The question of where inspiration comes from has been asked of me, and by me many times since I decided I wanted to be a journalist at seven.
Writers I admire were recently asked the same question at the Festival of Golden Words in Beaconsfield and their answers confirmed what I’ve always thought - inspiration is everywhere!
Bay of Fires author Poppy Gee commented that …
Any parent knows children ask a lot (A LOT!) of questions.
Of course this is an important way for them to learn about the world around them. I encourage my two boys to ask whatever they want to know. And they do.
One of the reasons I encourage questions is that I have made a career out of asking them. I mentioned this to my eldest son's grade 2 teacher and she asked if I …
By Mark Kirkpatrick
When it comes to performing at our very best at work, the last thing anyone needs is distraction. While some employees can be easily thrown off by street or building construction, instantly sending them off balance, unscheduled meetings or frequent phone calls may be detrimental to the productivity of others.
Regardless of how productive your employees are, …
“Change in all things is sweet,” according to Aristotle, and when it comes to my office I have to agree with the Greek philosopher.
I spent a week over Christmas and New Year making over my office, the Strawberry Patch. I cannot tell you how much difference it has made to my work attitude and mindset. Changing the colour and starting to de-clutter the space …
Better organisation? Improved efficiency? Increased productivity? With your work load and family schedule, you're probably thinking, "I need an assistant and a nanny." Since most of us aren't afforded these luxuries, here are three actual solutions for getting more done.
Paper & Pen
No matter how digitised our lives become, no smartphone app or Google calendar can replace pen and paper. If …
As a visual person, nothing has been more powerful in helping me achieve than to have my goals in front of my eyes.
Last month I outlined my intentions for the year ahead and told you I would be spending a day with three special friends brainstorming and creating our vision boards for the year ahead. In preparation for this day we all completed Leonie Dawson’s Create Your Amazing …
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