The last few days I have been talking about costs. I thought we should stop and asses the personal and emotional costs we are all currently experiencing. Are you ok? Once you have answered this question then you either need to get some help or find someone to speak to if you are not. Then; … Read moreEmotional check-in
We all know the saying – don’t throw good money after bad… Yet we still do it time and time again. A sunk cost is callled this for a reason – if the ship has sunk you not sailing on it again. So often we make silly decisions when it comes to spending money. It … Read moreIf it has already cost you
The discussion about price is something I am always asked by clients. How do you work out what you should charge?Am I too expensive?Should I discount? Sound familiar? The problem is that if you don’t have the money to afford quality now, where will you find money to pay to fix the cheap thing you … Read moreThe price is right
In these tumultuous times we now, more than ever, need to be prepared. No – I haven’t joined the boy scouts, but this motto is something most of us do not always adhere to. The lesson today is to prepare for that which we don’t know is coming. We may not have seen this worlwide … Read moreCan you weather the storm?
There are things in life we can not control. Take the following scenario: A train you are waiting for derails just before you were supposed to get on and you will now miss your meeting. There is nothing you can do about that. What you chose to do in response to the situation is how … Read moreHow to win at life!
We have all made bad choices or bad investments. This may be financial or even time wasted. The choice that you have is to try and see if you can repair or replace. You can try persecute or get retribution. In all these instances you will be throwing good money (and time) after bad. Take … Read moreHard lesson learned
We all try and please those around us. Whether its family or friends or even our employer. The problem is there will always be someone that we can never please. Someone that will just keep showing us that there is more to be done, or something else to focus on etc. You know who I … Read moreWho cares?
The problem today is we try find ways to cut stuff out. What we shouldn’t eat, what we should stop doing, what we need to do less of etc. This inadvertently programs us to give up on stuff or focus on removing items. Change your mindset into focusing on what you can add or get … Read moreAdd in rather than subtracting out
Unfortunately we can’t fast forward time so you can’t see what your actions today are doing to you tomorrow. Bad habits today, whether eating badly or doing things wrong, compound over time and come back to kick us in the butt later. The opposite is also true, all the small good things and habits you … Read moreTime to change
The problem we all have today is the continual desire for confirmation or even affirmation of what we believe is correct. From a very young age we were programmed to believe certain things and so our beliefs are somewhat limited. Break the mold and set yourself free. If you think about doing something; do it. … Read moreConfirmation is a killer