Work smarter…

Many of the business owners I work with have fallen into the trap of working too many hours and ending up where work has taken priority. As well as not seeing enough of our friends and family there are consequences for our wellbeing too. Often though this dedication...

Different question…different answer

Have you ever been asked a question and thought “what a silly question”? I bet you have! But have you ever stopped to think what made it seem “silly” to you? In my experience questions often tend to seem “silly” when the answer is glaringly obvious to us. Let me give...

Same problem?

In business and in life we often face problems or situations that seem challenging. But who do we talk to about them? Having someone to listen, offer support, encouragement and even advice is always important, but especially so when times are hard. When I say ‘times...

Take responsibility…

At the end of last year my friends daughter Sophie headed off to Cardiff university to study Geology. She was so happy, but recently she made another very important decision that I both admire and respect her for. So what did she do? For weeks she had not been happy...

Change your environment….

Do you struggle to get through your to do list? Recently I set myself a goal of writing two chapters of my book. Although writing the book is something that I would like to do,  I still found myself struggling to make the time. So what was stopping me and how did I...