January’s Pressure

Did you feel a lot of pressure with January’s NaBloPoMo? Where did the last month go!  Four weeks on a merry-go-round of work, sleep and blog.  The month of ‘Pressure” has been a stretch although not as much as the earlier days back in November when I returned to have another try at blogging.  As…

One Thing Right Now

If you could persuade people to do one thing right now, what would it be? No brainer here there are a number of people in my circle I could round up at a moment’s notice and persuade them to get in touch with their behaviours.  However, I feel it would entail more than mere persuasion.…

Influencing Toot

Are you good at influencing other people? One of the blogs I’ve visited over the past three months mentioned that it was occasionally okay to toot your horn.  The blogger had years of posts which meant they had the experience I lacked.  So here goes for a verbal toot. Influence is one of those words…

Responsibilities that Stress Me Out

Which of your responsibilities stress you out the most? Myers-Briggs assessed my temperament type as an INFP (introverted, intuitive, feeling, perceiving:  specifically,  an Introverted Feeling with Extraverted Intuition).  It’s a very accurate portrayal of me and it clarifies two attributes of this ‘type’ is their idealism and perfectionism.  We’ll leave the others because it is these two…

Australia Day

On the other side of the world many of you will be waiting for the Sandman to come visiting … while here in the Land Down Under it is Australia Day (correctly pronounced Straya Day). It is the one day in the year on which the rest of us catch up with those among us…