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What to do when things don’t go to plan

Unexpected things happen. Injury, illness, home emergencies, client emergencies, school holidays, sick days, last minute projects, surprise visitors… What do you do when things don’t go to plan? Do you tighten the reigns in an attempt to keep control? Are you screaming with stress on the inside while trying to maintain a calm swan-like exterior? Do you give up on the day and try again tomorrow, next week, next month or even next year? Or do you double and triple your efforts in a bid to cram it all in …

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The Elements of Change

‘Without accepting the fact that everything changes, we cannot find perfect composure. But unfortunately, although it is true, it is difficult for us to accept it. Because we cannot accept the truth of transience, we suffer.’ ~Shunryu Suzuki Change can be a difficult thing. Most people want to change their lives, in some way, but find it difficult to either get started or to sustain the change for very long. I’m happy to report that after years of studying it, I’ve become fairly good at it (though happily failing all …

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