You know this!

Have you ever said to yourself, ‘I know this, what has led me to do this?’ I had that moment in Greece this summer.  It was the end of the evening and I was cleaning up the patio before bed....

Where does your work take you?

The inspiration for this blog comes as I plan ahead to an event at Edinburgh Zoo! I am excited to work with the new client and to hold the event at Edinburgh Zoo conference facilities.  As I was feeling the...

Where are you going?

Where is your business going?  What are you doing to get there? Some might say in business these are very simple questions with clear, structured plans that are well understood by all business leaders who are working to deliver in...

Light Up

Light up your Career

The new year offer opportunities to do different things, to focus fully in areas that would otherwise drop into the mass of other demands on your attention and time. I spend a lot of time working with clients on finding...

You are here!

Every moment of every day you are here.  Here in this moment, not in the past and not yet in the future. Is being right here, right now what you and your business need? Take a step back for a...

How ready are you?

To go back to the office, to take time out on parental leave, to take on a new job, take a career change or retire? I spend a lot of my day talking about exactly this, from the perspective of...

Things I used to believe!

I work better under pressure!  I really believed this. When working on my first dissertation I was still writing the night before the deadline. I also had a bubble jet printer which took hours to print. I now wonder what...

Positive Destination

Have you ever found yourself in, or following redundancy, a career break, being on furlough or starting retirement and struggle to find the words to tell your story positively? I am spending a lot of time with my client at...

Listen Up!

Coaches talk about listening to listen, rather than listening to respond or comment.  Listening usually means paying attention to someone speaking, following the conversation and taking in what is being said.  Listening takes concentration, effort and skill. When you are...

The Power of Silence

What does silence do for you? I find when I am in my office alone, I put on music to fill the silence.  I sometimes find myself singing along and turning the music up little by little.  I hadn’t really...

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