Monthly Archives: July 2014

July 29

MENTORING BUSINESSES, BRANDS & PEOPLE…

“Whenever I am asked ‘what is the missing link between a promising business person and a successful one’ – mentoring comes to mind” Sir Richard Branson I am a huge supporter of having a mentor and of paying it forward. I have mentored individuals throughout my career as well as having recently been appointed as […]

July 14

MY CHOSEN SUPERPOWER IS KINDNESS…

“Too often we underestimate the power of a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment or the smallest act of caring – all of which have the potential to turn a life around”   After a few weeks away, I’ve been reflecting on how much our attitudes towards each other appear to […]

July 08

MAKING MEMORIES ALL OVER THE WORLD…

“To travel is not to escape life but to ensure that life doesn’t escape us”   I am writing this blog entry on a train travelling up through Southern Italy on my way to catch a bus, to then catch a flight to Sicily tonight and if all goes to plan, we will arrive in […]

July 07

PAY ATTENTION TO WHAT YOU PAY ATTENTION TO…

“When you really pay attention, EVERYTHING is your teacher” I was raised in a predominantly negative and aggressive environment and carried this learned-behaviour with me for many years. Although I have always aimed to draw positive lessons from my experiences, it has only been in the last decade that I have really understood that what […]

July 06

LET GO OF THE NEGATIVES; LET THE GOOD TIMES ROLL

“The thing that is holding you back is the thought that something is holding you back”   Have you ever felt as though something is holding you back but you’re not sure what? I know I have and when looking for a solution I realised I was holding onto negative energy and had been for […]

July 05

ARE THEY HURTING YOU OR HELPING YOU?

“Negative people are only happy when they’re bringing you down to their level“ A big part of who we are capable of becoming in life has to do with the people we choose to surround ourselves with. Having had a challenging journey myself, I am a strong believer in ‘its better to be alone than […]

July 05

THERE’S NO SECRET TO BALANCE, RIDE THE WAVES

“Never get so busy making a living that you forget to make a life” Whilst spending some R&R time in the sunshine, away from the crazy pace of London life I wanted to share some of my Mediterranean musings… Whilst its essential to remain committed to your goals and what you’re trying to achieve, it […]