Are you being true to yourself or to the person you are becoming?

I’ve had lots of wobbles over the last year as I’ve started coming out about my coaching business. From ‘what will people think of me’ to ‘I can’t do this’, or ‘you’re never going to succeed’. I’m having one now while I’m writing (‘you’re not explaining this well’) Every wobble is a direct result ofContinue reading “Are you being true to yourself or to the person you are becoming?”

What I haven’t said before, what I’m saying now and what made that possible

Three years ago I left my last role in tax. In the time between then and this time last year, I  worked really hard to develop my skills in coaching, facilitating and leading online career change programmes. In February 2020 COVID-19 landed in my home city of Brighton and Hove with a bang. I wasContinue reading “What I haven’t said before, what I’m saying now and what made that possible”

What’s your default?

I’ve never liked not being able to do something. I don’t like the feeling if I can’t. My heart-rate rises, my stomach churns and the resulting adrenaline rush messes up my ability to think on the spot. I just want to be able to do it, whatever it is. I want to get it rightContinue reading “What’s your default?”

Motivate me

Do you find yourself watching other people progress in their careers, set up their own businesses or change their careers? Do you find yourself waiting for inspiration to strike? Do you love hanging out on the sofa after work, tucking into your snack of choice, reassuring yourself that you’ll get some exercise/tidy the house/call yourContinue reading “Motivate me”

4 Ways to Uncover Your Gold

You let yourself play small because deep-down you think that’s all you deserve. So you settle for less than is actually possible. You compare the ups and downs of your messy and chaotic life to the highlights reels of other people. You feel insignificant and incapable, so you stop seeking opportunities to grow. You areContinue reading “4 Ways to Uncover Your Gold”