Praise is annoying

Ever been on the receiving end of someone who is always telling you how awesome you are?  It sounds like; “You’re amazing!”; ‘Thanks, you legend”; “Love working with you”; “This this great.  You are great!”.  This is what we call praise.  Praise is about acknowledging another person.  That’s good right?!  Yep.  But over time it…

We can’t avoid the struggle

I’ve been thinking a lot lately how people try and set up stress free lives.  They wear it almost as a badge of honour. We know there will always be situations where life hits you with unplanned circumstances or traumatic events.  Whether it’s moving house, having to find a new job, someone you love is…

Most of us have a lil’ secret

I know a massive secret. Well it’s not a secret to most people but, from my experience, most people aren’t telling each other. It’s something that we face nearly every day yet talk about rarely. It’s an issue that is holding us back from being better friends, better colleagues, better partners and better parents. It’s…