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Your Power Tool is Expectation

By |June 29th, 2016|


If I could go back to my school days and take exams I would use the power of expectancy.

I cannot remember a single time during high school where I was motivated more by the pursuit of pleasure than the avoidance of pain.  Okay that’s a lie. I enjoyed sport a lot so the joy […]

More Of The Same Please!

By |June 20th, 2016|

Over the past few days from my flat in Wembley I’ve been able to hear the uplifting distant sound of Coldplay and their huge stadium filled crowds singing in unison.  Coldplay have created many big hits and have people travelling far and wide to see them perform.

What is fascinating about fans of superstar musicians […]

What Is the Enemy of the Creative Life?

By |June 13th, 2016|


I remember coming back to my home town of London from my world travels in July 2009.  It was a strange experience. I felt like I was a ghost floating through a familiar land.  I was amused by the road signs, the big red buses and the smartly placed advertising on the walls of […]

Have You Heard of Street Wisdom?

By |March 28th, 2016|

Do you take too many photos at concerts or read your emails while you’re on holiday? Do you busily walk down the street and forget to appreciate all that is beautiful around you? Most of us fall into these little traps and have a deeper knowing that it’s not what we want. When we […]

How Much Do You Think About Others?

By |January 5th, 2016|

How much do you think about other people?

Do you find yourself getting lost in yourself and forgetting about the world around you?

There’s a cure!

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What Exactly is Creativity Coaching?

By |November 12th, 2015|


If you are interested in creativity coaching please email and write in subject header ‘CREATIVITY COACHING’

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