Be More Artist – How to Work Straight From The Heart

I suppose Art School is teaching me more than just art.  I’m surrounded by artists of different types, not just in the work that they produce but also in their approach to life. The course I’m doing – a foundation degree in art design and practice is...

What Do Life’s Milestones Mean To You?

We all talk about them.  Whether we’re about to turn 30, 40, 50 or more, these are significant numbers and a time when we think about how quickly life marches on.   Expressions like “life begins at 40”, or “50 is the new 40” have come about because we like to believe...

When Is A Good Time To Change Your Life?

It can be a struggle this one.  There are so many things in life to do, new things, new careers, new adventures, new jobs, weight loss…… and it’s never the right time. I found it hard changing from my nice sensible financial services job.  It felt secure, not in the...

Is Asking For Help Admitting Failure? Think Again

Social media is full of success stories, everyone shouts about what’s going well in their lives and businesses. So sometimes sitting reading it all can make you feel more than a little inadequate. Sometimes you have to cut through the rubbish and the PR and get...

When Opportunity Knocks – What Do You Do?

I’ve been thinking a great deal about opportunities at the moment.  I’ve just taken on a new client and her challenges are very similar to challenges I’ve experienced in the past and this continues to challenge me now. Opportunities are fantastic...

Do You Have The Motivation?

I wrote this blog post way back when – it came up on a google search so I thought I’d share it with you.  It talks about dieting but can be applied to any goals. Wouldn’t we all just love to be able to capture and bottle motivation?  This blog post is all...