What End Result Do You Want?

What End Result Do You Want?Ever noticed that when you have swags of time to complete a task then it takes much more time to complete it than is necessary?

I’m aware of a similar phenomenon with money. When I have my mortgage or health insurance debited from an account before funds are paid through to me, it’s amazing how that amount is not missed and I easily live within the amount that I receive. Yet when Continue reading

Are You a Working Mum Struggling With New Year’s Resolutions?

Are You a Working Mum Struggling With New Year's Resolutions?Welcome to 2011 and the new decade. Hurrah.. a new start, spring will be here soon, it’s time to strip away the old and open ourselves to new possibilities – and then return to the same old same old lives of being working mums. January, of course, is a time for making our New Year’s Resolutions and then promptly begin breaking them.

The “78% will fail” statistic comes from research Continue reading

Achieve Outrageous Goals

Achieve Outrageous GoalsWalk a thousand miles in a year. Raise?100,000 for charity. Become a scratch golfer. Get the top job. Climb a mountain. What is your big outrageous goal in this vein? Whatever it is it probably appears as impossible as the goals set out here. You freeze at the enormity of the task and quickly go in to a mode of ‘I can’t because’ and real off all the reasons the goal cannot be achieved. But it can and the only Continue reading

The Elements of Executive Leadership Coaching

The Elements of Executive Leadership CoachingWith the advent of the twenty-first century, businesses have found themselves in an increasingly competitive global market. Even small scale businesses feel the heat of competition. Hence, the skills that enabled small business managers in previous years are no longer enough in this highly intense business atmosphere. It is obvious that given this situation, companies require leaders who can lead Continue reading

Goal Setters Do Well to Recognise Their Talents

Goal Setters Do Well to Recognise Their TalentsHow many kids return home from school rejoicing in an almost-clean sweep of achievement with their end-of-school-term report only for a parent to question why they have slipped in religious studies or technical drawing?

Must be disheartening especially after so much good has been accomplished.

While there’s a role for constructive feedback, this seeking-out-the-negative characteristic is embedded Continue reading

Understanding and Implementing Concepts Associated With Addiction Rehabilitation

Understanding and Implementing Concepts Associated With Addiction RehabilitationDependence on drugs can be a complex disease however it is definitely treatable. Just by understanding the basic concepts driving addiction treatments, there is a much greater chance for ultimate success in terms of the patients breaking away from the hold that these substances have on them. Substance abuse changes the way in which the mind functions which describe Continue reading

Alcohol And Depression: A Deadly Combination

Alcohol And Depression: A Deadly CombinationWe have all heard of alcohol and depression. Both have different connotations to all of us and as separate things, but they do play into each other. Depression can make you turn to the bottle and alcohol, being a depressant, can depress the nervous system and contribute to depression. Together they can coexist and together, they make a deadly combination.

Suffering Continue reading