Transition: A Hard Task Mistress

Transition is a really hard task mistress and is the difference between ‘change’ and ‘transition’. Dspite our fears, the practicality of change is far more immediately and outwardly rewarding, than the internal root-deep excavation of transition. Transition can be an isolating and lonely path. It is the time when we choose a different way, set […]

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Learn to Celebrate

  If you do not celebrate your learning and reward you achievements, you will become undernourished. Beginning the next project, job or qualification, when you are already undernourished, makes it more difficult to do. Keep repeating this cycle and you will burn out. Fact. Stop, think of something you did well in the last day […]

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Just Do It

Ever had one of those days when you don’t know where to begin Sometimes an Urgent/Important Grid will work. On some days it feels like all the items on your to-do list fall into the B category of ‘immediate or crisis’ priority and then where do you start? Whatever your professional role, the list of […]

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Don’t take it for granted 

It’s easy to notice the irritations of our lives. The small problems that seemingly will not be solved. Theres the colleague who is leaving that piece of work undone, again! there’s child who stubbornly refuses to meet expectations. There is the husband who appears to maliciously (like he has the time to plot against me!), […]

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Make Hay!

Nope, ‘making hay’ is not my job title either, but, when the sun shines in this manner, perhaps it really is time to step off the conveyor belt and appreciate ‘what is’ If you are anything like me, you’ll know it’s all too easy to spend way too much time thinking ahead. When we are […]

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Get Out Of Your Head

The bigger your decision, the more difficult it is to make: I don’t know if this applies to you, but, I identified a long time ago, that whilst my gut was telling me one thing, my head was usually telling me the opposite. Being fairly intelligent and well educated is rarely any asset in this […]

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