Career Ponder: Fear

  Is there anything you regret not doing due to fear? Discuss.     … [Read more...]

The Nofocusitis Epidemic

To about 50 savvy women at an event, I asked 4 questions: "How many of you are great starters at projects?" Almost all the hands went up. "How many of you are great at maintaining projects?" About 30 per cent of hands went back up. "And how many of you are great at finishing projects?" Only 4 hands went up. "And when you think about … [Read more...]

Career Ponder: Sabotage

 Have you ever sabotaged your own success? If yes, how come? … [Read more...]

Career Ponder: Control

 What are you controlling, which you could, if you wanted to, let go? … [Read more...]

Nails: Nothing has meaning except that which you give it

About three years ago, in front of about 200 people, I was lucky to receive two of the best gifts from one of the most influential teachers I have ever learnt from - Alice Haemmerle. The intangible gift was a technique I use with my clients. The tangible gift was a set of nice fingernails. Sure, I had nails, but I bit them. Short. Really short. … [Read more...]

Career Ponder: Mistakes

 Are there mistakes you make day in and day out at work?  … [Read more...]

Government Schovernment: Make It Happen

I was eves dropping on a cafe conversation next to me. Two well-heeled women were talking about the 2014 Australian Budget. They were bagging out the 'work until you are 70 then retire' policy surrounding superannuation.  Their major point of contention was in your working life you work and you have no time for enjoying things or doing what you … [Read more...]