Category: You Can Do It

Stand out from the ‘flock’

Recently my wife and I went for a lovely afternoon walk along the sea wall at Goldcliffe just outside Newport – with lovely views across the Severn Estuary. On the land side of the sea wall are the flood plains with miles of fields stretching almost as far as the eye can see. As we Read More …

What’s stopping you?

Maybe it’s my age. But I have had a couple of occasions recently to pause and reflect on life, the universe and everything. For fans of The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy the answer for me was not 42. The answer was more of a question – What’s stopping me? The question was posed by Read More …

The half-life of enthusiasm

Do you remember when you have been to a concert or a show that was really fantastic? You couldn’t wait to tell people about it. You spoke about it to everyone and described how you felt and what it was like to be there. You did that for days afterwards. A week or so later Read More …

In the Firing Line

If you work in the corporate world in any sort of capacity you probably often feel that you are in the firing line. There is the threat of job insecurity coupled with the constant need to perform, meet targets and ‘prove your worth.’ So we get into work early and we stay late. Anything to Read More …