In my last article I talked about reflecting on the past year. Flying two 24+ hour journeys in November/December gave me time to reflect on 2015; but at the start of my return flight I was chauffeur driven to the airport by someone who made me realise that I could focus on all […]
Published in December, 2016 Invenio magazine
When you start to reflect on the past year it is very easy to focus on the negatives. Human nature has us thinking about all the things that failed, went wrong, that became the low points. When I started to write this article, even though I am […]
Published in November, 2016 Invenio magazine
Some organisations believe that the Manager is the Mentor, while others believe that a structured mentoring programme is the right way to go.
Finding the right mentor can do wonders for each person’s prospects and career, whether they are a Board Member, a Manager, a Team […]
Published in October, 2016 Invenio magazine
Each one of us experiences challenges at one time or another during our lives, and if we allow these challenges; our dreams, aspirations, and goals can be derailed and even stopped. Why do we allow this to happen? Why do we allow ourselves to stop ourselves?
Published in September, 2016 Invenio magazine
Living the life of your dreams isn’t always easy but when this Land Rover turned up on our driveway in July, 2016 we had the opportunity to talk to someone who had found a way to live the life of his dreams.
David Priddis has […]
Published in August, 2016 Invenio magazine
What do we mean when we are talking about ‘being balanced?’ Although there are many definitions when I am talking about being balanced I’m referring to you allowing yourself quality time for each aspect of your life. Being so deeply engrossed in one area of your life […]
Published in July, 2016 Invenio magazine
A few months ago I was browsing through Facebook and came across my old high school song. Within minutes I had found the music on the internet, downloaded it, and was taken back to those heady days when as young teenagers we believed we owned the world!
Published in June, 2016 Invenio magazine
Change is all about ‘to transform or to convert’ and is what as coaches and mentors we specialise in.
Robin Sharma said ‘change is hard at first, messy in the middle, and gorgeous at the end’. It is so true and although this issue of Insight […]
Published in May, 2016 Invenio magazine
As someone who has a career spanning a variety of different occupations I sometimes reflect on where I want to go next. What do I want to do under this heading of ‘career’?
Auditor … Accountant … IT Consultant … Project Manager … … Trainer … […]
Published in April, 2016 Invenio magazine
The definition of growth is the act or process or a manner of growing, development and/or gradual increase; or it could be the development from a simpler to a more complex stage, or it could be something that has grown or developed by or as if by […]