Tackling Imposter Syndrome as a New Manager

You’ve made it! You got the promotion, they promoted you and have praised your work. Some of your colleagues are happy for you and others just a little jealous, but in general, they are pleased and so are you at the success that you have created for yourself. You know that they are expecting some[…]

Be Your Own Hero

My personal favourite message. I think I’ve most probably posted this on social media the most. I have to keep reminding others and myself. Stop expecting other people to save you, stop expecting a cheque through the door, stop hoping that someone else will make it all right for you. You are gifted talented and[…]

You Choose

As I get older my understanding of the power of choice is much increased. I look back over my life and can see so many times when I had a choice and didn’t actually believe that I had one. Yet I did, every time all the time. It’s been amazing to see how when I[…]

Change your thoughts Change your life – Consistency

Hey there, I hope that you are doing well and embracing your magnificence. You’ll often see me write about my learning on the journey of life and even about tackling my weight issues. Much of it is about overcoming your thoughts and the challenges that come when that voice in the back of your head[…]

Down Days

We all have down days, every single one of us. No one is truly always up and that’s all right. Life is a series of ups and downs it’s inevitable that we won’t be uber excited every moment of every day. The issue is not the down day, the issue is what you with it.[…]

Be Your Authentic Self

This week I hosted Craft Con a huge software conference dedicated to software craftsmanship, where software developers, programmers, coders and consults got the opportunity to experience some of the best experts in the industry. 1851 people over 4 days with over 70 speakers delivering 73 speeches, plus workshops, meetups and networking a plenty. Hosted at the[…]

Choose Joy!

For much of January and especially in the last week I have been sick, really sick with a flu bug that has put me on my back for days. In fact, looking at the 15 months I recognise that this pattern of sickness has been going on for some time. Every few weeks I’ve had[…]