Can less really be more?

By |June 9th, 2015|

When was the last time someone asked you how things were and you immediately replied, ‘busy as ever,’ or something to that effect, because you felt that somehow this meant you were succeeding? We’ve all done it. There is this perception that being busy automatically equates to being productive and as we don’t want to admit to being unproductive we wear busyness like a badge of honour.


3 Keys to Building a Business or Organisation That Lasts

By |May 5th, 2015|

I recently had the privilege of co-hosting a leadership conference for Christian Women Leaders. Connecting and getting to hear some of the delegates’ stories was very inspiring and uplifting. It was also good to hear how people had overcome and were still overcoming challenges as they sought to build their teams, businesses and families. […]

A Cautious Personality and a Risk-taker at the Same Time?

By |April 3rd, 2015|

Entrepreneurship is very often linked to the risk taker. Starting and running your own business often requires you to take a risk or two. Being a naturally risk averse person may seem like you could never flourish as a business person or manager. Wrong. I’ll show you why. […]

Success Slowly

By |March 3rd, 2015|

The current world we live in is very fast paced. Things are changing more quickly than one ever imagined and technology is advancing faster than most of us can keep up with. While most of this is good, there is the temptation for us to expect everything else to move just as quickly. As someone […]

Take Action for a Fruitful Year

By |February 6th, 2015|

While a New Year can often bring with it the excitement of a fresh start and the possibility of new opportunities, it can also be a time of considerable pressure. This pressure comes as we start to think about what we are actually going to do in order to see the things we are hoping […]

5 Keys to Success in your Business

By |February 4th, 2015|

Starting and running a business is hard work. If you are already running your own business you probably have experience of the challenges that entrepreneurs face. When I left the practice at which I was the lead GP partner, I was full of excitement at what the future held for me. Yes, there was a […]

Business Boost

By |January 19th, 2015|

If you have spent even one day running your business, you already know that you can’t just sit back and expect things to happen.  You have to take time to create the vision you would like to see happen and then take steps to make it happen just like you envisaged it.  As Steven Covey […]

Are your relationships working?

By |September 19th, 2014|

Whether you run your own business or manage a team a work, you won’t get very far if you don’t develop good relationships with your clients or team members.  Relationships can be likened to wine; they mature and get better with age.  Like wine, this can only happen if the right ingredients were put in […]

Change your thinking, change your world

By |August 8th, 2014|

I know you’ve heard this before, but it will do no harm to hear it again.  Especially as it could change your business or career.  When Napoleon Hill wrote his book, Think and Grow Rich, there was not much known about the field of neuroscience.  Since then, there have been leaps and bounds in this area and a greater […]

Time to Stop and Recoup?

By |July 22nd, 2014|

It is that time of year when summer holidays beckon and the end of the year seems closer than it did before.  Christmas suddenly doesn’t seem so far away. Most people go away on holiday at some point during this time, and somehow business or work is not as frantic as it may have been […]