Effort

SATs - When Teachers Don't Teach

Daniel Singleton | Posted 05.05.2017 | UK
Daniel Singleton

Year Six children don't walk out of school at the end of the year with a SATs qualification - again, this is for the school and not for the children; yet all of Year Six is geared around SATs. So the truth is that teachers are not teaching for learning - they are teaching for a test. This is where the damage is done.

How Positive Parenting Can Help Your Relationship With Your Teen

Gemma Pepper | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK Parents
Gemma Pepper

Dealing with a teenager can be one of the most daunting parts of parenting. The general worry is that they will fall into the wrong crowd, finding the...

Success in Life and Business Rule Two: Recognise the Difference Between Effort and Results

Jack Kershaw | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK
Jack Kershaw

On my last blog, one of the comments was about recognising the difference between effort and results, which become Jack Kershaw's rule 2. Recognise Th...

50th Wedding Anniversaries - Getting Rarer and Rarer?

Soila Sindiyo | Posted 05.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Soila Sindiyo

So I ask you do we take to divorce like a duck to water? Do we give up too easily and too quickly once the problems and changes begin to permeate into our relationships?

The Power of Thinking Long

Tom Butler Bowdon | Posted 01.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Tom Butler Bowdon

Books with titles like Change Your Life in 7 Days, while superficially attractive, have nothing to do with the reality of building success through the years and decades. While it feels great to be inspired by a book or a motivational seminar, these pumped-up moments tell us nothing about how we bring desired things into being across a lifetime.