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England 19 New Zealand 7!!

What an amazing game of Rugby I have just witnessed. The words and phrases which come to mind are Stunning, Amazing, Belief, Resilience and It’s our time! ‘It’s Our Time’ was the headline in one of today’s newspapers and this

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Have Clearly Established Goals for Your Life

It’s been a very good week coaching a couple of clients and contacting new potential clients, but the highlight has to be the Mental Resilience Masterclass I ran for Maximus Training at their annual conference. MAXIMUS is a huge organisation

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Believe and Succeed

This has been a busy week working on new business potential, including a really good meeting with a Primary Care Trust and a lovely trip to Penrith to deliver a Mental Resilience Masterclass to a large law firm in a

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Step Back and See the Bigger Picture.

What a fascinating week this has been. I had the privilege to speak at a conference in Stockholm Sweden earlier this week and then ran my Mental Resilience Masterclass on behalf of Live and Learn for Expertise Home Care in

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Overcoming Stress

This week has been a really positive week where I delivered a Mental Resilience Masterclass to Hudson Contract in Bridlington on behalf of Live and Learn and also delivered 3 Mental Resilience talks to a total of 1,000 students at

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Stop Putting it Off!

It has been a fun and enjoyable week running two Mental Resilience Masterclasses on behalf of Live and Learn in Bridlington and Oxford. The staff who attended these sessions were brilliant and the interaction and energy levels were really excellent.

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You Are Being Observed

First of all, I want to give a very warm welcome to my sister in law Jen and her husband Tony who have flown all the way over from Australia to spend 3 weeks with us. We are having a

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Don’t Personalise Rejection

I have spent most of this week following up leads for potential talks and Masterclasses which is very important in building any business. I have had some positive responses and some negative, but I know that not every contact I

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It’s All About Perspective

It’s been a good productive week this week with an international call to confirm a keynote talk in Germany, a great meeting with Rolls Royce to discuss further work and a fabulous full day Masterclass for a large organisation in

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Unleash the Power of Your Mind

A week and a half ago I sent out an extra blog on a Wednesday asking if what I do has had a positive impact in any way and the response was amazing. Thank you every single one of you

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The Four Greatest Powers of the Mind

The highlight from this week has been running my Masterclass for senior leaders at Rolls Royce in Derby. It was great to share my story with them of how in just 5 years I have turned my life around from

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Leave a Legacy

It’s been a busy week of admin this week catching up on all the leads I am working on and phoning a few potential clients. Picking up the phone is something which is much more challenging than writing an email,

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Hard Work and Integrity

This has been an interesting week coping with the hot weather and following up potential clients where I have shared my latest feedback from recent Masterclasses and talks. The amazingly positive feedback I am receiving is quite remarkable and gives

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How ‘Hungry’ are You??

Another fulfilling week with several excellent meetings for potential new work and a great day delivering my Mental Resilience Masterclass on behalf of Live and Learn to the staff of Arrow Valves. This was a fabulous day with excellent interaction

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Persistence is the Key to Success

What an amazing week this has been with a Masterclass for an excellent Vistage group in Manchester, a Masterclass for the national sales force of Xtratherm in Chesterfield and two Masterclasses for the staff at Derby College. All four Masterclasses

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Stay in the Game till it’s Over

This week has been really good fun where I met an international connection for Malta, had a great conversation with an international speaking agency and then spoke and judged at the Professional Speaking Association (PSA) East Midlands meeting. It was

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The Power of Forgiveness

Spending 3 days in Dresden Germany this week was a great experience and speaking at the European Procurement Excellence Summit was the highlight of the trip. The response to my talk was extremely positive and I am now in discussions

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Thinking Outside the Box

Thinking Outside the Box This has been a great week delivering Mental Resilience presentations to Hallam Internet staff and Rolls Royce staff. Both sessions were great fun to deliver and the feedback has been really positive. This was my first

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A Dream Come True

It’s Monday afternoon and we are still in New York enjoying the wonderful holiday with Julie. The cruise on the Queen Mary 2 from Southampton was amazing and the food was extraordinary. The three talks I delivered were great fun

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Sorry for this early blog!!

I am sorry for this early blog, but I have just realised that I will be out of contact for 7 days as I have been booked to speak on the Cunard Queen Mary 2 Cruise ship from Southampton to

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The Amazing Story of Franklin D Roosevelt

This week I delivered 6 coaching sessions where I was able to help in many different ways and I also enjoyed a meeting with Rolls Royce where we discussed running a Mental Resilience Masterclass for the leadership team of a

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You Only Grow When You Are Under Pressure

This has been a busy and exciting week with Masterclasses in Tamworth and Derby and three coaching sessions. I have also been busy creating some leaflets for some talks I am delivering in two weeks’ time which is very exciting.

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