Building resilience through storytelling

This past year I have experienced a lot of storytelling, in the form of very real, very powerful, personal stories. I have realised that a lot of the people who pass through this situation often feel afterwards more able to deal with those stories and get on with their future lives. It is as if … Continue reading Building resilience through storytelling


Perennial problems and Fairy Godmothers.

As a Host, Trainer and Facilitator I know lots of other Hosts, Trainers, Coaches and Facilitators. One thing we all have in common and one question we all ask each other all the time is "would you know of somewhere I can hold a workshop for around 10 people at a reasonable price?" The perennial … Continue reading Perennial problems and Fairy Godmothers.

Once Upon a Time…

I have always been interested in people, I have mostly had people facing jobs; Hairdresser, Barman, Waiter, Trainer, Facilitator, Listener, Host, etc.  I think people are fascinating and we can learn so much from each other.  So one of the quotes that gets to me most is the following: I don’t always think of it … Continue reading Once Upon a Time…


Learning Curve

I broke my foot on the 20th May 2017. I was driving on my motorbike between two wooden posts and clipped the top of my left foot on the left post, and even though I was driving really slowly my foot was brought backwards and crushed between the post and the footrest. It hurt. It … Continue reading Learning Curve


Breaking News

I made a mistake, I did something really silly the other day just because I wasn’t paying attention. I broke my foot. Badly. I was driving my motorbike to a shopping centre to buy a few things and because motorbikes are not normally allowed in a lot of underground carparks or are simply not catered … Continue reading Breaking News


How to charm anyone and connect with them

In this day and age, getting ahead depends on who you know as much as what you know. So it is very important therefore that we all learn the ways and mean of connecting with others and working together as a way to move forward. The people with the best people skills will be the winners in today’s society.


International Happiness Day 2017

I guess we should all try to think a little bit more about Happiness, especially on a day dedicated to Happiness. Here are my thoughts in the form of a You Tube Video about The Principles of Happiness: With Love and Happiness Andy