Your Innate Talents

One of the things I love to do best with my clients is work with them on businesses which are based around the things they love. And this often involves their innate talents, things they are just naturally good at. The problem with that, if there is one, is that we tend to take for granted the things we are just naturally good at and not place much value on them ourselves since they have been in our lives so long, we’ve just forgotten that they are our gifts or are too modest to call them that. Such things include […]

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What My Amazon Wish List Says About Me

Since I have more books on my kindle than I could possibly read in a year off work, and since I am about to go travelling so don’t want any more possessions in my life, when I see things I think I want these days I add them to my Amazon Wish List. It feels like shopping. And when I revisit my list later, having managed very well without so many of the items, I can knock them off and feel no loss. I highly recommend this strategy as a sort-of halfway house if you are trying to beat your […]

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Curiosity and Wonder

Lying in bed on Saturday morning I was thinking through my day ahead. I knew I had two clients booked into my online diary, the first at 11 and the second at 12. One was a returning client and it had been a while since we’d spoken. She’d been prompted to book herself in when she read something in a recent newsletter which resonated. The next was someone I don’t know very well and she’d felt the intuitive nudge to book herself in for one of my Entrepreneur of the Day calls so we could get to know one another […]

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A Champagne Lunch With The Property Investors- All The Petes

Today I was looking forward to having lunch al fresco with a few property chums.   B, my property lawyer, appeared as usual except unusually – uniquely – he was on his bike!   S appeared waving some strawberries and delicious yoghurt.   So I bundled them in the car and took them off to Starbucks for the first part of our meeting. We made it home for 12 noon and I set them to work preparing lunch for our special guest.   We laughed as S hulled the strawberries and B chopped the salad that this is our work, making lunch for other […]

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