• Creating My Life

    What Are You Waiting For?

    I am becoming more and more aware of all the waiting I do in my life. At the beginning of last week I exchanged a few emails with Ed on the mentoring programme and felt confused as a result. Rather…

  • Working Better

    Do The Next And Only Thing

    “When you end a day with the feeling that you would have lived it the same if you had the chance to repeat it, you gain a sense of gratitude that helps you focus on what’s really important to you.…

  • Working Better

    45 Minutes for Hours of Productive Work

    Many of you will have heard of the Pareto Principle or 80/20 rule which basically says that approximately 80% of the effects of many events, come from 20% of the causes of those events. The original idea came from looking…

  • Creating My Life

    Combining Past and Future in the Present

    Continuing from planning from the present – a quick recap:  I’m finding that being without direction is very demotivating but the last project I tried to create didn’t keep me on track. Then, last week, an opportunity occurred that I…

  • Creating My Life,  Mood

    Planning from the Present

    Returning to my blog after a fairly hefty absence, I discovered a comment, left by Chieko, on one of my “I don’t know what to do with my life” type posts, asking “How was your 4 week period?”. Hmmmm. I…