Firstly, let’s set the scene: There are 5.7 million SME’s in the UK as of the latest statistics from 2017, which is approximately 197,000 more than in 2016. The combined annual turnover of SME’s was £1.9 trillion (51% of all private sector turnover in the UK). SME’s account for 99.5% of the businesses in every […]Read More How To Successfully Grow Your Construction Business
It’s been a while since my last blog, and although I’ve got many reasons (excuses) why I’ve been lacking on the creative front, the truth is that I have taken some time to reflect on my life and work and take stock. I had reached a point where I felt like some of the things […]Read More A Sand Dune, 3-Year Old & Life Lesson
We’ve all had moments in our lives where we’ve been so overwhelmed with a certain situation that we freeze like deer in the headlights – it can be so overwhelming to be overwhelmed! It’s a negative feedback loop; you have so much to deal with, so many tasks on your to-do list, that you begin […]Read More The Overwhelm of Overwhelm
In a lot of ways, I’m still finding myself. Even looking back on the last 5 years, and recognising how far I’ve come in both my personal and professional development, I am acutely aware that there is a long and winding road still ahead of me. I’ve made some massive leaps in the last few […]Read More The Onion & Me
Given that my sleep patterns have been grossly disturbed over the last few weeks I have decided to share some of the things I’ve learned about how to master your sleep. Why have my sleep patterns been disrupted I hear you ask? Children. Specifically, one child. Now before I hear cries denouncing my suffering as […]Read More Mastering Sleep
That’s right; sometimes you just have to commit to being WRONG. Does that sound counterintuitive? Well, that’s because it flies in the face of everything you’ve ever been taught – especially in school. School teaches us that we get rewarded when we are right, and chastised when we’re wrong. But what’s wrong with that? Isn’t […]Read More Sometimes You Just Have To Commit To Being Wrong
I’ve always been an over-achiever. I’ve strived for perfection in everything I’ve done (and everything I do), and been relentless in my pursuit of achievement – of making a difference in the World in one meaningful way or another. I’ve also always believed that I can accomplish anything I put my mind to – have […]Read More Stop Trying So Hard!