Feeling Stuck? Time To Get Moving!

Written by Josie Thomson on May 13, 2012

“Courage is being scared to death… and saddling up anyway.”? – John Wayne

Paralyzed By Fear

When our courage deserts us we freeze and can tense up for ‘fight or flight’. We stop breathing properly, and as oxygen gets redirected to other parts of our body and away from our brain, we think less clearly.

We Feel Stuck

One definition of ‘stuck’ is only seeing one way forward … and not liking what you see. But the body can sometimes outwit the brain. The

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Sail Through Life With Equanimity

Written by Josie Thomson on May 3, 2012

No rational person would admit to seeking suffering over happiness yet, this is what each of us does when we consistently let the opinions of others influence our actions and shape our self-image. Those of us who have chosen a life or career in ‘service’ did so, not thinking that this choice would place us in harm’s way.

Who could have anticipated that wanting to help a fellow human being, when they are most vulnerable, would invite a flow of analysis,

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Executive Coaching for Leadership

Written by Josie Thomson on April 4, 2012

Four unexpected leadership qualities

Are you working in an organisation where leaders model the characteristics of inspiring leadership? Do the leaders in your organisation display personality characteristics that lead to superior performance and success?

One of the most powerful questions one can ask oneself is “Am I working in a company where followers want to be led by their current leaders?” Inspiring leaders consistently demonstrate the characteristics that lead to successful leadership.

Are you a leader who has great leadership qualities? Are you

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Winning The Battle… With Peace

Written by Josie Thomson on March 13, 2012

An article about me was featured in Dare Magazine this month. For those of you who would like to have a read you can download the PDF article here.

New Times Require New Thinking

Written by Josie Thomson on February 14, 2012

“Intuition will tell the thinking mind where to look next.” ~ Jonas Salk ~ 

As our world gets more complex, we are discovering that rational and logical ways of thinking become less effective. There is an increasing need to include intuitive thinking in the mix. Also, as we are at risk of complete overwhelm with information from the outside, we need to go inside to build more sensitivity so we can trust our own answers.

To function successfully in life, it really helps

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Authentic Leadership

Written by Josie Thomson on January 16, 2012

“Don’t ask yourself what the world needs; ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs are people who have come alive.” ~ Harold Whitman ~

What is your calling in life? What makes you come alive? How can you bring out the greatness in yourself and others?

Leaders who make a profound difference in the world know the answers to these questions. They are driven by a vision so compelling that others

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Change Your Mind About Money

Written by Josie Thomson on December 9, 2011

Have you ever wondered why some people have limiting beliefs around money? Here are some ways to overcome them for a financially free future.

What blocks people from succeeding financially in their lives and having continued prosperity? In my years of experience as a coach, I have found that many people simply believe financial success is not a possibility for them.

This can be due to various reasons such as environmental factors, upbringing, early conditioning, gender stereotyping, family position, negative references and

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The Psychology of Money

Written by Josie Thomson on November 29, 2011

What stops people from succeeding financially and having ongoing prosperity in their life? The answer is generally focused around the belief that financial success is not a possibility. There are many people who have unconscious barriers that prevent them from having the wealth and abundance that they deserve.

If you have limiting beliefs about money at an unconscious level, it will be difficult to move though your financial limitations because your unconscious mind will dampen your efforts to succeed. This is

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Is it Time for Change?

Written by Josie Thomson on October 23, 2011

If you find yourself in circumstances or situations that no longer serve you, what are you willing to do about it?  Are they just thoughts, or are you willing to take action to change and shift the energy?

Without action, nothing changes. If you are not willing to be willing to “do the work” you will remain where you are. If not now, then when will the right time be? Change is not always easy, but it is a necessary and key ingredient

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What’s Your Relationship With Money?

Written by Josie Thomson on October 2, 2011

Empowered or Automatic? 

So – how did you learn about money? How did you learn how to make money? How to spend money? How to save money? How to invest money? What did you learn about having money or not having money? From whom did you learn these things?

Most importantly, has what you’ve learned about money – both at a conscious and subconscious level – been working for you?

Do you have the amount of money you desire? Do you feel confident

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