Whenever anything went wrong my mother always used to say “life’s too short”. Sadly in her case it was, and she died at the age of 65. My dad outlived her by nearly 17 years, but sadly he died last weekend aged 81. But both of them thankfully spent their latter years doing things that […]
Your Best Year Ever ~ Goal Setting for 2011Step 6 ~ KEEPING ON TRACK Congratulations you have finished your best year ever process. Just for a moment consider how much time you have just spent creating the coming year the way you absolutely want it. My guess is about 1 -2 hours and that […]
Step 5 ~ MAKING IT HAPPEN Now think about what you need to do to reach these goals? For each goal outline resources you need, action you need to take and the support you’ll need. Now make a list of everything you are going to have to do to achieve your goal No. 1. […]
Step 4 ~ WHAT DO YOU REALLY WANT Now the next part of the process is probably the most exciting because this is were you start building your blueprint for the next 12 months. What do you really want in 2011? What goals really matter? Lots of people come up with lengthy laundry lists […]
Step 3 ~ RULES FOR SUCCESS Yesterday’s exercise probably wasn’t as pleasant as the previous part of the exercise but that is OK; we can now extract learnings from what you didn’t achieve so that you can ensure you make the next 12 months different. So we’re now going to identify your ‘Rules for […]
Step 2 ~ WHERE ARE THE GAPS So, yes, some things fell through the cracks. Take a look at that, too, without the drama So the next part of the process is to look at the last 12 months and this time look at what you set out to achieve but you haven’t achieved yet. […]
Happy New Year! This New Year, how about taking some time (if you haven’t done so already) to sit alone quietly and reflect on what it is you truly want to be, do, and have in your life and for your business? This process will take you around 2 hours, so a bit longer […]
This week I went out with a group of friends – 40 of us (all women) in total for Christmas dinner at one of our local pubs. The pub has recently changed hands and most of us had not been there since. Whereas so many places make life as difficult as possible when there is […]
For a change this weekend I was on the receiving end of an event. The seminar was held in a well-equipped conference centre, in a beautiful setting, where I have both trained and been trained, so I know it well. However had this been my only experience I would have come away with a poor […]
I discovered a new hotel last week, perfect for my visit. And my stay there was great; a warm welcome, spotlessly clean room, free use of Mac, delicious breakfast. So when I had to travel to the same city again this week I naturally booked in again. But what a difference a week makes. Or […]
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