Category Archives: Personal

Motivation

What get’s you going in the morning? This morning I was up at a little after 6am and got myself ready to go out running. When I got downstairs and looked out of the front window the ground was thick … Continue reading

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Lessons learned

As I sat on the grass verge at the side of the A46 at the edge of Newark on Trent I thought of the last 12 hours and how it had ended in defeat for me. For those that know … Continue reading

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Your help please…

 At the start of this year I decided, in a moment of insanity, that I would set myself a challenge to cycle from home here in Ilkeston to Skegness on the East coast of England and then back again in … Continue reading

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Apple IOS4 is not for the iPhone 3G

As with the rest of the ‘sheep’ I was keen to get the new Apple IOS4 installed on my phone as soon as it came out on Monday this week. It took almost 3 hours for the whole process to … Continue reading

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Do you remember the first time?

Yesterday I went to see my son in his school play called “Do you remember the first time?”. He, along with 3 other children, played the part of adults waiting to go into an interview and they began talking about … Continue reading

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Insanity is only a state of mind

A rather odd title I admit but sometimes some of the more insane things to do are the absolute best things to do. This became apparent when I volunteered myself to do a triathlon in August this year. Most of … Continue reading

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What gets you going?

This is just a quick post that came to me this morning as I was getting up, “What gets you going?”. I envy people who find it easy to get up early in the morning as this is always something … Continue reading

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Playing safe

We live in the Internet age. Everyone and anyone is connected to the Internet, some more often than others as it becomes common place for mobile phones connected 24/7. In these changing times it is very easy to forget that, … Continue reading

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S**t happens!

I hope you all had a fantastic Christmas break and Santa brought you lots of lovely things, this post was originally due to be put up last week but unfortunately the time just didn’t appear ! I was speaking with … Continue reading

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More than just checklists….

I wrote last week about the importance of checklists for all aspects of your business. Expanding on that I learned a valuable lesson at the weekend in the most unlikely of places, in a hospital.  Our youngest son has had … Continue reading

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