Let Your Business Serve Your Life, Not Consume It

The topic of having a business plan or, more importantly, a vision for your business is always on my agenda with clients.   They are not necessarily the same thing.   Your vision must come first and from there you can start to create the plan of how you are going to achieve it, and the monitoring systems to keep you on track. I’m working with a young woman who is starting her own business and wants to do it right from the outset.   She says she has observed it done well and done badly and she knows how she wants […]

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Time to Think, Time in a Beautiful Place

Are you at a crossroads in your life? Do you need to make some big bold decisions? Are you overdue to move it on upwards – or sideways – or go on a self-discovery adventure? Do you love yourself enough to take time out, just to think and talk things through? Are you ready to invest in the next stage of your own personal development? I have believed in magic all my life. My interest in personal development and the esoteric stepped up in 1992 when I was 37 and just six months before my father died. What I learned […]

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Caribbean Christmas 29: These I Have Loved

Getting up every morning to sunshine, the sheer reliability of it. My swimfloat in our private pool, reading and sunning while keeping cool. Fantastic lobster, croissants, crayfish, barbecued and grilled meat from Argentina and Venezuela the like of which we never see in UK supermarkets. Cheap petrol. An automatic car again – hooray. Lots of sleep, opportunities to snooze and do nothing. My new laptop. Films and books and lots of time to enjoy them and lots more time besides to just look at the views of waving palm trees and water. Friendship and laughter, home-baked brownies and cookies. French food and […]

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