General Interest

11 Mar

0

Still Here

Still Here

Written by Ade

I am always amazed at how time flies. One minute its Winter and before you know it, Spring emerges, with the remainder of the seasons following in quick succession. I am convinced that when I was younger the days were much slower, the school term... More

Categorised Under: General Interest,


11 Nov

1

Life in the Woods

Life in the Woods

Written by Ade

A few weeks ago during my NLP Practitioner course, I got reintroduced to the movie ‘Dead Poets Society’. For those of you who have not seen or don’t remember the movie, it’s the one where Robin Williams, plays an English... More

Categorised Under: Personal Development, Inspiration, General Interest,


29 Jun

0

Sleepwalking through Life

Sleepwalking through Life

Written by Ade

Last week I attended a 5-day ‘Self-Realization with the Enneagram’ retreat. For those not familiar with the Enneagram, it is an ancient Sufi teaching that describes nine different personality types and their interrelationship with each... More

Categorised Under: Personal Development, Inspiration, Work & Career, General Interest,


4 May

2

Letting Go

Letting Go

Written by Ade

I have spent the last few months travelling, initially in Thailand and Cambodia, followed by just under two months in the US. One of the things that struck me hard during my first few weeks in New York was that I had not fully grown out of my... More

Categorised Under: Inspiration, General Interest,


5 Mar

0

What Happens Next?

What Happens Next?

Written by Ade

Just before heading off on my travels, I attended a weekend improvisation workshop in London with The Spontaneity Shop. I was a big fan of the TV show ‘Whose line is it anyway?’ and had been fascinated with how the performers were always... More

Categorised Under: General Interest, Fun,


10 Feb

7

Smiling at Strangers

Smiling at Strangers

Written by Ade

Whilst waiting for the tube at Moorgate station in London, last Thursday, I noticed a man on the other side of the platform ask a woman for directions. He was carrying some luggage, clearly looked flustered and appeared to have been running, as he... More

Categorised Under: Inspiration, General Interest,


15 Jan

0

Living on Autopilot

Living on Autopilot

Written by Ade

Not sure about you, but every so often on leaving my apartment in the morning, I get halfway down the street and then start wondering whether I locked the front door. In my mind that simple task did not happen and right then and there, my... More

Categorised Under: Inspiration, General Interest,


11 Jan

3

The Authentic Fraudster

The Authentic Fraudster

Written by Ade

My first job interview after graduating law school in 1994 was for a role with the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) as a Case Worker. I remember so well, the excitement as I opened the envelope containing the invitation to the interview and the joy on my... More

Categorised Under: Inspiration, Work & Career, General Interest,


5 Jan

3

The Calling

The Calling

Written by Ade

As I head out by launching this website and writing my first blog, I cannot help but remember that growing up I was always fascinated by any movie which involved journeys. In my mind, journeys always equated a quest, which in turn meant suspense and... More

Categorised Under: Personal Development, Inspiration, General Interest,