Pessimists versus optimists 

Reading about pessimism and optimism and the differences between the two.  One statement I really liked was how pessimists make everything a general statement whereas optimists make specific statements.  For example: “I can’t believe I messed up that job interview, I’m terrible at interviews” – takes away your power to do anything about the situation.  […]

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What assumptions or actions are you carrying forward without examining? 3 questions to ask yourself and some thoughts to consider!

I’ve had a few interesting conversations this week about challenging assumptions, both personally and professionally. Thinking about what we do, how we do it and why we do it – has been interesting to consider and I’m hoping to summarise them below to be helpful with actionable advice you can follow. Why are we doing […]

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When effort meets future looking 

An amazing evening of conversation tonight made me realise that all the effort in the world doesn’t matter, if you’re on the wrong path.  Only by looking up. Seeing what’s coming up next. Figuring out where you would like to add value. Meeting the future need, rather than the current one. And then being brilliant. […]

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Daily consistent effort, giving value before you expect it and iterating your approach to the environment as it is = goal achievement?

Too often we hear people who give up after committing to something for an extremely short amount of time.  We’ve lost patience for the outcomes we want, and instead of blaming our consistency, blame the system we’ve followed to achieve the success.  Instead, be patient. Take small steps daily that take you closer to your […]

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