This year has pretty much seen it's proverbial butt. It's December 31st, 2016 and I've just spent the last few days with family and friends, away from the world, cut off from my phone, contemplating the year that has been. Although many people will no doubt view 2016 as the worst year yet, I let go of that negative analogy quite a few years ago now. I realised that it's not the events that happen in a year that makes it the best or worst year of our lives, it's how WE react to the events, … [Read more...] about WHAT GOT YOU HERE WON’T GET YOU THERE…
When you have failed as many times as I have and you have picked yourself up as many times as you have failed, and tried again, then like me, you may have tried to come to terms with failure and the impact failure has on your mindset and beliefs! For many years, I worked in a pretty tough corporate role where I was in charge of managing large groups of people. A part of my role I wasn't particularly fond of, was disciplinary procedures and then eventually letting people go. This hard task … [Read more...] about FAILURE IS NOTHING BUT FEEDBACK!
Too often, what holds us back in life from being ourselves and living our true potential, is the stories that we live. You see, as you grow up, people label you and you then learn to label yourself. You start to believe and make up untruths about yourself and your circumstances that you then fully live and believe. That old adage of "Your thoughts become things" and "What you focus on becomes your reality" starts to manifest itself in our lives and before we know it...we are stuck and … [Read more...] about 7 Steps to Freedom – How to get over your BS.
Today I want to tell you how little seeds of negativity that were planted gradually over time, by someone I trusted, started to grow roots in my mind and gradually became “facts” that turned into beliefs! I only realised the enormity of the problem and just how deep rooted that belief had become when I became stuck and heavily procrastinated. I am grateful that I have enough experience with procrastination and I understand the DNA of why we fall prey to it…so I started digging to get to … [Read more...] about WHO IS SPEAKING INTO YOUR LIFE?
Have you ever considered that being an entrepreneur is very much like being an Athlete? Do you realise that it takes a similar mindset, copious efforts and practice runs as well as stamina and endurance to make it to the finish line?No professional Athlete has ever said; “Let me give this a go…” or changed his or her strategy midway through a race…they work focused and hard. They stay the course. You as an entrepreneur is just like a Pro Athlete. You need exercise, action, stamina, … [Read more...] about BE IN IT TO WIN IT!