Wanting to fail

  We like to talk about fear of failure – how to overcome it, how to stay with it, how to become comfortable with it etc. But there is another part of us that is just as important and we pay very little attention to – the part that WANTS Read more…

Managing expectations

Feeling pressured and overwhelmed with tasks and expectations? It’s one of the most common side-effects of the active busy life most of us live. In my coaching practice, I keep seeing this again and again – amazing people doing amazing things, feeling overwhelmed and not finding space to do what Read more…

The value of existential questions

Have you ever heard the phrase ‘existential questions’ mentioned as something bad or unwanted? I certainly have. I’ve come to associate it with moments when someone would say ‘we need to get more practical’, ‘too much philosophising isn’t good’, or joke about something not really being so important. I’ve secretly Read more…