Balance

I’m working late are you?

Occasionally I receive an email sent either very early in the morning or late at night (nothing to do with different timezones). What does this say about the person's working patterns or workload? In many organisations, there's an expectation that if other people are working late, then perhaps I should be too.  These people are [...]

Yeah! It’s Blue Monday

Despite today being labelled as Blue Monday, there's no reason to be feeling down on this or any other day. The sun is shining, the sky is blue. A lovely change from the rain and wind over the last few weeks. After a flurry of snow at the weekend, the day's are getting longer and [...]

How to Survive Christmas

Christmas can be stressful - particularly with all the added pressure that gets piled on at this time of year. You've fought your way through the crowds of Christmas shoppers to grab the best bargains and stressed over the size of the gifts and whether you have enough. Families who rarely speak to each other [...]