The Power of Standing Still ~ Some reflections for Self Management

This posting is completely taken from Michael Bungay Stanier’s Outside the Lines – The Business Edition. I’ve referred often to Michael’s website and newsletters before. He continues to be a great source of inspiration, always with a great practical twist. So here are more of his shared insights. Thanks again Michael! Let me guess: You’re […]

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Want to Make a Difference?

Visit www.madweekends.tv This is me going in a slightly new direction and brings together, I believe, the best of my work to date – individual development with a strong focus on quality and the end result of making a difference. It’s for people who want a fresh approach to making a difference – e.g. entrepreneurs, […]

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Inspirational energy

As part of our very busy and demanding days, we know it’s important to take 10 minutes to switch off, recharge our batteries, energise ourselves and keep centred and inspired. Knowing it and doing it are different though. Applied EI is about putting into practice what we know is important for ourselves and our relationships, […]

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Inspiration burst

The breeze at dawn has secrets to tell you. Don’t go back to sleep.You must ask for what you really want. Don’t go back to sleep.People are going back and forth across the doorsill where the two worlds touch. The door is round and open. Don’t go back to sleep. (Thanks to Steve Nobel. Source […]

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Small steps to make a difference

Gimundo.com (delivering good news daily) reported that an all-black Google home page saves 750 megawatt-hours of electricity a year. An all-white web page requires about 74 watts to display, whereas a black page requires only 59 watts.750 megawatt-hours can power for an entire year:77 North American homes150 European homes268 African homes536 Asian or South American […]

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I don’t want to talk about it – Men & Women

In this month’s Psychologies magazine there’s a very insightful article by Dr Patricia Love and Dr Steven Stosny (Improve your relationship without talking about it based on their book Why Women talk and Men walk). It highlights some of the differences between men and women when it comes to talking about relationships and feelings. It […]

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Inspirational poem

I love this poem. It’s taken from The Thing That Mattered Most: Scottish poems for children. It’s called Identity

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