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Raising the Game
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There is no Superman
I was 30 years old, the mother of a new baby and overwhelmed with panic. I remember the sheer desperation of that drive, knowing I needed to buy food.
New Book Resolutions
Five ways to re-kindle the joy of reading in children.
Breaking Through the Pain Barrier
It’s no secret that the first ten minutes of physical exercise are enough to conquer the faint-hearted but, for those with the tenacity to persevere, there builds a blissful momentum that equates to engaging top gear in a car. It’s the same with presenting, every time.
5 Uncomfortable Questions about Leadership
A good leadership coach won’t rely solely on the rule-book of positive thinking in case they run the risk of numbing their clients into complacency.
Making the Most of Focus Time
Here are 5 Ways to Use Timers for Getting Things Done.
Fabulous, Fit and Over Forty
To hear Jo Pavey speak, is to feel at home with a good friend: one who makes you feel like putting the kettle on for a proper natter.
5 ways to have your best day – ever
Sometimes, following the old routine can be less than inspiring. We all need a boost now and again and giving ourselves a chance to see things differently can do the trick.
Courage is Quicker than Confidence
My first business began to take shape when my son was six months old. It was a time of adventure, chaos and optimism with of course great uncertainty and an awful lot of washing.