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. …

Experience Is Over-rated

The Benefits of Learning Theory Prior To Gaining Experience We have all met people at work who have lots of experience and yet are still not that great at what they do. If I had been an accountant for 30 years, you’d say that I had experience. However, it doesn’t necessarily mean that I am a really good accountant just …

The Future Is Better Than You Think

Why is it that we often  FEAR the future? Do you ever get the feeling that things aren’t good?  You know that uncomfortable feeling in your stomach that something is wrong? It could be a feeling of anxiety – it’s hard to explain, but it’s just there.  I believe this is often a FEAR ABOUT THE FUTURE.  Did you know …

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 …

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?

Words Of Wisdom – Lessons From My 90 Year Old Grandmother

Earlier this year, my Grandmother turned 90. I am very lucky and very grateful that she is in my life, and she is incredibly wise. Over the years, I have learned a lot from her words of wisdom and I wanted to share some if it with you.

Why People Fail (Interview With Siimon Reynolds)

Siimon Reynolds is an extremely successful business Entrepreneur who has written a book called “Why People Fail.” His book struck a chord with me and I wanted to drill down at a higher level into 3 of the concepts he outlines. Even if you are not in business, I know you can take away an enormous amount from this interview. …