Finding Your True Purpose

Finding Your True Purpose

Do you work to live – or do you live for your work? There’s an enormous difference between these two ways of living – and the harsh fact is that the vast majority of people today reluctantly turn up at their place of work because it’s the only way to keep...
Fueling the Fires of Ambition

Fueling the Fires of Ambition

Where do you find your inspiration? What drives you forwards when you’re feeling tired or despondent? How do you maintain your positive attitude when the day seems to be conspiring against your best efforts? How do you stoke the fires of enthusiasm when life’s...
The True Value of a Sabbatical

The True Value of a Sabbatical

Have you ever taken a paid leave of absence to pursue an interest that wasn’t related to your work? It used to be very fashionable towards the end of the last century but, with the modern pressures on companies and organisations to extract every last ounce of value...
The Defining Power of Endurance

The Defining Power of Endurance

Do you ever feel like quitting? You know. It’s that feeling when you want to stand up and just walk away from the stress, the pressure and the frustrations? It happens all the time and, in many ways, it’s a symptom of the daily duress people feel when they’re trying...
The Benefits of a Wise Mentor

The Benefits of a Wise Mentor

Do you enjoy the good fortune of having an experienced and successful mentor? Someone who can guide you, encourage you, challenge you and help you to develop your potential? Despite the growing numbers of people who volunteer to be mentors, effective mentors...