Having spent ages knowing there was something not quite working in my business, I had to take a moment and think long and hard about what that was. A little voice whispered: Look in the mirror – there is no justification for fear in any form. I so didn’t want to take a look in… Read more
If you had asked me seven years ago whether it was a good idea to share I probably would have said no. We are raised to be guarded and protect our assets. Yet so many people talk about sharing creating abundance. How exactly could that be possible? All those years ago, I lived in fear… Read more
Have you ever felt that you don’t fit in? You know that feeling… the one that makes you think no matter where you go or who you talk to, you are not normal! Well, the good news is this: Everyone is weird. There is no such thing as normal – hooray! Don’t believe me? Well… Read more
“Oh oh oho It’s Magic you know…” Pilot sang these words in 1974. That song has been covered many times, but the magic is still there. Last year I was helping a friend at an event. The chap in the stall next to us was a magician. Oh, the excitement I felt when I thought… Read more
Back in my HR days, we had loads of weird people in charge. I remember a manager once referring to a staff member’s suggestion as being ‘somewhat opaque’. Really? Yes, really! I quite liked the staff member’s idea and remember thinking if they were both on the same page, that suggestion could make a huge… Read more
You’ve been working your socks off on your business, have you thought about how much progress you’ve made? If you are anything like me probably not! Here’s a super idea to get you knowing for sure, with only six simple steps to take. It’s helped me so much in my own development. Let’s get practical…… Read more
As a practitioner or business owner, how many times have you heard the phrase “I can’t afford you, can we swap?” or even worse “Can you do that for free?” It took me a long time to realise that when someone uses phrases like that, what they really mean is “I don’t value you”. What… Read more
I’m not much of a gardener. So what has possessed me to write a blog about what a garden can do for you? And how does that relate to business? More than you think! A number of articles in Psychology Today talk about the benefits of gardening. Some of which include relaxation, learning to live… Read more
We all want to make the most of our waking life and yet we spend so much time asleep! The maths is easy: based on the average person sleeping 8 hours a night, that’s one-third of a day in dreamland. The average person, like you, dreams 4-7 times during an eight-hour sleep. You are probably… Read more
Setting up your own practice takes time, money and energy.
It’s so exciting. If you are anything like me, you just want to focus on what you love doing and do more of it. And. Nothing. Else!
Well, that led me to an epic fail…