Money – what does it really mean to you?

Peter Koenig : adapted from subliminal messages on money Beliefs Challenge Exercise Below are some common sayings, which often also drive our behaviours. When you are dealing with your own money issues, it is worth taking a few moments to challenge your thinking about...

How to Enjoy (and Succeed) Going Self-employed

(from Alan Heeks book Out of the Woods: Staying happy when you’re over 64!) Whether you’re jumping into self-employment or being pushed by outside forces, it’s a fact that the percentage of men who are self-employed, and not on someone’s payroll, grows strongly...

Getting clear with money by Alan Heeks

Do you have issues around money?  Most of us do.  And as with work, you may find that what seems to be your problem with money is really a symptom of some deeper habit or belief.  Money is such a big thing in our lives that your attitude to money may mirror basic...

Best Books for Revisioning Work by Alan Heeks

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey.  ISBN 978-0684858395.  This book combines a lot of clear, practical thinking with strong human values.  It should make your work more pleasurable as well as more effective.  You can get a summary of the book...

Moving from Careers to Portfolios by Alan Heeks

Taken from from Alan Heek’s book Charles Handy* is probably my favourite management guru, one of the few who brings the worlds of feeling and spirit into this area.  He was among the first to foresee the huge changes in our ways of working in the past twenty...