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[…]

Because You Can

Believe me, I’ve wasted far too many hours questioning myself and playing the second guessing game. I’ve questioned my validity, my skill set, my confidence, my believability, the experience that I’ve gained over decades, the learning, whether through formal education or self-development. I’m a pretty confident person, but I’ve learned that confidence is not just[…]

47 & Counting – Changing Focus

This has been a really challenging year in so many ways; the death of my mother and my husband’s aunt, health, and business, managing loss and getting to grips with so many political, racial and social changes. So far this year has been a lot! Today, however, is my 47th Birthday and for the first time[…]

The 10X Rule

                The 10X Rule -The Only Difference Between Success and Failure – Grant Cardone This book is for you if you really want to achieve success in your business and life in general. In the 10x Rule Grant details what must be done in order to achieve your goals.[…]

The Power

                  The Power by Rhonda Bryne is a book that really helps you to focus your attention on what you want and what you need to do to get it. The premise is that you get what you focus on. We have all experienced this as when we focus[…]

The Daily A Greatness Journal

            This Daily Greatness Journal is a great way to really focus your year, filled with great exercises, questions and accountability it will help you have a more successful life. It is a practical guide for consciously creating your days, combines a yearly diary, goal and appointment planner, and daily tools[…]

I’m Published! – Letters to a Young Generation 2

Earlier this year I was asked to contribute to a book that was specifically for black girls. In a world where one definition of beauty is pushed as the only definition of beauty it can be challenging for girls of colour to find their way to success. This book aims to support these girls and[…]

Are you a Rocket Scientist?

There is much to be said for living your dreams and being your best and so forth. But how do you do that when you are not sure that what you have to offer has any value. We have all had that experience when we have worked with someone or had a conversation with someone[…]

It’s All About Open Doors

I just had a chat a man I met back in July who works for IBM, he’s definitely the epitome of an English gentleman. Anyway we were chatting away and I don’t even remember how it came up, but he said… “It’s all about open doors, when you get an open door you have to[…]