Focus On BuildIng The New

The secret of change is in how and where we focus our energy.  We can make change so much easier to achieve if we put our energy on what we have to do…do in new ways with new thinking…do differently…do more creatively. You don’t have to ignore the past. Unravel what has been stopping you, as this will give you …

Speak To Their Needs

When people ask you “What do you do?” it can be tough if your profession has a stereotype that is not true for who you are.  Surveys show that some professions are perceived as more trustworthy than others – regardless of how trustworthy you as a person are. However, there are few things you can do to help. I was …

Say your dream out loud

There is magic in saying your dream goal out loud…and not just thinking it in your head. When you force yourself to articulate what you want, it forces you to get clear. The process of putting words to it will make you move from vagueness to clarity. It makes you get real about whether you really want it or just “think” …

Risk Disappointment

Will you risk being disappointed?  Most people won’t. We won’t because we want guarantees…we won’t because we don’t want to feel the pain that disappointment evokes…we won’t because we think it should be easy. This is your challenge. This week risk being disappointed. Risk feeling…. take that step… dare to venture forth with the risk of disappointment at your side. …

Spring Clean Your Life

  There is something about spring that wakes us up and makes us want to sprinkle its’ energy through the whole of our lives. The wonderful freelance journalist Michaela Fox interviewed me recently about this very concept for an article in Women’s Agenda. Below is the article with many of my comments on spring cleaning your life: Spring Clean your …

The Getting of Clarity

We often say the words “I don’t know what to do…” when we want to change something in our lives or want to start something new. Most of us say the words ‘I don’t know’ too readily though. Too quickly…before we have even given ourselves time to know… And when we do stop to delve a little deeper, invariably we …