Are you Superwoman or a Busy Fool?

By amandaalexander | Mindset

“I’m feeling overwhelmed with so much to do at home and work. I have a big proposal that needs to be in tomorrow and then I have a presentation to prepare before Tuesday with Monday already full with stuff, so if I don’t get a move on I will be working the weekend which I […]

Ever felt overwhelmed? This is going to help!

By amandaalexander | Uncategorized

What is a toleration? A toleration is defined in the Cambridge Dictionary as: “Willingness to accept behaviour and beliefs which are different from your own, although you might not agree with or approve of them”. However, for our purposes within the context of our Get It Done Days, the word is used differently here – […]

Daring Greatly on a Grey Day…

By amandaalexander | Courage

Occasionally, I don’t want to be a blinking pioneer. I don’t want to be daring greatly or go for my big, bold f***g goals. I don’t want to stretch outside of my bloody comfort zone. I just want to be safely boringly plodding along.   Sometimes I even have my stereotypical housewife fantasy. It goes like […]

The Power of Acknowledgement

By amandaalexander | Leadership

I’ve been tuned in to the enormous power of acknowledgment ever since I left university and started work. Like most people, my general experience of acknowledgement has been from lack of it rather than abundance. During my career as a Project Manager, I worked within a high pressure company culture where people were generally NOT […]

There but for the grace of God

By amandaalexander | Worry

I was in Amsterdam on Monday evening when I heard the news, up very late. It was past midnight when I logged onto the BBC news website in anticipation of catching up on the latest political shenanigans, when I read “Breaking news in Manchester”. At first, the news story suspected that it was a speaker […]

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