Yes, sometimes I don't know WTF I'm doing...

Yes, sometimes I don't know WTF I'm doing...

Here's what happens when you have a big vision for your life in the world and you start moving towards it:

- You piss people off 

- People misunderstand you and decide they don't want to work with you, don't like you or think you're crazy, irresponsible and rude. And unfair. 

- You spend hours thinking, procrastinating and lying on your bed, the floor and in the bath with fuck all to show for it.

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The biggest lie you can tell yourself

The biggest lie you can tell yourself

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I DO go on about vision. Knowing your direction, what your deepest self truly desires to experience in life, getting clarity on what you actually want is SO important. 

But it also requires ACTION. 

And there is a huge obstacle that can get in the way.

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Feeling struck? Try this...

Feeling struck? Try this...

I KNOW how much getting stuck really kills your enthusiasm and your energy. You start thinking you're hopeless, you can't 'make it happen' and you feel like giving up. 

So how about a practical strategy that helps shift whatever's keeping you in that place? Today's video is about how to get out of your head and get things moving again. 
 

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5 transformational truths (Are you doing something worth committing to?)

5 transformational truths (Are you doing something worth committing to?)

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I started this journey, thinking it was just about finding a job that I loved.

I quit the graduate training scheme I was on (having sat the exams and leaving my job before even finding out the results) because I had decided that following my dreams and trying to make myself happy was more important than what the company needed (and because I spent tea breaks crying in the toilets).

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How I achieve my goals

How I achieve my goals

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If you want to change your life this year; if this is the year you’re actually going to go to the country that’s been on your list forever, if this is the year you’re going to leave the job you hate, if this is the year you’re determined to change SOMETHING to make your life better: CONGRATULATIONS. You’ve taken the first step to doing something. 

You've set an intention. 

But let me guess, you’ve had this intention before right? And nothing’s happened. 

 

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5 ways to focus while you're still in your day job

5 ways to focus while you're still in your day job

You may be finding your current work a big challenge right now but there are lots of opportunities to use this time to position yourself best for when you do leave. Not only is it a great way to feel better about the current situation which may be driving you crazy, but learning to think in this way, viewing where you are now as an opportunity rather than a problem, will stand you in good stead once you make the leap from your current work to your new life. 

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