Category Archives: career

Failure? Fear not!

Fear of failure can be crippling. Paralysed by an inability to embrace the benefit of an experience for its own sake; we do nothing rather than risk the embarrassment and humiliation of failure. But failure is only a step along the way … Continue reading

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The secret to setting goals that matter – and actually achieving them

When it comes to goals, it’s easy to ‘set and forget’. Often, we take the time to write them down – and then never revisit them – much less achieve them. “The bad news is time flies. The good news … Continue reading

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Change your life in 3 easy steps (and 15 minutes)

“When you wish upon a star…” The next line of that old Walt Disney classic should be: “… it makes no difference TO who you are…” Fairy tales teach us that anything is possible if we just believe. I’m here … Continue reading

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Top 5: Management lessons from motherhood

Everything I know about management, I learned from being a mum. Well, everything useful, at any rate. Motherhood develops some often under-recognised life-skills that translate seamlessly into management best practice. If you’re a mum on the verge of returning to … Continue reading

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