Motivation and personality

Sometimes we just need a little extra inspiration to keep going

Are you settling? You are worthy.

Are you settling? Have you settled into a job, lifestyle or mindset that is keeping you from reaching your full potential? Have you began settling into a mentality where you have stopped striving, creating and achieving? Many people start to settle and become complacent, losing the spark that had kept them eagerly anticipating what each […]

Radical candor

    Last week I had the pleasure of attending a two day conference in my home city of Melbourne. It represented a great opportunity to hear professionals sharing their experiences and talking about the future of the world of work. I do love thinking about the ‘world of work’ and how different that will […]

kotter eight step change model

  One thing we know for sure is that throughout our lives, change is constant. There will always be change happening either to us or around us, and we know that people respond differently to change for different reasons. There is much in the literature about change, and I love learning about good models of […]

The secret to being happy

  I think it’s a pretty universal idea that people seek out happiness in their lives. There’s nothing wrong or selfish about that, even though some people think there are things more worthwhile than the pursuit of happiness. Happiness is a core human emotion that keeps us going, and to deny the importance of happiness […]

Keep going

I see so many people who want to make money quick online, without having to do very much. It never ceases to amaze me that people think they can find a magic formula that will translate into huge amounts of cash for them, for practically no effort. And yet, when presented with an opportunity to […]

What's the best career for introverts

  For anyone who’s an introvert, you’ll know exactly what I mean when I say some careers suit you better than others. Think of things like facilitating large group activities, MCing events, or having to go to networking event after networking event. How are you feeling?! If you’re feeling drained just thinking about those, then […]

Create your own mantra

The benefits of a mantra, and how to create your own mantra I have a view of what a mantra is, but I thought I’d do a bit of research about the origins and history of the mantra. According to Wikipedia, a mantra is: “a sacred utterance, a numinous sound, a syllable, word or phonemes, or group of […]