A Thousand Steps

‘A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step’ Lao Tzu I want to write a novel – it’s a daunting task. I need about a hundred thousand words. If I sit down and work out how long it will take me if I write 500 words, 5 days a week, I will be totally fazed and consider it impossible. So, what do I do? I write the first word and then the next. Well – that’s the theory! Don’t get me wrong, there’s a plan. I more or less know where I am going but I…

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NLP and deep wisdom complimentary or contrary?

Many people in the coaching and personal development world can at times get carried away by the latest coaching trend, ditching their previous philosophy to latch onto the latest thing… Within NLP one of the key principles is that of curiosity which means taking a look at all development principles candidly and assessing how each can help people and in what context… Having spent hours and hours reading a variety of books from authors such as, Eckhart Tolle, Deepak Chopra, Michael Neill, Sydney Banks, George Mumford (to name a few) certain conclusions can be drawn… Eckhart Tolle I think explains…

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Why should you consider learning NLP?

NLP techniques can be extremely effective at helping individuals to change the way they approach different situations and enabling them to bring about lasting change in their lives. As a result an NLP Practitioner course is one of the best investments in your future success. But what exactly is NLP? In order to answer this question fully, it is first necessary to split NLP up into its three constituent parts: neuro, linguistic and programming. The first part – neuro – involves understanding how the mind works. The second part – linguistic – relates to language, both verbal and nonverbal. This…

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NLP and deep wisdom (contrary or complimentary?)

Many people in the coaching and personal development world can at times get carried away by the latest coaching trend, ditching their previous philosophy to latch onto the latest thing… Within NLP one of the key principles is that of curiosity which means taking a look at all development principles candidly and assessing how each can help people and in what context… Having spent hours and hours reading a variety of books from authors such as, Eckhart Tolle, Deepak Chopra, Michael Neill, Sydney Banks, George Mumford (to name a few) certain conclusions can be drawn… Eckhart Tolle I think explains…

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Maximise your ability to positively influence others!

Maximise your ability to positively influence others! A big part of NLP training revolves around improving the way we interact with one another. Think about it; what percentage of your success is down to your ability to positively influence others? 50%? 90%? Now ask yourself, when was the last time that you worked on improving your ability to influence others? Are you even aware how you would go about doing this? For every person I meet there is a discrepancy, and NLP training helps you improve the precise skills which link directly to your success in life! So effective is…

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Gain Control Over how you feel!

Anchoring – a powerful technique taught at neuro linguisitic programming practitioner courses One of the key techniques taught during neuro linguistic programming practitioner courses, anchoring is a lovely technique that allows you to take control over your state of mind. A huge percentage of us believe that how we feel is linked to something outside ourselves – how we wake up in the morning, what the weather is like and so on. However, we are of course able to control the way we feel, and anchoring is one of the most effective tools in allowing us to do this. The…

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Have you got some internal dilemma you cannot resolve?

Discovering parts integration during your NLP practitioner training can really help you over come any long standing dilemma’s you may have about your future and current decisions… The great thing about investing in NLP practitioner training is that you will not only learn how to improve your communication skills, how to build rapport with people, how to amend your language to the needs of the people in front of you and how to use sub-modalities to gain confidence in different areas of life, but you’ll also learn how to use parts integration where you can use these newfound skills to…

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Developing confidence through neuro linguistic programming

Developing confidence through neuro linguistic programming Too many people view confidence as an attribute that you either have or you don’t. However, confidence is something you can create. Indeed, over the past few years we have helped hundreds, if not thousands of people, to improve their confidence level through coaching and neuro linguistic programming. Let’s look at how neuro linguistic programming can build confidence… One of the most effective ways to increase confidence involves a series of techniques in which we use things called ‘sub-modalities’. The concept is simple; the way our minds work is linked to our physiology (i.e.…

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Why NLP Training really makes a difference to your personal success!

It is all too easy to push personal development programmes, such as neuro linguistic programming training courses and other things that are going to help you grow your business/career, to the bottom of your to do list. However, by continuing your relationship with your coach as you begin to implement changes, you’ll not only benefit from on-going support and advice, you’ll also greatly reduce the chances of setbacks inhibiting progress. What’s more, once you have a meeting with your coach booked, you’ll be much more likely to take the positive steps necessary to achieve your goals, as you will have…

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Are you an excellent public speaker?

Ask yourself…   What percentage of your progress in your career is as a result of your ability to positively influence people in group presentations and meetings?   These days the ability to present and speak fluently in public is becoming more and more important in your career!   Statistics show that it is the number one fear in the UK and that many feel uncomfortable at best before and during speaking opportunities!   That is why after completing my own journey from a nervous wreck speaking to someone who now makes a living out of it that I have…

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