A Day In The Life Of An Executive Coach – Women In Leadership, The Guardian website

Tell us a little bit about what you do and what a typical day looks like. I work with both organisations and individuals, so my days can vary greatly. I might go into a company and work with an executive for a couple of hours, helping them work through particular challenges. I might coach private [...]

A Day In The Life Of An Executive Coach – Women In Leadership, The Guardian website 2017-12-27T16:56:49+00:00

Co-actively Growing Hope For The Children

Have you ever had an exciting idea, which then grew into a plan, then the plan took on a life of its own, picked you up and brought you with it? I’ve just returned from an amazing adventure in India that occurred just this way. The seed of the idea was planted when I met [...]

Co-actively Growing Hope For The Children 2017-12-27T16:56:49+00:00

Get back in the driver’s seat of your life

Do you sometimes feel as though you’re not at the steering wheel of your own life? In fact, thinking about it, do you actually even know where you want to go on your journey? Drifting through life or worse, feeling out of control, can cause a lot of damage to your wellbeing and self-esteem. The [...]

Get back in the driver’s seat of your life 2017-12-27T16:56:49+00:00

5 Steps To Greater Confidence

When I worked in PR many moons ago, part of my job was preparing senior executives for press interview. The thing that struck me most was how nervous and lacking in confidence these otherwise very confident and accomplished individuals would be at the thought of giving a press interview. The other thing that stood out [...]

5 Steps To Greater Confidence 2017-12-27T16:56:50+00:00

Pleasure and Purpose

In his book, Happiness by Design, Paul Dolan writes about finding a balance of pleasure and purpose in everyday life. Some of us, he argues, are 'pleasure machines', seeking out short-term gratification without paying close enough attention to our lifelong goals, whereas others are 'purpose engines', so determined to get to the destination that we [...]

Pleasure and Purpose 2017-12-27T16:56:50+00:00