Category: Paul’s Monday Tips

Ginger kitten reflection male lion

Are you an exception to the rule?

The Peter Principle: “In time, every post tends to be occupied by an employee who is incompetent to carry out …

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Huge elephant

It matters how you eat an elephant

For as long as I can remember, I have known about the advice to ‘eat an elephant one bite at …

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Gorilla thinking

Changing the lie

“If you never change your mind, why have one?” Edward de Bono This got me thinking, which changed my mind. …

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Laptop on a stand

Your voice takes centre stage

When you are reduced to a 16:9 rectangle on a screen amongst other little rectangles, your voice becomes more important. …

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Pebble with striations

Your head is not an office

Are you using your mind as an office? Does it feel crammed full? Do you ever feel you have too …

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Angry Man strikes with the stick big mosquitoes

Size isn’t everything

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Lamp post and star light

How do you use a lamp-post?

I was amused by this quote, especially in the light of current world events and the way politicians are reacting. …

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Runner celebrating personal best

Today, I broke a personal best

I watched a film on Sunday and a delightfully irreverent character in his twilight years declared… “Today I broke a …

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Letters spelling word help

Should I ask for it?

I’m not so good at asking for help. People keep telling me I should ask for help more often, but …

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Old fence post with moss and barbed wire

Common sense is not so common

I remember my father telling me that ‘common sense is not so common’ when I was about 7 or 8 …

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