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Deciding and Doing: understand your fears and the pay-off

Deciding and Doing: understand your fears and the pay-off

Last week, as I wrote about the difference between deciding and doing, I realised that there was something that I had decided to do but hadn't. It was time to put this right. When I ask you to show fierce courage it's because I know it is worth it. I have done it...

Riddle me ree, how many birds on the tree?

Riddle me ree, how many birds on the tree?

THERE’S AN OLD RIDDLE THAT says five birds are sitting on a tree. Four decide to fly off. How many are left? What’s your answer? Take your time. No rush. How many are left? The answer is five. Why? Because four “decided” to fly off. That’s all they did. There’s a big...

Face our challenges: lessons from Downton

Face our challenges: lessons from Downton

If you are a Downton fan like me you will have seen what happens when the staff at the big house get a cold. They get sent to bed and their food gets sent up to them. Sounds ideal, doesn't it? But how does that fit in with the rest of the labour conditions for the...