Why Being Perfectly Imperfect is the Best Goal for All

Any parent wants to protect their child. Helping them navigate the cushioned environment of nursery, infant and primary school, into the more judgemental and harsher senior school, then out into the vicious world beyond tests the strength and tenacity of the strongest of us parents. And Covid made the whole experience many times more difficult. …

Maintenance Protocols for your Employee’s Emotional Wellbeing

When you run a fleet of vehicles, their maintenance is weaved into daily, weekly, monthly, annual routine checks. From refuelling, to checking and replenishing the oil and water, ensuring the tyre pressure is at safe levels, that the brakes are functioning properly… Every element is checked and ticked off and checked again. When something goes …

It’s true – the elephant never forgot!

Ever used that phrase: I couldn’t be bothered? That’s the start of learned helplessness. Learned helplessness is when you feel a sense of utter powerlessness – that no matter what you do, it won’t make any difference, so there’s no point even trying. Learned helplessness compounds – the more you experience it, the deeper it …