Why life seems harder than it needs to be

Written by Josie Thomson on April 3, 2017

Busyness!Busyness is an illness.Think about it: ‘I’m busy.’   How often is that your excuse?

It used to be my excuse every single day. My schedule used to leave me zero time for unplanned presence and awareness.

And I was proud of my busyness. I wore it like a badge. It gave me an illusion of importance or significance to justify my existence.

In a way, I wanted to highlight how tough I had it. I wanted everyone to know how juggling the

Continue Reading

ABC Radio: How To Train Your Brain & Change The Way You Think

Written by Josie Thomson on October 30, 2015
ABC Radio Interview with Steve Austin

The way you think, feel and act can be controlled by your brain.

So can you change your brain? The actual way your brain works and controls you?

According to Josie Thomson and Dr Jeffrey Schwartz, the answer is yes.

Dr Jeffrey Schwartz & I were privileged to be interviewed by Steve Austin from ABC Radio yesterday. If you missed it, you can listen to it on Soundcloud using the embedded player below.

Interested in learning more about the brain?

Take control of your brain, change

Continue Reading

‘The Art of Bouncing Back’ – Mind & Its Potential Conference 2014

Written by Josie Thomson on January 21, 2015

I was honoured to present alongside some of the world’s foremost experts in their fields including Professor Michael Merzenich, Jetsunma Tenzin Palmo, B. Alan Wallace, and Richard Gill OAM at the recent Mind & Its Potential Conference in Sydney.

My presentation was raw, real and from the heart. And it’s now available for you to watch here:  

Josie Thomson – Mind & Its Potential Conference 2014Keynote: ‘The Art of Bouncing Back’

Interested in having Josie present at your organisation, conference or event?

Contact us now or download

Continue Reading

Josie Wins Prestigious Gold Stevie Award

Written by Josie Thomson on October 13, 2014

Two-time cancer survivor, Josie Thomson, has lived her life staring down the people and things that said, “no you can’t”.

“It’s resilience that determines who succeeds and who fails” said Josie Thomson, Local Business woman and Single Mother of two.

A leadership trailblazer, Josie combines fifteen years of corporate experience with over a decade of coaching and consulting to corporate executives, entrepreneurs, business owners and community leaders.

“Josie has displayed exemplary true grit and is living proof that more than education, more than

Continue Reading

AusMumpreneur of the Year Awards Update

Written by Matt Rule on September 29, 2014

The team at JosieThomson.com would like to thank you for your support in voting Josie as a finalist in the AusMumpreneur ‘Making a Difference Award’, she was also awarded in the TOP 100 Australian Mumpreneurs 2014. Congratulations Josie!

We know first hand the positive impact and inspiration Josie brings to people’s lives, whether it is a simple phone call, her intuitive and thoughtful social media posts, life changing coaching sessions or heartfelt emails, Josie makes a difference to your lives and

Continue Reading

Josie’s Diary (April/May)

Written by Josie Thomson on May 21, 2014

It’s been an action packed two months – so much so that my newsletter is almost a month late! Here’s a summary of my comings and goings with some photos that I hope you enJOY!

Interested in having me present one of the following topics as a keynote or workshop at your organisation? Please contact me soon as my 2014 calendar is filling up fast!


JLT Construction Thought Leadership Forum: Rewiring the Brain for Change
QUT Brisbane Executive Club: The Neuroscience of Resilience
The Department

Continue Reading