What Gets You Energised?

What gets you energised? What gets your atoms jumping? What gets your molecules dancing? What gets your juices flowing? What gets your heart pumping?   I like people – occasionally. That’s why good networking can leave me feeling more energised at the close of the event than at the beginning. I like food. I...

The Washing Machine

A friend has used the following phrase so many times recently that it’s got me thinking. She says, “My mind, at night, often goes round and round, like a washing machine.” This is so disturbing that she sometimes has to get up.  How well are you able to control and direct your thoughts?  Do...

Women in Law v Boys Club

I write this blog with some trepidation, for two reasons. Firstly – there is so much focus in the media (both traditional and social) on the role of women in business. Particularly regarding pay equality and gender representation in senior, executive and board positions. Secondly, and being totally open, I’m quite nervous I’ll say...

10 Tips for Healthy Summer Feet

It’s sandal season, so it’s time to think FEET! Here are my top 10 tips for keeping your feet healthy, pain-free and active this summer. 1) Introduce a good foot hygiene routine Wash and DRY feet, especially between the toes Check for Athlete’s Foot and other infections and treat Change socks/tights daily Wear flip...

Moments of Truth

Imagine transforming an airline business from $30 million of loss into millions in profit within 2 years… and to then being voted, “Airline of the Year.” That’s a dramatic turnaround by anybody’s standards. Well, that’s the story told in, “Moments of Truth,” by Jan Carlzon of SAS – the Scandinavian Airline that has turned...

EBW June – Monthly Review

June brought the opportunity for all the Groups to develop and embrace the Elite Business Women’s Club banner their association with The Boardroom Network Groups and a welcome review of the Branding and meeting agenda. It is always interesting to see how many similarities there are fundamentally amongst the members .. clearly making strong...

How to Read Faster with Higher Comprehension

The Boardroom Education is here to help you save time, boost memory and performance, and enhance communication skills – including making the most of every networking opportunity. I’ve heard it said (by Simon Rigby – Action Coach) that a business book acted upon is worth £40,000. We laughed about this on his excellent recent taster session...