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Surviving or thriving?

Whilst discussing the definition of success with a client recently, she said to me ‘I’m surviving but I’m not really thriving.’ As part of Claire’s session, we did some research into ‘thriving’. In her book, Thrive: The Third Metric to Redefining … Continue reading

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How do you define success?

The Oxford English Dictionary defines ‘success’ thus: The accomplishment of an aim or purpose. The attainment of fame, wealth, or social status. A person or thing that achieves desired aims or attains fame, wealth, etc. The media certainly suggests to … Continue reading

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When you’ve made the big changes, what’s next?

During the course of a coaching programme, many of my clients will make some pretty big changes to their work or to their lives. These big changes have dramatic results. What happens after that? Is that it – job done? … Continue reading

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Would you aim to be a zero?

Have you ever read something that is so counter-intuitive that you have to go back and read it again? That happened to me recently whilst reading Chris Hadfield‘s book ‘An astronaut’s guide to life on Earth‘. Chapter nine is entitled … Continue reading

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Seven years on – how blogging changed my life

Back in 2010, I was in a session with my coach talking about my future goals and aspirations. We talked about my love of writing and Liza challenged me to put my writing out there in public view: the thought … Continue reading

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Life lessons from Adele

At the Grammys in 2016, Adele’s live performance of All I Ask was blighted by sound problems. Speaking on The Ellen Show later that week, she said, ‘Next time I have any sound issues, I am going to start over. … Continue reading

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You’ll never get anything done if you don’t do this

Picture this. As I’m falling asleep one night, I think to myself ‘I must do the washing tomorrow’ and decide I’ll do it first thing before work. Next morning, I sort the washing into lights, darks, and delicates. I carry … Continue reading

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