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  • Where Neuroscience meets Buddhism January 30, 2018
    I've just got home from a marvellous talk at UCL.  It was a marvellous birthday gift from a fellow coach and friend Grainne.  The talk A Conversation with Matthieu Ricard and Wolf Singer explored the meeting of two differing points of view.  Matthieu Ricard is a Tibetan Monk who translates for the Dalai Lama.  Wolf Singer is […]
  • Ten reasons why Meghan Markle will make a great royal leader December 2, 2017
    On Friday on BBC Breakfast one of the commentators said Meghan Markle will be used to the limelight because she's an actress.  Later in the day another commentators said Meghan is used to the paparazzi because she has been on the red carpet.  It is not this reason that Meghan Markle will make a great […]
  • Turning Point and my 10 questions to follow your dream. August 9, 2017
    Recently Andrew Paine asked me to talk about a turning point in my life - a decision that changed the course of my life. It's interesting when someone asks you one seemingly simple open question and how talking about itmakes you realise how much you've changed. The turning point I talk about on Lush player  is […]
  • How an Opera reminded me of the importance of the small gestures in Gender Equality July 3, 2017
    On Saturday night I went to see Olivia Fuch's production of the opera Der Rosenkavalier by Strauss. To be honest I've never been a fan of Opera.  I like it but haven't loved it, as I love the theatre.  I can count on both my hands the number of times I've been to the Opera. […]
  • A guest Blog by Fred Garnet: Purpose of Education and Learning: Wealth or Wisdom? January 24, 2017
    Tomorrow at BeBright Projects we are starting an "Open Space" discussion on What is the Purpose of Education: Wealth and Wisdom.  BeBright Projects is two businesses at the moment, a nursery for 6 months to 5 year olds and a Training Centre for adults, parents, entrepreneurs, businesses and Learning professionals. It is a new collaborative […]
  • What Acting can teach you about Management and Motivation. December 14, 2016
     I was at a Christmas wreath making workshop on Friday and I met a lovely group of 6 people.  One woman kept on going on about how “old” she was.  I realised towards the end that she was a year younger than me.  I don’t feel in the least bit old. I’m aware of my […]
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Coaching tips and insight for business leaders, political players and creative entrepreneurs from BeSpoke Skills - a top coaching and consultancy based in central London -  led by Kate Faragher.

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