I was reminded of  this phrase – Burning the Boats – during the week when a young guy I know quoted it as he explained on Facebook that he had decided to up sticks for a life change and head up the M7 to the ‘Big Shmoke’ (Dublin for those non-Irish readers, Big Smoke to…

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I came across this recently. ‘Your greatest possession – is your next twenty-four hours. How will you spend them? Will you allow television, pointless emails, unimportant tasks, your own impulses, the wrong people, or other meaningless distractions to consume your day? Or will you take control of your time and make today count? Leadership experts…

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Do you know what? I’ve been toying with this concept for some time now and finally, with the day that’s in it, Easter Sunday 2016, I felt it appropriate to finally put shape on it. Sunday Morning Living has nothing to do with a religious view of the world by the way, in case you…

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leadership [lee-der-ship] noun the position or function of a leader, a person who guides or directs a group Leadership, according to this definition, is therefore about guiding. And a Leader is someone who guides. Interestingly, Leaders can be found anywhere and the mantle is not necessarily granted in line with position. A person may be…

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Tony Robbins once said “When you’re Grateful you can’t be angry or afraid.” That’s interesting isn’t it? And true, if we pause to consider it. Trouble is too many of us too often, yours truly included, forget to be grateful in the ever consuming drive towards more, bigger, better. How many of us focus primarily…

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I had the privilege of attending the Pendulum Summit on Friday 8th January 2016 at Dublin’s Conference Centre with old friends and new, colleagues, clients and prospective clients, along with 3,500 other souls bent on hearing a master at work. Tony Robbins was the Keynote speaker and it was Tony’s first time in Ireland. It…

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