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...

Why Asking For Help Might Be The Best Thing You Ever Do

I recently wrote about not being afraid to say “no” and the time that can free up for you.  Asking for help is just as important. Considering evolution and the animal kingdom as a whole, animals often work in packs, hunting together to feed the whole...

Are You A Victim Of Your Own Kindness?

Whether you’re a parent, a partner an employee or an offspring, there’s always someone who needs help or support.  Our ability to care may be part of what makes us human, to provide help when it’s needed or simply just in our day to day nurturing of others. Think...

My Secret Ingredient For Great Goal Setting

Happy New Year It’s my job.  I work with goals.  Goals for individuals, goals for teams, goals to lose weight, goals to start and grow businesses.  My moto ” A goal is for ever not just for new year”   despite this I do always dutifully sit down over...

Don’t Just Dream It….

October may feel a strange time to be talking about goals, most of us plan them in January and have forgotten about them 3 months later.  I find now a really good time to focus on them.  The distractions of summer are over and aside from Christmas there’s less to...

My last blog post was all about seizing opportunities when they arise, I was thinking about the past and how I’d grabbed the Neal’s Yard Remedies – Organics opportunity, what I didn’t say was that my only regret was not doing it sooner –...