What #TwitterXmasSingle Can Teach Us About Teamwork!

Posted by: Miriam | Posted on: December 2nd, 2011 | 6 Comments

140 characters – many of whom had only ever interacted previously on Twitter  –  got together in The Westin Dublin hotel, on the last Sunday in November 2011.  They tackled the impossible in less than one day:  I was privileged to be there. The previous week, Brenda Drumm (@BrendaDrumm) had Tweeted the question “What about [...]

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How To Say NO – And Mean It!

Posted by: Miriam | Posted on: November 14th, 2011 | 0 Comments

How come many of us find it’s so difficult to say no?  Here are some reasons as suggested by participants at our programmes.  “I don’t want to be rude”.  “I like to be helpful”.  “I’m afraid I’ll cause an argument”.   “I worry about burning my bridges”.    Here’s a really interesting one  “I actually don’t know [...]

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Don’t Waste Time Waiting – Five things you can do while you wait

Posted by: Miriam | Posted on: October 13th, 2011 | 0 Comments

How often during the day do you find yourself waiting for something?  At the bus-stop, in your doctor’s waiting room, in your client’s reception area, in the classroom, in a queue? Why not use this spare time to your advantage?  Here are five productive things that you can do while you are waiting: Clear out [...]

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Irish Tatler Business Annual 2011 – Time On Your Side

Posted by: Miriam | Posted on: September 29th, 2011 | 0 Comments

We were thrilled that Irish Tatler asked us to provide them with some practical time management advice for busy women executives.  We suggest six practical tips to help you spend your time wisely and improve your productivity. The secret is to manage yourself.  Remember, each of us only has 24 hours in our day – [...]

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