Good habits

A present of multiple gifts

Yesterday, as I received my third copy for the year and took it out of the letterbox and wrapping, her words once again echoed in my ears and I realised that her gift does exactly what she hoped and more. Firstly, as she intended, her gift: reminds me to take [...]

2017-03-16T14:40:26+13:00May 21st, 2014|

Struggling with motivation?

You’re sitting on the bus on the way home from work. Instead of reading work documents, you’re reading your brand new copy of the latest blockbuster novel or this year’s Man Booker prize winner.  You barely notice the person next to you, your thoughts hardly wander and you’re at great risk [...]

2017-03-16T14:41:45+13:00May 2nd, 2014|

Creating a workspace to fuel productivity

Clearly some of the externals are likely to be outside of your control – who you sit next to for example, and noise levels. But what can you control? Here are some ideas that you may find useful: 1. What cues or triggers help you to get started in the [...]

2017-03-16T14:45:14+13:00April 9th, 2014|

Are you in charge of your tech?

Call to unplug or should I say, “Screens down!!!” It has recently come to my attention that it is no longer the weekend newspaper that limits conversation over the breakfast table. Nor the sports programme that stops a conversation before it begins. Rather, it is the black hole of the [...]

2017-03-16T14:48:34+13:00February 26th, 2014|