|Posted on 25 November, 2020 at 4:20|
In the confusion of what we can/can't, should/shouldn't be doing, this is a tool I have been using with some of my coaching clients during these times when it can feel that everything is out of your control. It might be of use to some of you.
Get a piece of paper and draw a circle in the ce...Read Full Post »
|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...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 22 August, 2019 at 5:20|
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Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust, and hostility to evaporate.
I was sta...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 15 August, 2019 at 6:15|
Follow effective action with quiet reflection.
From the quiet reflection will come even more effective action.
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|Posted on 11 July, 2019 at 3:55|
"One's performance is often heightened by the brilliance and generosity of other actors."
How many times have you found that your work or career has been taken to another level, or just mad...Read Full Post »
|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...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 14 March, 2019 at 4:25|
|Posted on 14 February, 2019 at 3:30|
"Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world."
Wherever you look today, there are Valentine’s Day cards, chocolates,...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 31 January, 2019 at 5:00|
Who have been your major positive influences, who have helped to shape you in ways you never realised?
It is the late 1960s. I am sitting watching my paternal Grandmother, Victoria, putting on her makeup. This is the first time I have been allowed to do so. She will be dead in a ...Read Full Post »