How Do Introverts Succeed in Business?

Think you know what it means to be introverted?  Well, if your idea of an introvert is a socially awkward, anxious person, who's overly shy, if you think being introverted is a bad thing, or that it is simply a lack of extravert 'skills', then think again.  In fact, you might be an introvert and … Continue reading How Do Introverts Succeed in Business?

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Freedom Within a Framework – a Model for Rule Breakers and Routine Haters

Hate rigidity?  Hate Schedules?  Try working like Benjamin Franklin.  Let me explain. I'm not really into rigidity.  I hate scheduling that doesn't allow me room to wriggle and adjust.  In fact, I know myself well enough to know that if I impose too tight a schedule on myself then I'll just break it.  Almost deliberately. … Continue reading Freedom Within a Framework – a Model for Rule Breakers and Routine Haters

Open Up to Learning and Enrich Your Life

This week I have joined the first ever annual Group Coaching Megasummit.  It's a resource for coaches, consultants, therapists etc, who want to are or thinking of implementing a facility for coaching groups online.  So far I've completed day one, and I don't mind telling you that I am incredibly impressed.  Thanks to Gina Hiatt (of … Continue reading Open Up to Learning and Enrich Your Life

What exactly are we teaching our children?

I was quite moved by a blog today on the Adventures of Fanny P.  It really made me think. I would like you to read it yourself (and the author is very witty and engaging anyway so I recommend a read generally), so please visit the above link, but the gist of it was that … Continue reading What exactly are we teaching our children?

Individuality. Be Yourself and Do It YOUR Way!

Last night, I sat on the couch and watched UFC The Ultimate Fighter (in which contestants fight their way towards a contract with the UFC).  I'm really enjoying this show.  At the same time, I was knitting a sweater. Knitting and UFC.  You might not put those things together very often. But why not? I … Continue reading Individuality. Be Yourself and Do It YOUR Way!