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Communication Skills

Every now and again there’s something that’s put on Facebook that really encourages me to open my eyes, prick my ears and rub my hands in glee.  The most recent was a photo of an autistic pupil’s answer sheet to their teacher’s spelling test.  It’s one of those things that on the surface made me […]

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Why your line managers are the best thing about your business

 Here’s something interesting the I’ve read today and wanted to share.  Every year I participate in the CIPD Learning and Development survey and look forward to reading the results when they are published.  This year’s survey has been accompanied by an article in People Management magazine by David Waller and states the case Why your […]

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What’s The Point?

Hmmm, where to start… What’s the point….. I haven’t really touched my website for over 12 months… you see..I’ve been busy…working which isn’t really such a bad thing when you’re self-employed right? (How many generalisations, deletions and distortions in there eh?) There is a conundrum in business  (O.K. I’ll own it)… I have a conundrum… […]

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Strategic Thinking!

 Today I’m facilitating a regional strategic planning day….. I’m starting with this clip from one of my favourite movies, Patch Adams   It’s going to be a great day! Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on […]

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It’s Time…..

Apologies for being away for a while, I am aware that the cardinal rule of the internet is ‘absence makes people forget you’! which is an amazing re-frame eh! Anyhoo, I’ve had a very busy few months working with a region to set up their training and development. It’s been great development for me to […]

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Meditation Can Reduce Stress?

I saw this report on the BBC News today and loved the results of the MI scan.  If you want to see the effect you can have on your own mind spend a few moments watching this report…… Mind you, I consciously chose not to listen to the reporter’s waffle as it was sending me […]

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Happy New Year!!!!

Happy New Year one and all! So…. how’s the resolutions going?  Day 2…. 2012….. nicotine patch is itching….. ink on the gym membership card is nearly dry….. new trainers still in the box (but will be used when the card is dry!). This is the time of year when for no obvious reason (to me) […]

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News Flash!

Belief Busting! has now sold out and we’ve been asked to add an extra date!  Make sure you reserve your place now!   If you’d like a free copy of ‘How you could be holding yourself back  (and what you can do about it) then leave your details here! Image: Arvind Balaraman / FreeDigitalPhotos.net Bookmark […]

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The Five Freedoms of Virginia Satir

I’ve been loaned a great book of a brilliant friend and wanted to share a part of it with you today.  The book is called Satir Step by Step: A Guide to Creating Change in Families and is an account of the work of Virginia Satir, one of the most prolific therapists of the 20th Century.  […]

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