But What If…

But What If…

My previous post was about getting more of what you want into you life and inevitably folk ask, ‘But what if…’ and come up with reasons why it’s not possible. In fact whenever I talk about work- or life-improvement there are the naysayers who...

Leave a Legacy

Steven Covey says:“There are certain things that are fundamental to human fulfillment. The essence of these needs is captured in the phrase; to live, to love, to learn, to leave a legacy. The need to live is our physical need for such things as food, clothing,...

Who believed in you?

An article in the newspaper caught my eye last week. It was discussing the current England rugby union team and the individuals within it. The point the article was making was about the supporting cast, the people behind the scenes who had made some of the individuals...

Job Snobbery?

The news today is suggesting that some young people are job snobs and I think I agree, but is it their fault? The Recruitment Society has suggested that some young people are leaving jobs because it  doesn’t utilise their qualifications well or they are...

Living your dream – Stephen Donald

  Looking back at the World Cup that finished last week… Stephen Donald has just lived out his fantasy, and if not his own then certainly that of  thousands of rugby-loving folk. If you missed it, he was the Kiwis fourth-choice stand-off at the start of the...

The ice has claimed another victim!

I slipped on the ice on Sunday – vicious nasty black stuff formed from the layer of sleet the previous night. A comic book fall – my legs went out from under me and I landed on my back. On the steps. Really rather painful and I probably should have gone to...