online courses for NQTs and emerging leaders coming soon

How To Find Extra Time

Running out of time? I know how you feel. About twenty years ago, I started analysing how I spent my time. I was a busy teacher working full-time and had the pervading opinion that there were not enough hours in a day. Feeling harassed and stretched, I started to record how I spent time – […]

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Why I Celebrate Small Successes

Do you feel as if you’re not achieving anything? You’re working hard towards a goal but it seems as if you’re not getting anywhere? Developing a coaching business often has me feeling that way. But a surprise email reminded me why it is so important to stop and acknowledge even the smallest degree of progress. […]

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Email Marketing Made Easy

Why I Avoided Email Marketing Four years ago, I began the journey of building a coaching business. The course I took at that time threw me into an alien world with new words, and practices that had my mind reeling. Don’t laugh – especially you online business experts – but words like opt-ins, auto-responder and […]

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Life After Teaching

Why I Started a Coaching Business After a long teaching career, I should be retiring. Many colleagues have made this decision and are happily enjoying having extra time doing whatever takes their fancy. So what has made me decide to not only retrain as a life coach but to also start a coaching business? Well, […]

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Easter Sunrise

Brilliant teachers need restorative holidays. Holidays that give them the time and space to unwind from the busyness of school; to replenish energy and to build up resources for the next term or academic year. One of my most wonderful holiday memory is watching this sunrise.  The risk taking adventurous me had taken a trip […]

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