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Need to tackle some dull tasks? Ask yourself this question

Have you ever seen Hamlet? In Act II, Scene II, Hamlet tells Rosencrantz and Guildenstern that he sees Denmark as a prison. They disagree. Hamlet replies: ‘Why, then, ’tis none to you, for there is nothing either good or bad, … Continue reading

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Want to free yourself from distraction?

After my last post on adapting your time management to work with the season you’re in, a former client emailed me a link to this video: (If the video doesn’t play automatically for you, you can click here: A handy … Continue reading

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How can we deal with fear of change?

One of my clients is a huge fan of The Big Bang Theory and was talking to me about its recent finale and how it related to her concerns about a recent new opportunity she’s been given. Here’s the incident … Continue reading

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Do you know how to navigate your journey through the world of work?

Despite having spent almost every holiday over the last twenty years walking up a hill or along a coast, I am not that good at reading maps. On a recent holiday in the glorious scenery of North Devon, I had … Continue reading

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Got to or get to? Change what you say to change what you think

A couple of weeks ago, I was just finishing a session with a client – let’s call him Richard – and I asked him what else he was doing for the remainder of the day. ‘I should write a business … Continue reading

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Take a look through someone else’s eyes: the power of perspective

Have you ever been in this situation? You look across the office to see a colleague looking angry or distressed. ‘What’s wrong?‘ you ask. ‘Look at this email I’ve had – unbelievable!‘ comes the reply. You go over to read … Continue reading

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It’s not just the Millennials who have an issue with technology

There’s a clip on YouTube of Simon Sinek talking to Tom Bilyeu about millennials in the workplace which has been viewed over 9 million times. If you haven’t seen it before, here it is – and it’s well worth watching: … Continue reading

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