There’s life and there’s the job, right? Wrong. Anna Tims’ Guardian article, 10 Steps to Happiness, outlines what experts say about creating a balanced life and assessing our needs and wants from our span here on Earth. Rather than treating work and home as disjointed parts of the same existence we can learn to re-infuse our lives with greater purpose fulfilment. Sometimes it’s a change in perception that is required, rather than a change in circumstances, and work is not necessarily the enemy if it is managed correctly. And it can all be achieved without you having to trek through rain forests, climb a mountain or wear sackcloth. Lots of interesting links too.
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May 22nd, 2019
Conflict causes misery and burns up energy that would otherwise used productively. But it doesn’t have to be like this.
If you are involved in a dispute at work (or elsewhere) here are some things you can do to start to resolve it.
May 22nd, 2019
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Time for a change to keep up with the times.Continue reading
May 20th, 2019
Imagine that before you pass through a doorway to a sacred space you must first explain to the gatekeeper what you are going to do when you have entered and what you will have achieved by the time you leave. Then imagine how you might apply this to some of your daily activities.Continue reading