“Good manners cost nowt”; so where are yours?

I’m Yorkshire born and bred; we’re quite straight forward, we have good values – and good manners. If someone asks for our help, we’ll always try. And if we can’t help directly, we’ll sign post to others who can. What we don’t do is ignore the requests for help. As my mum always says; “Good…

Let’s start the habit of a #dailycelebration

I was listening to one of the speakers at a network event recently. She told us about the first 4½ months in her new role and what she had achieved. I was struck by the realisation that we only seem to celebrate our work successes once a year. Our mindset needs to be better than…

The power of unlimited thinking

Following a period of illness I’ve spent time focusing on getting mind and body back on track. This has included looking into mindfulness techniques and looking at new goals now I feel like pushing forward. I enjoyed a great web chat recently about the power of unlimited thinking to build entrepreneurial skills on Rainmaker FM…

Top reads this week

I don’t know about you but I see so much on the internet and via social media that I think my head will explode! This make it really hard to know what are the top reads this week that contain the most essential tips and experience from others to read and digest to help us…

Being authentic – and more chocolatey

It might make us feel a bit uncomfortable but we should make time to focus on what makes us tick. Life throws good and bad scenarios toward us. How we are able to cope with those – whilst at the same time being authentic and true to ourselves – is a key facet of who…

Top 10 places to study PR

The Complete University Guide has published results of University and college courses by subject ranked by students studying them. This includes where to study PR. The Guide assesses 127 UK universities and 70 subjects ranked by 10 quality measures. Measures that are important to students including overall satisfaction and graduate prospects. It aims to help students…