I was wearing 5 layers of clothing, including the arctic overall suit with a hood on the outside and I was still cold. It was probably around -15 degrees, but deathly still and clear, with the full moon out and the stars were super bright. We were huddled on foam mats around a small fire that our guide was hesitating about putting out.
It was past 2am in the morning, and we’d been sitting on this Norwegian coastline in the dark, staring out across the bay and up at the sky for almost 8 hours now. We were tired, we were cold, and resigning ourselves to the fact that we weren’t going to be lucky enough to see the fabled Northern Lights. Continue reading
Gather round, I want to tell you a story. It’s a story about self doubt, a story about the “what if”, a story about taking risks.
My boss was riding next to me on her young chestnut gelding, and I was on her experienced, 4 star eventer. We had spent the afternoon hacking around what they call a Hunter Chaser course in the UK- farmland with some fairly simple cross country fences of various levels that the farmer hires out to make some extra cash. Continue reading
It seems like a silly question doesn’t it? Are you sure you want to grow your business? Do you really want to improve your results? Are you sure you’re ready to do the work to increase those sales figures?
Or put it this way, how many times have you said “Oh, I’d love to loose 5kg’s/ get fitter/ fit into that old dress again.” Or, “I really want to renovate my house”.
Let me tell you a story. Continue reading
Everyone has hang ups around money. We’ve all been brought up hearing from our parents different beliefs around money. For myself, I was brought up thinking money was bad. It was only for greedy people. That people who were rich, were only rich because they did something bad, or greedy, or tricky to get there. I’m sure a lot of you can relate to that from your childhood.
I know now that those beliefs are not helping me create a better life for myself and my husband. I know now that those beliefs are not helping me in my business, or my clients. Continue reading