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Many people are heading back to work this week. Back on deck, the same issues will be on their desk as before Christmas.  In case that isn’t enough to keep you busy, the weekend papers added to the mix with speculation about what might lie ahead for the economy, together with warm up discussion ahead [...]

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How to have a remarkable new year

by Kate on December 29, 2012

To achieve great things we must work out what to stop doing, and then have the courage and commitment to follow through on that decision. New Year is a good time to decide what to stop doing  to help you have achieve great things.  It could be the most important resolution you make! Many of [...]

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Three ways past success can stifle business

by Kate on December 28, 2012

Past business success can stifle needed change. It can blind you to the need for change, or make it hard to push through the discomfort and disruption of new ways. Here are three things to watch out for as you consider changes needed to take your business to the next level. Moving house, even moving [...]

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Money can’t buy you love

by Kate on October 14, 2012

Money can’t buy you love, and it can’t buy you happiness either. But we need it, so how can we get it in perspective? Here are some Sunday musings on money. In his book “Authentic Happiness”, Martin Seligman suggests what many of us are pretty sure is true –  “money can’t buy your happiness”. We [...]

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I’ve been thinking about conference return on investment after attending the FCA National Franchise Conference earlier this week. We’re all looking after the dollars these days, and conference budgets are a prime one for the accountants to put under the microscope. A conference can be a fantastic business and learning opportunity, but it won’t happen [...]

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Sunday reflection and some Mozart

by Kate on October 7, 2012

Sunday is a good day for reflecting and thinking through priorities for the week ahead. Here are some questions to consider: What are the important things for me to achieve in my my work, my personal life, and for my health and wellbeing? What will I choose to do with this hour, this day,  this [...]

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Why I’m not giving up now

by Kate on October 7, 2012

Today is Day 14 of my Project 365 and it would probably be a good idea to give up on it and even so I am committed to continuing. This post is a bit reflective, as I take a breather and think about the next bit of the journey. I had an idea my writing [...]

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