When the going gets tough… particularly professionally!

Do you find sometimes it is just too difficult to stay patient and positive? Particularly at work? Well I am sure it can be equally difficult at home… I had a situation like that this morning. Luckily it wasn’t a client but it was someone I was trying to help as a favour to someone…

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Where (and how) do you find inspiration?

So, this morning I am totally brain dead! Seriously apprentice zombie mode due to lack of sleep (still ill but getting better dog), rescheduling those clients I told you I cancelled due to the dog, 2 ever more imminent deadlines to meet and family about to arrive on me for holidays (ugh cleaning to do!)…

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HerStory – Ruth Sacks: From France to Construction, Consultancy and Academia

‘Would you tell us your story? How you got to where you are?’ WomenUP (Anna) asked so here goes: My professional life is rooted in the desire to enjoy my work, its content, the people and its lifestyle and culture, to learn and develop, to have fun and earn enough to have some fun. At…

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Priorities – What choices would you make?

Priorities – What choices would you make? I had to make a choice last night and it got me thinking about priorities… One of my dogs started running in circles shaking her head and whining. Me, instant call to vet, straight in and sadly had to leave her in overnight as they had to operate…

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HerStory – Pamela Meekings-Stewart: Often When I’m Asked…

Often when I’m asked, “Who are you?” or “What do you do?” I’ll answer with, “How long have you got?”  This is not because I intend to launch into some long-winded explanation of my identity or my job but because I do rather a lot of things for a living: – Health Retreat Owner and…

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Decisions, decisions…

Decisions, decisions, now what should I do, you might ask? Well I pose myself that question regularly and sometimes I find the right answer easily and quickly, other times it is more of a headless chicken act, running round and round in circles without actually getting anywhere… What do you do when you have to…

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Have you planned the action?

What’s your thread? Have you been getting on ok with the exercises you have done so far? Any of them a bit tricky? Tricky normally means you are hitting the right spot, the one that needs the work – the one of most resistance… Don’t freak out, don’t panic, above all don’t give up. Be…

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What do you feel now?

Today I would like you to think about what you have completed so far with SCOPE. Yes, you have only had the opportunity to look at Module 1 but even with that there is a wealth of discovery possible… Which exercise gave you the most insight? Have you thought about your feelings yet? Your reactions…

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Do you SCOPE?

How are you feeling? When you downloaded the first module of the SCOPE process for career fulfilment, what did you expect? What did you hope for? What made you decide to do it? Whether you have completed module one yet or not, this is an important question as it shows that you have questions, you…

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Fulfilment and Flourishing – How Inspiration and Enlightenment bring Success

Join us on WomenUP Radio with our guest Alice Beveridge, psychologist, former primary teacher and Director of the cutting edge motivation and personal development organisation Tree Of Knowledge. . We will be discussing : – Applied positive psychology and finding satisfaction and meaning in life. The 5 key strands that lead to flourishing, how to use them…

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