*WARNING* – This blog post contains an image that coffee lovers may find distressing. Please view with caution. This was the aftermath of the scene of devastation I unintentionally created in the kitchen this morning. (I know, I know. If you’re a coffee drinker then this may be hard to look at for too long. If … More There’s No Point Crying Over Spilt Coffee
Jim Rohn was the motivational speaker who shared the following piece of advice; “You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with.” The rule suggests that the five people you spend the most time with shape who you are….and we might interact with many people, but the few who are … More Who’s In Your Circle?
Last night I was in a bad mood. No. Correction. I was in a really foul mood. As I was coming up out of the underground station at the same time everyone else was in the midst of the commuter rush at about 5:30pm I thought to myself; ‘It’s Friday, I bet everyone’s relieved it’s the weekend, … More When Your Emotions Take The Driving Seat And Go For A Joyride
I love sports, and when I was growing up it was one of my favourite things to do. When summer came around and it was athletics season I relished getting onto the field, and I particularly loved sprint racing. I wasn’t the fastest in the year, but up there in the top few. I liked … More Are You A Sprinter Or A Long Distance Runner?
When we were asked as small children what we’d like to be when we grew up we would come up with every answer under the sun: Vet Astronaut Firefighter Teacher Circus performer A Ninja Breed fire-breathing dragons Become a dog In a child’s mind it is all completely possible: You will to be a teacher … More What Do You Want To Be When You Grow Up?
When you read about a workshop that offers to help you build your skills around the principles of good leadership what images come to mind? Personally I always think about someone in a power suit stood at the front of a small seminar room, rattling off from a boring looking power presentation and its all … More What Have You Learnt Today?
Have you ever noticed when you walk past a school on your way to work or an appointment that the world shifts from calm and quiet to hearing a tidal wave of pure energy, noise and excitement flooding your ears when children are out in the playground on their break time? If the teacher on … More Dig Out Your Superhero Underwear And Let’s Dance!