Blog - The Art Of Success

18.04.2017 - Your personal invitation to a free, life-changing online event…

Are you at a fork in the road? Have you ever thought to yourself “There has to be more to life than this?” At some point, most of us have. Here’s the incredible thing… Sometimes when you’re at a fork in the road, one simple well-timed suggestion or idea can cause a major shift—the one …MORE »

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9.03.2017 - Guess who’s celebrating?

We celebrated International Women’s Day in New Zealand yesterday, ahead of my friends and readers in the States and UK. Aptly we were got to cheerlead amazing women around the world first—I’m proud to say that new Zealand was also the first country to give women the vote back in 1893. The United States finally …MORE »

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23.02.2017 - Powerful creativity: making space to create

As Courtney Kennedy writes in her new book, Creating Space to Thrive: Get Unstuck, Reboot Your Creativity and Change Your Life, “Creativity is the missing ingredient for many of us.” Sometimes a reminder of its importance comes to us when we are most in need. As it did for my step-father Ted, a military man diagnosed with …MORE »

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14.02.2017 - How to harness the power of love

How to harness the power of love

But as Nick Williams shares in the foreword to my book, Career Rescue: The Art and Science of Reinventing Your Career and Life  “No-one ever told me when I was growing up that something I loved could be a career.” Most of us can relate to that: doing something you loved and then getting paid …MORE »

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27.01.2017 - The Astrology of Success

FAITH IN YOUR STARS “Arrogance is in everything I do. It is in my gestures, the harshness of my voice, in the glow of my gaze, in my sinewy, tormented face” ~ Coco Chanel Leo) Much of Coco Chanel’s success can be attributed to her faith in the stars. Chanel believed in astrology. She was a …MORE »

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27.01.2017 - My New Year Solution 2017—some notes

  As the new year kicks off it’s a good time to take stock of the memories deeply engrained within my heart and memory. It’s so affirming to look back over the last 12 months and take an inventory of all the things that happened – the good and the not so good – and …MORE »

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22.12.2016 - How to reinvent your career and your life: Pivot—change careers and live again

Creating Your Past and Your Future: Celebrate Your Audacity What amazing feedback one of my client’s Lisa Conroy received! Incredible! So proud of her – living and working as she does with passion and purpose! Her success story is just one of many that have enriched my life this year – I’m thankful that having …MORE »

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15.12.2016 - How a chance encounter lead one unhappy employee to confidently leave a job she hated, and start living a life she loved, before it was too late

***CLIENT SUCCESS STORY**** I received this lovely newsletter today from my beautiful, courageous mid-life career changer, Cate Walker. I’ve included it below. Her story is such an amazingly inspirational tale of transformational career change and the power of following your passion – as well as the power of acting on a chance encounter. Chance is also …MORE »

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5.12.2016 - How to dream big and make it happen today

“I invented my life by taking for granted that everything I did not like would have an opposite, which I would like “~ Coco Chanel, businesswoman In the movie, ‘The Pursuit Of Happiness,’ Will Smith, who plays the role of a homeless man, says to his son, “You got a dream, you gotta protect it. …MORE »

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17.11.2016 - The Art of Success: Coco Chanel

A sneak peek – just for you! The Art of Success: Coco Chanel. I’m feeling super inspired as I head down the finishing straight for this second book in the Art of Success series. I’ve just finished writing one of my chapters and thought you might like a sneak peek. A keen, amateur interest in …MORE »

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