Don’t Panic! There is still plenty time to achieve your goals this year

  The xmas decorations have been in the shops since September but “don’t panic” as Lance Corporal Jones often called out in Dads Army the 1970s UK comedy show. There is still plenty time to achieve your goals this year if you make time to refocus and recommit to them.   Now that winter is over and spring is here …

Minds are like parachute’s…..

“Minds are like parachutes… they only function when open!” This quote comes from Thomas Dewar the Scotch whisky distiller. Think about it, if we go through our day into meetings or training with a closed mind then our minds are as useful to us a parachute that won’t open at 3ooo feet. Remember the phrase “you don’t know, what you don’t …

It’s as easy as riding a bike….

Developing new thinking skills to improve your personal performance, is like learning to ride a bike! Can you remember or imagine teaching a youngster to ride a bike for the first time? Think of the various stages: taking the stabilisers off, walking behind them steadying the wobbles, skint knees from falling off and sobbing “this is too hard!”, eventually making it …

“Use it or Lose it”

We have all heard this phrase before. But do you realise its significance in the impact of any learning and development training programs? Ever been to see an amazing comedians live? For 90 minutes they reel off joke after joke and funny stories and you laugh your head off. Yet when you get to the office the next day and someone asks …