Are you making these mind mistakes?

Are you making these mind mistakes?

Are you making these mind mistakes?   Are you assuming it will all go wrong? Of course you won’t. But I have often coached people who think if they make changes they’ll be living out of a cardboard box. Underneath the arches at Waterloo Station. Does Waterloo Station even have arches? I know it has ‘road works’ going on at the moment. But back to the cardboard boxes. I coach totally competent, intelligent, able...

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Decisions – mind and emotions (the silent movie)

Decisions – mind and emotions (the silent movie)

How to make decisions: Mind and emotions Here’s the silent movie version (with music) http://lizcopeland.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/decision-making-tips-for-the-undecided.mp4   How to make decisions when things are getting emotional. Major job/career/life changes are difficult because there are so many variables and feelings can run high. It’s stressful! Find out more about decision-making in this short (less than a...

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What really matters in decision-making

What really matters in decision-making

What really matters in decision-making Decision-making is a tough business, because: It takes energy We like to make the right decision Life is complex and it’s difficult to get it right According to Moran Cerf (yes, that’s a real name) the key component that makes decision-making easier is to…. (drum roll) …choose your friends so they can reduce the decision-making effort. This is outlined in an article by Chris Weller,...

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How to make decisions when emotions are running high

How to make decisions when emotions are running high

How to make decisions when emotions are running high Decisions! Life is full of them. The big, key, kicker decisions that we have to make are often emotional: leaving a job, starting a business, ending a relationship.  You have to decide whether to embark on what will be a difficult, or at least uncertain, journey into a different life. When you start making changes there are more tricky choices and tricky decisions. Take divorce as an example....

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Making life change – How to enrich your life without looking silly

Making life change – How to enrich your life without looking silly

How to make major life change or career change without looking silly   If you’re a serious professional who wants to enrich your life without looking silly then you need to read on. Enriching your life and having more fun can mean dealing with the pain of worrying about one or more of these three fears: What if I lose my job? I’ll stay stuck forever I’ll look back and regret If you want to make changes in your life here’s how to get...

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How to have a great 2017!

How to have a great 2017!

Happy New Year! Wherever you are in the world, around about now a new year is beginning! Forget about Christmas excess, holiday lethargy or relative madness. This is the time to get your year and your life in order. Predictably, the newspapers and magazines are full of ‘New Year, New YOU’ stuff. You know, the diets, the exercise programmes, the self-improvement guff. Not that there’s anything wrong with getting slimmer or...

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