I just love the cherry blossom at this time of year. Whether that’s because the tree is just so darn pretty or because it’s the first sign (finally) that spring is around the corner, or whether it’s because it transports me back to reading bedtime stories to my then three year old. (This latter point… Continue reading Cherry Blossom
Mother’s Day: breakfast in bed, flowers, a card, perhaps even lunch out with the family. This is my family memory of what happened once a year during my childhood. We may hate the modern commercialisation of Mother’s Day but a version of this is still played out on social media in our respective groups of… Continue reading Breakfast in Bed
Where’s the best place to go to get inspiration? An art gallery or a windswept mountainside? A busy café or train station? Does lots of noise help? Or is it more productive to be in silence? Or perhaps we get inspiration through an activity like walking, running or cycling? Or perhaps just curled up on… Continue reading Somewhere on a sofa
I’ve been coaching individuals and facilitating teams to unlock their potential for more years than I care to shake a stick at. And, like a dentist with bad teeth or a tailor with ill-fitting clothes, I appear to have failed to take my own advice just when I needed it most. And I’m only just… Continue reading Do I dare to dream?
You can influence your own confidence