Having a ‘Team Me’

By | December 7th, 2016|Accountability, Challenge, Confidence, Goal setting, Personal Change, Personal Leadership, Vision|

Another week and another 40 + miles in the bag :-) getting closer! It has been a great week from a training perspective, managed to get [...]

What do you want to do when you grow up?

By | June 28th, 2016|Accountability, Challenge, Confidence, Conversations, Leadership, Learning, Personal Leadership, Productivity, Strategy, Vision|

Back in 1974 when I was just 5 years old, I was travelling in our battered old Peugeot 504 (KLH 666 :-)) from Njoro down [...]

3 Things over Christmas to set yourself up for 2016

By | December 16th, 2015|Accountability, Communication, Leadership, Personal Change, Personal Leadership, Productivity, Strategy, Vision|

Welcome to the last blog of the year and what a year it has been – tempus fugit ……… and some! It has been an [...]

5 Lessons for Life and Business

By | August 20th, 2015|Challenge, Communication, Confidence, Leadership, Learning, Personal Change, Personal Leadership, Productivity, Strategy, Vision|

A year ago yesterday my Dad passed away from a huge and sudden stroke. It was a shock then and remains a stark and absolute [...]

How to ensure a merger or acquisition succeeds

By | July 31st, 2015|Communication, Culture Change, Employee Engagement, Leadership, Productivity, Strategy, Vision|

I was watching an old series of the David Attenborough show “Life” and there was a very interesting piece on baboons in Ethiopia that caught [...]

How to Unicycle your way to success in business and life!

By | June 24th, 2015|Challenge, Confidence, Leadership, Learning, Personal Change, Personal Leadership, Productivity, Vision|

[twitter name="name"] [retweet] Picture the scene, it is a blustery day on the streets of Horwich (near Bolton for the uninitiated), the crowds are lining [...]

Wisdom for your 21 Year Old Self

By | March 25th, 2015|Leadership, Learning, Personal Change, Personal Leadership, Strategy, Vision|

I was lucky enough to be working with a hugely talented and inspirational group of young farmers last week as part of the Tesco Future [...]

Slide out and onto the slope

By | February 25th, 2015|Challenge, Confidence, Learning, Personal Change, Vision|

Very fortunately I have just returned from a week’s skiing in Switzerland, with my eldest daughter Alice, my nephew and my brother-in-law.  I say fortunately [...]

Destination or Journey?

By | May 27th, 2014|Accountability, Personal Change, Personal Leadership, Strategy, Vision|

I was recently stimulated by an interesting and insightful article by a blogger called James Clear, it was entitled ‘If You Completely Ignored Your Goals [...]

Business Lessons Learned from Lambing

By | May 5th, 2014|Personal Change, Personal Leadership, Strategy, Vision|

We all have our passions – what is yours? What is it that brings a smile, creates energy, momentum and a drive to overcome obstacles?  [...]