Monthly Archives: February 2011

How to communicate with confidence?


Today I spoke with the Upfront Guru Matt Davies (pictured), former BBC Presenter of the Year, who specialises in communicating with confidence, on my radio show on ONFM.  Matt was in the studio to answer questions on presentation skills training … Continue reading

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definition of middle child syndrome


I found this today at http://www.essortment.com/middle-child-syndrome-62872.html The middle or second born child or children often have the sense of not belonging. They fight to receive attention from parents and others because they feel many times they are being ignored or dubbed … Continue reading

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Workshops on mindfulness


Seven monastic students of Thich Nhat Hanh, a widely respected Zen Buddhist monk, teacher, author and peace activist, previously nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize, are touring UK universities to offer workshops on mindfulness. Mindfulness is a simple, scientifically proven … Continue reading

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It’s not about “being in the know”


It’s not about “being in the know” but being “in the mystery”. I like this. I came across the quote whilst watching the interesting film What the Bleep Do We Know?  The plot follows the story of a deaf photographer; … Continue reading

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Hello and welcome to my blog


Thanks for dropping by. I was born and brought up in Dublin and at the age of 19 I visited London for a three week holiday and have been here ever since. I have returned to Ireland for short visits over the years and have … Continue reading

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