Good news inspires…

Good news really does inspire The Canadian media expert Marshall McLuhan said ‘all media exists to invest our lives with artificial perceptions and arbitrary values’. Now I must confess that I am...

Tolerance versus Respect

It’s fair to say that we have had an interesting start to 2017, and we are indeed living in interesting, if not very serious, times. Brexit and the election of Donald Trump in America seem to have...

Big boys don’t cry…

Like many of you, I have been obsessed with the Rio Olympics. I have marvelled at the skill and commitment of the athletes who have worked so hard to reach the finals and have been in awe of the...

Dealing with Failure

Michael Jordan is one of my favourite sportsmen. He has won numerous trophies and personal honours, including NBA championships and MPV (Most Valuable Player) awards. He is a legend of the sport that...

The Power of Change

There are two certainties in life. Death and taxes. However, I would like to add another one. Change. To be clear, when I talk about change, I refer to the ability to transform or to make and become...

Anger management issues

    Although anger is an intense emotion, it is also a basic human emotion. It can be a response (physical and mental), to a number of provocations. Including, being attacked, threatened,...

Why should you negotiate?

You may not realise it, but we negotiate on a daily basis. Everybody does it. From the time you wake up until you go to sleep – whether you are male or female, an adult or a child. So why do we...

Teamwork makes the Dream Work

  O k, I know, it’s a cheesy title, but the sentiment behind the title is sincere, genuine and accurate. Teamwork is vital if you want to be successful. I am always sceptical when I hear...

Know Thyself

The brilliant Dr John Hendrik Clarke said ‘history is a clock that people use to tell their time of day. It is a compass they use to find themselves on the map of human geography. It tells them...

Too Blessed to be Stressed

Accoding to mentalHealth.org.uk that there are approximately 12 million adults in the United Kingdom with mental health problems with many suffering from stress related illnesses like anxiety and...

Be Assertive

Multi-billionaire Warren Buffett once said ‘the difference between successful people and really successful people is that really successful people say no to almost everything’. Interesting words....

The Leader in you

One of my favourite songs is ‘The Greatest Love of All’ by Whitney Houston (or George Benson, depending on your personal preference). The line, ‘everybody’s searching for a hero, we all need...

Self confidence

The Honourable Marcus Mosiah Garvey famously said, “If you haven’t confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the game of life. With confidence you have won even before you have started”-...

Forget failed resolutions

 It’s all about being SMART   Well it’s 2015 and like many people you have probably made and broken yet another New Year’s resolution. You know, the same resolution you made last year and...

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