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Happy Imperfect New Year

Happy Imperfect New Year

It's the last day of 2016. For most of us, the last day of any year is always a reflective one. We reflect on what went well, and what didn't. What we achieved, and what didn't get done. What we need to do more of next year (yet rarely do we reflect on what we need to...

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The Brilliant Evolution

The Brilliant Evolution

"You've changed". Often you'll hear that leveled at people, and usually in an accusatory tone. For many people change is threatening. They think that as an adult, your life is set, and fundamentally you don't change over time. Nothing could be further from the truth....

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Barging In

Barging In

Sun and Fun in Sydney It's almost 17 years to the day since I arrived in Sydney – an excited 26 year old, ready for sun, fun and a new life. I had travelled here as a backpacker 4 years earlier. The minute I set foot on Australian soil I knew for a fact I'd be back. I...

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The Ripple Effect

The Ripple Effect

Inspired Company Last weekend I jetted up to Brisbane to spend Saturday with a group of women from Maurice Blackburn Lawyers ("MBL").  Most people would baulk at the prospect of attending a full day training in the office on a Saturday. Not this group. Rarely have I...

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3 Ways To Pump Up Your Presence

3 Ways To Pump Up Your Presence

The Power of Presence I've got a thing for men on a stage. Singers, actors, trainers and speakers – when they get up there and are confident in their delivery, I fall for them – hook line and sinker. Usually it doesn't even matter that they're not even really that...

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