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Christmas Lessons on Time Management

Posted on 11 December, 2019 at 5:20


Photo by Barry Plott from Pexels


 

I had a conversation with a freelance colleague recently about Christmas and the lessons we can learn from it.


As a freelancer, with a freelancer husband, she was talking about the dilemma of having to work for some of the time during the ho...

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Drifting

Posted on 31 October, 2019 at 6:35



“If you don’t know what you want you’ll end up with what you get”

Unknown

 


We are all somewhere - home, location, relationsh...

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Wilson!

Posted on 12 September, 2019 at 4:25



Are you one of those people who feel you are brilliant at solving other peoples’ problems, but useless at solving your own?


It is often the case that we can see other peoples’ situations in a much clearer light than our own, clouded as they can be by our imposter syndrome, ...

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Kindness

Posted on 22 August, 2019 at 5:20


Photo by Robert Baker on Unsplash


Constant kindness can accomplish much. As the sun makes ice melt, kindness causes misunderstanding, mistrust, and hostility to evaporate.

Albert Schweitzer



I was sta...

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Quiet

Posted on 15 August, 2019 at 6:15

Photo by Johannes Plenio on Unsplash

Follow effective action with quiet reflection.

From the quiet reflection will come even more effective action.

Peter Drucker



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Generosity

Posted on 11 July, 2019 at 3:55


"One's performance is often heightened by the brilliance and generosity of other actors."

Cyril Cusack


How many times have you found that your work or career has been taken to another level, or just mad...

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Enjoy the Journey

Posted on 5 June, 2019 at 3:20

Fear Doesn't Have to Stop You

Posted on 23 May, 2019 at 0:10




Last week, I got stuck in a lift.  

 

It wasn’t quite as dramatic as it sounds: the outside wall of the lift was glass, overlooking a wide open expanse; the lift never moved so I was just stuck on the ground floor, not between floors; I was only in there for 5 minutes; and the alarm button was extr...

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Take Five with Shannon Reed

Posted on 14 March, 2019 at 4:25




Shannon Reed lives in East Dulwich, South London, and is the owner of Mockingbird Makes and is an inspiring speaker on Creativity for Wellness with over 15 years experience in creative innovation and personal development. She is also trained in Neuro-Linguistic Programming and Mindfulness...
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Happy Valentine's Day

Posted on 14 February, 2019 at 3:30



"Love yourself first and everything else falls into line. You really have to love yourself to get anything done in this world."

Lucille Ball


Wherever you look today, there are Valentine’s Day cards, chocolates,...

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