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How Great Leaders Inspire Change

Simon Sinek has a simple but powerful model for inspirational leadership all starting with a golden circle and the question WHY, rather than WHAT or HOW.  Sinek describes how people respond far more to passion and beliefs, than to products … Continue reading

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Simon Jordan Marketing

Simon specialises in marketing for solo operators like coaches, practioners and consultants, and can help with branding, marketing strategy, web design and SEO. He provides affordable programmes and webinars and is himself very productive with frequent blog posts, a radio … Continue reading

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Skirting the Boards

Skirting The Boards uses theatre techniques from the toolkit of actor and director Didi Hopkins to unlock women’s potential around presence, resilience and gravitas. Didi is a powerhouse of experience, creativity and practicallity. Her work supports women to be more … Continue reading

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The Riddle of Experience vs. Memory

Daniel Kahneman on experience vs memory. Using examples from vacations to colonoscopies, Nobel laureate and founder of behavioral economics Daniel Kahneman reveals how our “experiencing selves” and our “remembering selves” perceive happiness differently. This new insight has profound implications for … Continue reading

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Intimacy & Desire – Awaken the Passion

Imtimacy & Desire

Intimacy & Desire – Awaken the Passion in Your Relationship. A brilliant new book from sex therapist David Scharch, that follows his best-selling Passionate Marriage. He explains why couples in long term relationships have sexual desire problems, regardless of how … Continue reading

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The Power of Vulnerability

Dr Brene Brown studies human connection — our ability to empathize, belong, love. In a poignant, funny talk at TEDxHouston, she shares a deep insight from her research, one that sent her on a personal quest to know herself as … Continue reading

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Finding Meaning in the Second Half of Life

Finding Meaning in the Second Half of Life

by James Hollis Ph.D Adulthood presents varying levels of growth and is rearely the respite of stablility we expected. Turbulent emotional shifts can take place anywhere between the ages of thirty-five and seventy, when we question the choices we’ve made, … Continue reading

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Mindset: A New Psychology of Success

By Carol Dweck. What we believe about people’s talent and intelligence can genuinely limit their capacity for learning and growth. Carol Dweck demonstrates how people with a so-called FIXED MINDSET, see intelligence as inherent and unchangeable. These people tend to … Continue reading

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A Whole New Mind:

A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future By Daniel H Pink. Gone is the age of getting ahead by studying accounting, law and engineering. Much of that work can be outsourced to other countries, or done by … Continue reading

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The Science of Happiness

The Science of Happiness: How Our Brains Make Us Happy – and What We Can Do to Get Happier By Stefan Klein PhD. An extremely well-written, easy to read and expertly researched book that explores the latest frontiers of neuroscience … Continue reading

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