25



Are you one of those people who feel you are brilliant at solving other peoples’ problems, but useless at solving your own?


It is often the case that we can see other peoples’ situations in a much clearer light than our own, clouded as they can be by our imposter syndrome, ...

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Creatives Blocks - They Happen to Us All

Posted on 29 August, 2019 at 10:35

Quiet

Posted on 15 August, 2019 at 6:15

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Follow effective action with quiet reflection.

From the quiet reflection will come even more effective action.

Peter Drucker



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Openness

Posted on 8 August, 2019 at 6:05


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It's not the style that motivates me, as much as an attitude of openness that I have when I go into a project.

Herbie Hancock


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Doing

Posted on 3 July, 2019 at 4:05


Sometimes we spend a lot of time thinking about doing something. Often a lot of that time can be spent thinking about all the things which could possibly go wrong if we do something. Prevarication is a great way to avoid mistakes.  (Or delay success.)


Conside...

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Collaboration

Posted on 28 June, 2019 at 3:20



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Sometimes we have ideas which are great, but which don't happen because of a variety of reasons: we feel we lack of time or expertise; we only have part of an idea; our idea is basically good, but limited by our thin...

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Fear Doesn't Have to Stop You

Posted on 23 May, 2019 at 0:10




Last week, I got stuck in a lift.  

 

It wasn’t quite as dramatic as it sounds: the outside wall of the lift was glass, overlooking a wide open expanse; the lift never moved so I was just stuck on the ground floor, not between floors; I was only in there for 5 minutes; and the alarm button was extr...

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Shopping for Clients

Posted on 9 May, 2019 at 5:50


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Did you buy food this week?  


I bet you did, whether it was a big, organised weekly shop, grabbing a sandwich as you were dashing between meetings, or something inbetween. Whether you love and savour food or just see it as a necessary fue...

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