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Kate has it in the bag!

KateThis post tells the story of Kate who is realising her passion through a flexible work life. She is an energetic business woman, and needs to be to achieve all that she does. 

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Thoughts on gratitude …

2 people sitting on a beach watching the sun disappear in the night sky

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At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us.
~ Albert Schweitzer

How to recognise a “superboss”


Research has shown that people leave managers, not organisations. Yet, some people talk about superbosses – those that people would crawl over cut-glass for. What is it that they have and how do you recognise it?

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Thoughts about life …

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Photo credit – Boram Kim via unsplash.com

Everything that happens to you is your teacher.
The secret is to learn to sit at the feet of your own life and be taught by it.

~ Polly B. Berends

Title slide - How to learn resilience

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Why do some people seem to be resilient?

Is it a consequence of upbringing? Circumstance? Luck? Research shows it comes down to perspective – and that’s something you can shape.

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What is your biggest regret?

A chalkboard was placed on a street in New York City for one day. It asked people to write their biggest regret, and they did. They didn’t put things like driving a new car or living in a particular place. Instead … they wrote things like

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