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How To Make Decisions And Choices Intuitively

Pretty Cool Ways To Make Great Choices and Choices Do I starve or do I steal? Do I run with the apple or do I saunter? Do I run into the alley or down the street? Do I resist arrest or go quietly? Do I lie to the judge or do I tell the truth? Do I accept the sentence [...]

By |2017-06-24T00:39:10+00:00August 29th, 2017|Choices|0 Comments

Where Are You Going? Mindfulness Can Help

Some days you have to stop and ask yourself what is going on. Is your thinking out of control? Are your emotions out of control? Is it the people around you who are out of control? What can you do to bring some sanity back into the day? There is an old parable which illustrates this brilliantly. There is a [...]

By |2017-06-22T23:12:56+00:00August 15th, 2017|Mindfulness|0 Comments

Mindfulness In The Digital Workplace

Mindfulness is all the rage in organisations these days. It seems everybody is doing it. From major corporations to individuals, to defence forces, to Universities to weekend retreats. There are mindful leadership programs and mindfulness based stress programs and mindfulness programs for managing depression. Mindfulness What is mindfulness? In its simplest form, mindfulness means awareness. It is paying attention and [...]

By |2017-06-22T06:41:18+00:00August 8th, 2017|Mindfulness|0 Comments

How Accountants Can Mindfully Cope With Changes To The Profession

  The accounting profession is on the same roller coaster of unprecedented levels of change as the rest of the world. We think we are used to change because that is the nature of accounting thanks to the changing landscapes of courts, the business environment, technology and government. Now we are also experiencing a world where books, DVDs, taxis and [...]

By |2017-06-19T05:18:53+00:00August 1st, 2017|Change|0 Comments

How Lawyers Can Mindfully Cope With Changes To The Legal Profession

How To Mindfully Cope With The Changes Happening In The Legal Profession The legal profession is on the same roller coaster of unprecedented levels of change as the rest of the world. We think we are used to change because that is the nature of law thanks to the changing landscapes of courts, the business environment, technology and government. Now [...]

By |2017-06-19T01:55:44+00:00July 23rd, 2017|Change|0 Comments

Less Stress And Exhaustion More Calm

In the last two weeks, I have had conversation after conversation with people who are stressed and exhausted from the demands being made upon them in the work place and life. When some of them describe the constant 'management' they are under in their workplaces, I give thanks once again that I run my own business. They are describing micromanagement [...]

By |2017-06-14T22:51:52+00:00July 14th, 2017|Productivity|0 Comments

CEO Of Chaos To Commander Of Calm In Three Steps

We have just been published in the Fundraising and Philanthropy Magazine. The article was on how to go from the CEO of Chaos to the Commander of Calm In Three Steps. You can see the article here http://www.fpmagazine.com.au/from-chaos-to-calm-in-three-steps-350402/

By |2017-07-10T23:19:04+00:00July 10th, 2017|Mindfulness|0 Comments

Who Am I To Be? Who Am I Not To Be?

Marianne Williamson is famously quoted as saying, "Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that frightens us most. We ask ourselves, Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented and fabulous? Actually who are you not to be? You are a [...]

By |2017-06-08T01:10:33+00:00July 8th, 2017|Life Purpose|0 Comments