I’m always inspired by people who come up with a great idea, believe in their abilities to do something about it, then have the courage to make it happen. What do they always say… “follow your dreams”. We can all sit back and paint a perfect picture of what our future looks like but it really comes back to what’s important to you and what you are most passionate about. Time … [Read more...] about Driven to succeed
A decade before I wrote my first book, I was walking around the streets of New York. I’d gotten lost in the back streets of SOHO and was meandering along my way when I came across a big bookstore. In the large window display were a whole range of books on how to be a non-fiction writer. At this stage I hadn’t even dreamt of writing a book. But something about this display … [Read more...] about Are you following the bread crumbs?
Danielle sits at her desk each day in between meetings sketching designs of the jewellery she longs to make but doesn’t, because she thinks to herself again and again that no one will ever buy it. Georgia works in a bank but secretly dreams about starting a baking business and becoming the next cupcake Queen. But she doesn’t, because she thinks she needs to have a commercial … [Read more...] about Want to start a side hustle? Bust these myths that will stop you.
In this interview, our Balance business and life coach, Shannah Kennedy shares her extraordinary life wisdom and a structure for living your best life. Do you ever wonder what a life coach can do for you, and what it covers? Shannah explains that she starts with what a person values in life and what their "drainers' are. "If you can get the basics under control, you can … [Read more...] about What a life coach can do for you
Whether feared or embraced, turning 50 is a milestone. You might be seizing the moment and revelling in the freedom of life as a quinquagenarian [kwing-kwuh-juh-nair-ee-uh n] (Yes there is a name for people aged between the ages of 50-59) Or you could be struggling to deal with the massive changes that are typical in the “third age” (as Deborah calls it). However … [Read more...] about What does being over 50 really mean?