Are You On The Right Bus?

Have you ever found yourself in a job, relationship or situation that you had a deep knowing was not right for you? This is a sign that you may not be on the right bus. “When you let go of how you think things SHOULD BE and embrace how it IS, your life will magically become the one you’ve been …

Letting Go And Living In The Present

Many of us have expectations about how our life should be. We often try to live up to the expectations of others and, on top of this, we often put a lot of pressure on ourselves to become the person we think we should be. If we constantly focus on how we think things should be, we forget to live …

Reach Your Potential

Before we start to reach our potential, it’s important to understand that we have far more potential than we actually think we do. For any of you who have kids, you will know that at the birth of your first child, your life completely changes overnight and you are thrown in the deep end where sinking is not an option. …

Depression Warning Signs

Being in business can be really challenging. Recently, a business colleague of mine brought up the subject of depression in relation to business owners. I think many people (particularly males) experience some (or many)  signs of depression and hide it. In fact, depression warning signs are often hard to spot because they tend to creep up on you. I believe …

Building A Lifestyle Business (Interview With Sam Bowden)

These days, many business owners are very excited about getting involved in a “start-up”. There is potential to start out with a great idea and a garage, and then in 5-10 years, sell out to a giant for many millions of dollars. At age 22, this was very attractive to me too. Now, I’ve created something that works much better …

Choosing To Be Happy – Finding Happiness By Choice

Happiness can be such an “airy fairy” topic. However, I think it’s important to stop every so often to reflect that happiness is actually the thing that we are all after in life. Think about it … EVERYTHING we do is designed to move us either AWAY from “un-happiness”, or TOWARDS happiness Watch the video below which explains everything.

Expectations – Changing Your Definition of Success

Expectations … Let me tell you what I have come to learn about them … They can HARM you. I am sorry for being blunt but I really need to express my opinion about expectations because I think they are dangerous and can potentially damage your life.

I’ll Be Happy When …

So you’re not satisfied with life? You think it has no purpose or meaning? You think there should be more? Perhaps you don’t feel happy, or satisfied or fulfilled – or you’re sad, lonely and scared. So here’s my question … Is the PURSUIT of happiness itself creating stress in your life?

Valentines Day

The cynic might say that Valentines Day is all about commercialism and the romantic might say it’s only about love but I say it’s another day of awareness of giving, in the name of love. What is wrong with giving someone a bunch of flowers on February 14th?  So what if that becomes the only day of the year that …

To have a friend is to be one first

To receive friendship then first you must give friendship. It is impossible to be a friend without being a giver and I’m not talking in the monetary sense. It costs nothing to lend an ear, give a hand or supply a shoulder. It can be as simple as sharing laughter, or as effortless as an appropriate smile. It can be …