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…

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.


Just typing the word makes me a tiny bit angry. It brings to mind all the things I don’t like. I was never seriously bullied when I was young, but I was quite shy and insecure. I still don’t like confrontation much these days and will go out of my way to avoid it.