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3 Ways to Slow Down and Live at a Right Pace

Updated on October 18th, 2018

Modern life in industrialised societies has become very fast. Subjected to a constant barrage of information, interactions, and opportunities from all over the world, at all times, many of us are feeling the overwhelm, and the stress and strain of it. I believe that slowing down, and living life at a pace that feels right for you, is the number one thing you can do to make your life happier.

Read on to discover 3 ways to do just Read-more

25 small tweaks that will make a difference to your life

Updated on October 18th, 2018

There are times in life when we need a sweeping change, in order to move forward, feel better, or be happier. Then at other times, small tweaks are all we need to refresh our life, and feel more satisfied. Tweaks can be just as effective as sweeping changes, and have just as big an impact.

So if you feel like tweaking your life, yet aren’t sure where or how, read on for 25 simple tweaks that will make a difference Read-more

Sweep or tweak? Find out which kind of change is right for you.

Updated on October 18th, 2018

Change is not equals change. Therefore, one of the things you need to consider when thinking of making a change in your life is: How radical do you want to be? Do you feel like making a sweeping change, or will some well-placed tweaks do? Both can work equally well. What you choose depends on where you are in your life, your circumstances, and your level of comfort with taking risks.

Read on to find out what’s right for you!Read-more

The Number One Thing to Get Right for a Happy Life

Updated on November 30th, 2017

I won’t give it away here… Read on to find out what it is! 🙂

I’ve long felt that my life was too fast.

When I worked in management consulting, we used to pride ourselves on getting a lot done in a short time. We were bright, fast thinkers. We wanted to be one step ahead of our clients, in order to advise them well. We were leading fast-paced change projects alongside them – role-modelling efficiency and productivity – so … Read-more

Lost for Purpose? Look in These 5 Places

Updated on April 2nd, 2019

Lacking purpose and not knowing where to find it is one of the key issues that my clients struggle with when they’re wanting to create a life they love. So I have done a bit of research with past clients about what has given them purpose. I found that it boiled down to 5 common Purpose-Giving Places that people mentioned again and again. Read on to discover what these are and be inspired to find more purpose in your life!Read-more

Got Personal Development Fatigue? Do this!

Updated on October 18th, 2018

Fed up with aspirational, inspirational, motivational statements egging you on to constant personal development and self-improvement? Tired of always working on yourself, trying (and often failing) to be more, bigger and better, in a never-ending chase of that next level of growth? Had enough of constantly positive thinking? Disillusioned with the results you’ve obtained (or not)?

It sounds to me like you’ve got PDFPersonal Development Fatigue. Here’s a remedy – read on to find out Read-more

55 Cool Questions for Reviewing Your Year

Updated on October 18th, 2018

December – the year is drawing to a close. Time to pause and look back at what’s happened in my life over the past twelve months. I like doing that – do you? I asked this question at a networking meeting, and only 1 of 14 attendees said they did, too.

Still: If you’re not reviewing your year, you’re missing out!

So get reviewing now, and pick your favourites from my collection of 55 Cool Questions for Reviewing Your YearRead-more

Want to leave the corporate rut? 11 practices to help you actually do it

Updated on August 3rd, 2021

Dear Seasoned and Successful Corporate Professional:

Has your job or career become a straitjacket? Do you ever wonder what else you’d discover in life, if you had the time to actually explore it? Or what it would be like to work at your pace, or do your thing? 

If you’ve been thinking, dreaming, fantasizing, even talking about leaving the corporate world – yet have never done anything about it: Here are 11 practices that will help you leave. For Read-more

My 3 best compassionate tips for starting again after a break

Updated on October 18th, 2018

The Summer‘s not quite over… and yet, it always feels that, with September, a new energy sweeps in: The anticipation of cooler days. Greater focus. And the sense of a re-start. Almost like another January!

Starting our work and everyday life routine again after the summer is not easy. So I thought I’d share my 3 best compassionate tips for how to ease yourself back into the swing of things after summer – or after any longer break! Here Read-more

Simple ideas to enjoy that summer feeling – even if you’re working, or not going away!

Updated on June 24th, 2019

Summer’s finally here – at least where I live! It evokes childhood memories of long, lazy, light days; freedom from schedules; outdoors explorations and holiday adventures.

Yet in adult life it’s easy to lose that summer feeling: Holidays are shorter, work doesn’t stop, families still need to be looked after and commitments don’t go away.

So read on for my Simple Summer Ideasthere’s about 43 in this post – for getting into and keeping up that summer feeling!Read-more


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