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Are obstacles to your progress holding you back in an area of your life? You are not alone. Progress can get waylaid. We all get those phases in life. The best way to think of working through obstacles is that lovely phrase “Every storm will pass”. Easier said than done was my answer of choice… Read More ➸

“Obstacles, like obstacle course races…a whole lot of them one after another!” Sound familiar? That’s how one of my clients described her life. Let’s get straight to the point, did you know you are in control of your own obstacles? Yes. No. Maybe. Whichever you answered, it doesn’t change the fact that you are in… Read More ➸

Do you see yourself in this description from Forbes.com: “Successful entrepreneurs understand that they must work on their business, not in their business. Getting caught up in the minutiae of presentations, phone calls, meetings, and emails can distract the entrepreneur from the heart of the business. They have a product that meets a need, they don’t ignore anything, they grow… 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 ➸

Reflection is a great tool, until you look in the mirror! It’s taken a long old road (and a lot of support) to get to the point today when I can look back over the year and think “Wow, I really did that. I really did well!” Being proud of achievements earned over the last… Read More ➸

“Your network creates your net worth.” When I first heard those words I thought, ‘oh boy, another one of those sayings…’ Part of the reason was because I really didn’t like networking and didn’t want this to be true at all! By all definitions I am an extrovert, chatty and like people, so why would… Read More ➸

Nerves are kicking in, the gun is fired. Fiercely contending for a medal, they run with conviction. The medal is won. Watching the movie ‘Chariots of Fire’ the other day, made me realise just how running for Olympic gold is like running a business! As we hear the call to business adventure, we kneel down… Read More ➸

You know exactly how to say thank-you to get results… or do you? Good manners are a given. Yet it’s very rare to find someone, like you, who truly appreciates the importance of showing gratitude. Here, I am talking about gratitude in a meaningful and mindful way. “When a miracle finds you, give thanks. To… Read More ➸