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Online Courses for Personal Development

If your mission in life is self-discovery then you are going to be regaled and delighted; if you are turned on by new ideas and ways of applying them then look no further.

If you couldn’t give a fig for your inner life and self-improvement, we have thought of you too so come along and see.

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I’ve Been Working, Honest!

People who fake working hard can actually be as productive as those nose-to-the-grindwheel types. But it’s an art.

The thing is, keeping up appearances at work, as long as you still get the job done, works. It is an effective strategy that allows people to ‘manage’ themselves, and though they might neglect some of their workload appearance can count more than output (so the researchers say).

Read this article by Oliver Burkeman.

Email is Not the Problem, We Are

I often hear complaints from people with demanding jobs that they are inundated with email it can become unmanageable. Thats because they don’t manage it, the problem is not email, it is that we allow it to assume such importance.

Employers are often to blame, but we are complicit in many of our habits.

The Ingredients of Confidence, With Your Help

I’d love it if you could attend the first of my free monthly webinars on 11th February.

Partly because I want to reach as many people as possible with these ideas. Mostly though, because I’d really value your feedback after the event. It’ll be easy to send me your reactions because I use a short, web based survey to collect the information from you.

There are still some places left, so please sign up.

UK Based – Worldwide Reach

I am based in the South of England, but that need not stop us from working together if you live or work somewhere else.

Training and coaching via the internet are convenient and effective, and have real advantages over conventional, face-to-face interactions.

If you have something you’d like help with, contact me and we can discuss what I can offer.

 

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NEW – Online Learning

My online learning platform is being redeveloped. Go to OneMinuteIdeas to see how.

OneMinuteIdeas is a new platform devoted to online learning and personal development. This is personal and professional development made easy. Learn and develop yourself and your thinking with instant courses and resources.

Clear concise LifeHacks that you can digest in minutes, self-coaching WorkOuts, or a more in depth E-Course.

Designed so you’ll get a better handle on yourself and life in general.

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Coaching and Therapy

If you want to improve any aspect of your life it helps to work with someone who knows how to do it. Whether change is something we seek or whether it is thrust upon us, we can seize the moment and use it as a starting point for creating the life we want.

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Staff Training

What do you want staff training to do? It’s all very well using words like ‘inspire’, ‘motivate’ and ‘engage’, but these don’t say what attendees should be able to do differently, or better, as a result of training.

A title can whet the appetite, and a programme gives flavour, but if training is to nourish people’s minds it needs to connect with their experience so that they can see the value of what they are being taught.

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