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Don’t try to fix me!!

Don’t try to fix me!!

I get a little annoyed by the self-help gurus and personal growth experts constantly telling us that we need to do something or be something more. Be more focused, be less anxious, be more time efficient, exercise more, set audacious goals and go after them,...

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Spreading Positivity

Spreading Positivity

Spreading positivity – spread that stuff thick! Ok I get it… life’s hard … the kids are sick.. you are working your butt off, your boss is a control freak, your partner is AWOL, your legs need waxing and your inbox has exploded. It’s really hard to stay upbeat and...

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So Many People To Blame, So Little Time

So Many People To Blame, So Little Time

Blame, blame, blame, blame. I first really registered the notion of blame after I read Brene Brown's Gifts of Imperfection and I watched a Youtube clip where she blames her husband for spilling her coffee on her new suit despite the fact he was on a business trip...

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11 Reasons Why Menopause Sucks!

11 Reasons Why Menopause Sucks!

Menopause sucks! There I have said it. Out loud and in public. To be factual, peri-menopause sucks. I am sure menopause sucks too, I just haven’t made it that far yet. How did I get to 48 before I even heard of peri-menopause? Bodily functions were not discussed in...

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Same Room, Same Doors

Same Room, Same Doors

Do you ever wake up with a feeling of dread or sit in another pointless meeting and notice the crushing realisation that the life you envisioned for yourself is not the one you are living – or worse still – it IS and you hate it!? How did you get here and how can you...

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Advice for Wildly Wonderful Women

Advice for Wildly Wonderful Women

Let me give you some advice about advice. Unless you are Oprah don’t dish it out. Hard to understand I know …. Even though your girlfriend, colleague or staff member has specifically asked you a question, they don’t actually need your advice. Go figure! So what are...

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Falling in Love with Air Travel…Again

Falling in Love with Air Travel…Again

Anyone who travels for work knows that air travel can be soul destroying. A barrage of mind numbing processes - the taxi ride though traffic, queuing to check in when the line snakes out the door, another queue to get through security where the person in front of you...

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Pesky Restlessness….

Pesky Restlessness….

How often do you say to yourself… There must be something more? Something different? Something else? So, now what? Scratch the surface of any functioning midlife woman and you will hear her say I love my kids; I enjoy my job, I am grateful for the roof over my head,...

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Why I Love Phone Coaching

Why I Love Phone Coaching

Coaching is all about relationships, right? Holding space, being present, developing trust, truly listening? Good coaches can spot incongruities between your body language and your true message. Yes, they sure can! So surely face to face coaching is better, right?...

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Happy International Women’s Day // 8th March

Positively Beaming believes in the true empowerment of women. This comes from economic equality, reproductive rights, freedom from fear plus, an equal voice and representation in politics, the workplace and in the home. Empowerment, despite what Instagram tells us,...

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7 Misconceptions of Wellbeing

7 Misconceptions of Wellbeing

The Myths and Misconceptions of  (Leadership) Wellbeing. There is no shortage of wellbeing programs for employees and we are starting to see the emergence of programs for leaders to. Whilst most are well-intentioned many are based on flawed assumptions and...

read more
Don’t try to fix me!!

Don’t try to fix me!!

I get a little annoyed by the self-help gurus and personal growth experts constantly telling us that we need to do something or be something more. Be more focused, be less anxious, be more time efficient, exercise more, set audacious goals and go after them,...

Spreading Positivity

Spreading Positivity

Spreading positivity – spread that stuff thick! Ok I get it… life’s hard … the kids are sick.. you are working your butt off, your boss is a control freak, your partner is AWOL, your legs need waxing and your inbox has exploded. It’s really hard to stay upbeat and...

So Many People To Blame, So Little Time

So Many People To Blame, So Little Time

Blame, blame, blame, blame. I first really registered the notion of blame after I read Brene Brown's Gifts of Imperfection and I watched a Youtube clip where she blames her husband for spilling her coffee on her new suit despite the fact he was on a business trip...

11 Reasons Why Menopause Sucks!

11 Reasons Why Menopause Sucks!

Menopause sucks! There I have said it. Out loud and in public. To be factual, peri-menopause sucks. I am sure menopause sucks too, I just haven’t made it that far yet. How did I get to 48 before I even heard of peri-menopause? Bodily functions were not discussed in...

Same Room, Same Doors

Same Room, Same Doors

Do you ever wake up with a feeling of dread or sit in another pointless meeting and notice the crushing realisation that the life you envisioned for yourself is not the one you are living – or worse still – it IS and you hate it!? How did you get here and how can you...

Advice for Wildly Wonderful Women

Advice for Wildly Wonderful Women

Let me give you some advice about advice. Unless you are Oprah don’t dish it out. Hard to understand I know …. Even though your girlfriend, colleague or staff member has specifically asked you a question, they don’t actually need your advice. Go figure! So what are...

Falling in Love with Air Travel…Again

Falling in Love with Air Travel…Again

Anyone who travels for work knows that air travel can be soul destroying. A barrage of mind numbing processes - the taxi ride though traffic, queuing to check in when the line snakes out the door, another queue to get through security where the person in front of you...

Pesky Restlessness….

Pesky Restlessness….

How often do you say to yourself… There must be something more? Something different? Something else? So, now what? Scratch the surface of any functioning midlife woman and you will hear her say I love my kids; I enjoy my job, I am grateful for the roof over my head,...

Why I Love Phone Coaching

Why I Love Phone Coaching

Coaching is all about relationships, right? Holding space, being present, developing trust, truly listening? Good coaches can spot incongruities between your body language and your true message. Yes, they sure can! So surely face to face coaching is better, right?...

Happy International Women’s Day // 8th March

Positively Beaming believes in the true empowerment of women. This comes from economic equality, reproductive rights, freedom from fear plus, an equal voice and representation in politics, the workplace and in the home. Empowerment, despite what Instagram tells us,...

7 Misconceptions of Wellbeing

7 Misconceptions of Wellbeing

The Myths and Misconceptions of  (Leadership) Wellbeing. There is no shortage of wellbeing programs for employees and we are starting to see the emergence of programs for leaders to. Whilst most are well-intentioned many are based on flawed assumptions and...