Growing Your Business in the Shower(s)

Unable to sleep this morning, I found myself before 5am standing outside in a soft Irish downpour, communing with nature and the misty Galtee mountains across the valley. Well in fairness I was only standing there because I’d let Waggy out and I wanted to divert him from remembering that he’s discovered where the fox […]

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Action, Not Perfection

I’ve had the great pleasure of coaching several clients this week who understand that the quickest way to be successful is to follow the principle of action, not perfection. Jerome K Jerome was certainly speaking my language when he said: "I like work: it fascinates me.  I can sit and look at it for hours.  […]

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Probably The Simplest Success Strategy in the World

What’s the simplest success strategy in the world? Actually, let me give you a free bonus one, first of all.  Never, ever, ever share your Instant Messenger contact details with La Morgan.  She keeps you talking on IM for hours while your growing child waits patiently and futilely for his dinner.  Usually while you’re stuck […]

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Dogs, Cows and Courage

Fortunately, I’d just completed my coaching sessions for the day when all hell was apparently breaking loose outside my front door. Yards from the door, there is a small fenced-off field that Hugh occasionally uses for extra grass for the cows.  And last night he’d moved in two cows and a calf who’d looked around […]

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Total Simplicity

I just had an email from Jack Canfield asking "Are you totally fulfilled?" and though of course I am, I thought it was worth checking out why he was asking. Seems his mate, Dean Graziosi, has written a book called "Totally Fulfilled" and Jack is full of praise for it saying "Dean, not only discovered […]

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Reboot Your Laptop, Reboot Your Life

I was dialling up to the internet last night when I got one of those dreaded error messages: "Error 777: The connection attempt failed because the modem or other connecting device on the remote computer is out of order." After I’d taken a valium to control the panic at the thought of being disconnected from […]

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