How important is planning to your success?

Why bother with planning? A lot of people think of planning as a pain. In many cases, they see it as so painful that they don’t actually bother. In truth, they’re probably right about it being a pain, but they are wrong about not bothering. So what’s the point in planning? Well lets start with…

Continue Reading →

If I were you, I would like to be treated with respect

Someone else’s shoes Sometimes it’s quite revealing to put yourself in someone else’s shoes and behave accordingly. Ask yourself how hard it is to treat people with respect and politeness? I just had an example. Someone rang me to try to sell me insurance that I don’t want or need. I spoke to a colleague of…

Continue Reading →

I’m Getting Better Every Day

Better Every Day I know that’s true, because every day I learn something useful and relevant to my success. And every time I apply what I learn to what I do, I do it a little better. If you’ve been following my journey to success, then you will know that is have enrolled in the  Partnership to…

Continue Reading →

Persevere and Be SUCCESSFUL

Persevere – Keep On Going no matter what Persevere, Persevere, Persevere. No matter what you want to achieve in life, there will be times when it’s easier just to give up. There are ALWAYS a whole lot of excuses out there just waiting to be used but… This post is the next in the series…

Continue Reading →

WordPress.org vs .com

WordPress.org vs .com What’s the difference anyway? You’ll know from my previous blogs that I have enrolled in the Partnership to Success program, and I remain extremely optimistic. I already have my own hosting with 1and1, and decided, therefore, not to buy additional hosting, but rather to stick with what I have. I wouldn’t say…

Continue Reading →

Small Steps Towards Success

Big Success Comes From Small Steps So today, I’ve had to do a few other things, and I only just sat down to work a couple of hours ago.. So far, I’ve managed to: Write a blog called ‘Know Your Dream’, which I’ve shared on my Facebook page ‘Personal Success 4u‘ Send a broadcast e-mail…

Continue Reading →

Patience may be a virtue, but I couldn’t wait!

Patience is a virtue In my last post, I told you that I had completed Week 1 of John Thornhill’s Partnership to Success training. Well despite it being only a couple of hours, my patience ran out yesterday, and I started to play around with the appearance of this blog! Apology – Just in Case! John,…

Continue Reading →

Do you really have to be able to walk before you can run?

So I’m 5 or 6 hours into day 1 of Partnership to Success. I had a couple of headstarts, but I’ve finished the Week 1 training now, and I can’t wait to get going on Week  2. I’ve asked John for fast track access – hope I get it soon! The trouble is, some elements…

Continue Reading →

It’s better to give than to receive

I read a book yesterday. Yes, a whole book, and all in one day. In truth, it’s not a very long book, but it is really interesting, and I believe it will help me to change the way I approach things. It’s called ‘The Go Giver‘. I recommend you read it if you want to achieve…

Continue Reading →

Do I really need a mentor?

I’ve been (and am) reasonably successful in Corporate life, working as a Business Analyst, Project Manager and Programme Manager in the UK Financial Services industry. However, for several years now, I’ve thought there must be a better away – a way that doesn’t involve a long commute to and from work, a stressful time when…

Continue Reading →

Page 2 of 2