Balancing Your See Saw

When I was little we used to go to the swings and slides in the park and there would always be a see saw. A see saw then was a plank of wood, balanced in the middle, and you and your friend (or you and your brother or sister) would sit on either end and each take it in turns to push off the ground with your feet, one of you would be down on the ground and the other up in the air, or you’d be travelling between the two. That was what passed for fun in the Fifties. […]

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Balance: Little Word, Big Deal

Lots of conversations with my clients this week have been about achieving balance while self-employed, working for yourself and having a life too. The reason I am being thoughtful about this topic is that this is our second sunny weekend running and it is perhaps easier, in the sunshine, to reflect upon how important it is to get out and about to enjoy it, not least because it is so long since we’ve see it in such quantities. Balance isn’t only about work, rest and play but also about the right mix of activities and interactions with which drain us […]

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When’s The Right Time To Push And When To Allow?

When’s the right time to push and when to allow? Oh God, I wish I knew the answer to this one, but I do have some thoughts. I’ve been with clients all day today and this has been the recurring theme. When’s the right time to sit back and wait and allow and take a light yin approach and when is a more forthright pushing yang energy the most appropriate option? Whenever I post something on Facebook about receiving, allowing and relaxing so that something you want may manifest, I am swamped with blokey energy comments and feedback (which may […]

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Entrepreneurs: Taking Care of Your Finest Asset – You!

If you work for yourself and there’s only you, as is the case with the majority of self-employed people, then you are both the finest asset( and worst liability) of your own business.   The only asset.   So it follows that without you, there is no business and its also highly likely that your income would cease. Before we get into the many and varied ways in which we can sort out the issue of the income not actually needing to cease without you, which is another story for another day, we have to get you fit, healthy and strong for […]

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