Start climbing the Fulfilment Ladder today!

Introducing The Blue Diamond Fulfilment Ladder Do you ever wonder “Is this it?”? From the outside, it often looks like we’ve got it everything sorted, like we've got it all – the job, the car, the house, the holidays, the lifestyle etc. Yet, inside, we sometimes just feel a bit hollow. Disenchanted. Unfulfilled. Maybe we’re [...]

By |2020-01-22T07:27:48+00:00January 21st, 2020|Development, Your future|0 Comments

Great free & cheap resources for start-ups

Resources of some kind are required to do most things. This article is aimed at those who are tempted to Do Something Different and set up their own business Starting and running a business can be expensive, especially before you have a steady income stream. It can be easy to rack up expenses before you [...]

By |2019-06-13T10:04:47+00:00May 2nd, 2019|Work, Your future|0 Comments

Do Something Different

This article follows on from my earlier blog post “Does the prospect of having to work until your late 60s fill you with fear and dread?”. To recap - you have 3 main options: firstly, do nothing and carry on your current path, ignoring the problem, or chooseto thrive in your current line or work, [...]

By |2019-05-07T20:59:44+00:00December 26th, 2018|Articles, Your future|5 Comments

Thrive in your current line of work

This article follows on from my earlier blog post “The prospect of having to work until your late 60s”. Essentially you have 3 main options: firstly, change nothing and carry on your current path, - secondly, choose to thrive in your current line of work, or - thirdly to do something different. Thrive in your current line of [...]

By |2019-06-10T05:42:23+00:00November 13th, 2018|Articles, Your future|6 Comments

Is this really it?

Is this really it? I’m surprised, saddened and excited by some of the conversations I’ve had lately. People often mention their future dreams in passing, and then dismiss them almost immediately afterwards. Maybe I’m listening better. Perhaps I’m asking the right questions. Maybe people are sharing more with me. I’m fortunate that I have a [...]

By |2020-01-23T13:26:28+00:00August 25th, 2018|Articles, Your future|0 Comments

Older workers – challenges & benefits

Older workers are no longer so unusual. We’re living longer and as a result may be able to and/or need to work for longer. However, the reality isn’t always easy. While there are some companies that are recognising the value of employing older staff this is not widespread right now. I explore some of the [...]

By |2020-01-23T13:16:26+00:00August 24th, 2018|Articles, Work, Your future|1 Comment