January 7, 2019

When undertaking homework, exam practice or any other work it can be difficult to focus, concentrate and give the task at hand the full attention the task deserves. Procrastination can occur but the greater risk is that the task is not completed at the highest standard...

November 29, 2018

With every locked door there is a key, the key a small implement in contrast with the lock even let alone the door. Of all the objects the key is the smallest and least of value yet without it the door will not open. This is the same with young people especially and wi...

November 27, 2018

What Education can do has been highlighted in a previous blog- please read - Invest in Education on this blog page. This blog will focus on the need to teach and inform people and especially young people of these realities as many young people don’t know the importance...

November 12, 2018

As maxims go- this is one which I am hearing a quite a lot of at present. I first heard it from my mortgage adviser and it seemed to me quite effective in how to think about and plan for the future. Generally, expectations are set, pressure applied and disappointment o...

November 8, 2018

Whoever we are, we are always learning. In the wild there are harsh realities: if you stop learning you die. Yet as our society and way of life detaches itself from reality especially in the wealthier world (food all year round, music instead of silence, motorisation i...

November 7, 2018

What is the easy way to success? This seems to be the question everyone wants to know.

This could be one of the reasons behind celebrity culture and aspirations to be famous and to be a celebrity, with the opportunity to feature on programmes like “Celebs Go Dating”, “C...

November 5, 2018

We all have fears, experienced hurts, known losses, and made mistakes. We have all known embarrassment, been humiliated, felt trapped or felt taken for granted. These emotions and experiences are nothing new, they have been experienced and understood by different gener...

October 30, 2018

Imagine if you were proud of everything you did. Wouldn’t you want to be recognised for those things if that were the case?

Because we aren’t and we know that we do things we aren’t proud of we don’t own things – we don’t say “I did that”. Unfortunately this becomes a h...

October 29, 2018

To maximise achievement it is really important to keep going. In the Premier League the team that wins will be the team that keeps winning, the team that maintains their level, the team which keeps going through adversity. The same is necessary for academic achievement...

October 24, 2018

The ability to learn is not about ability, it’s not about effort, and it’s not about technique. All of those things assist our ability to learn they really do help but what can happen is that those elements actually get in the way of our thinking and beliefs about lear...

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