Tag Archives: confidence

How to be your imperfect best

I love this quote. I put it on my Facebook page a few weeks ago and it really resonated with people. It struck a chord with me, not least because it drew me back to my childhood and how my parents would ...

The Comparison Trap

What a simple statement and yet a profound one. It's easy to compare ourselves with other people isn't it? Especially those we perceive to be doing "better" than us. It gets even more complicated when we consider different aspects of our ...

Opportunity Knocks

I was having a wonderful chat with a coach friend of mine earlier this week and we got onto the subject of missed opportunities and what we can learn from them. As we talked, I recalled something from my past and thought ...

What’s right about wrong?

I love this quote from Sir Ken. Makes sense doesn't it? Why then, do so many frown on imperfection and the consequences of getting things wrong and making mistakes? Despite our contemporary rhetoric of the virtues of tolerating diverse views, ideas and beliefs, an intolerance of ...

Trust Me

Over the last few days I've been thinking about trust and the importance of cultivating it in my relationships with others. Many would argue that trust is the central pillar upon which our relationships are built. If we want to get ahead and make progress in ...