Wednesday, 18 February 2015
Tuesday, 17 February 2015
Thursday, 12 February 2015
"People are always blaming their circumstances for where they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in the world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want and if they can't find them, make them."
Wednesday, 11 February 2015
Another half-term approaches and it's important to remember that research suggests that we can change and become happier and healthier just by taking small steps which can change our lives for the better.
Tuesday, 10 February 2015
Thursday, 5 February 2015
I am still working on the brilliant Cutlers' 'Made in Sheffield' programme and I was re-reading the 'Talent Code', by Daniel Coyle, which covers similar ground to 'Outliers' by Malcolm Gladwell, 'Bounce' by Matthew Syed and 'Talent is Overrated' by Geoff Colvin. It draws on research to show that skills, behaviours and character traits are things that we can create, grow and nurture.