Thanks for visiting my site. I'm using this page to say thank you to people who have found out about me via articles published. You can use any of the links above to visit pages. depending on what you need. You can find out more about me via this page – http://www.amazingpeople.co.uk/about-us/ But if you … Continued

Understanding your strengths

I’ve always been interested in understanding strengths, both mine and with my clients, one reason I’m a psychologist. Psychometrics can clearly be helpful, in particular using the Highlands Ability Battery to understand natural ability and talent, and the Myers Briggs Type Indicator, and other personality assessments to understand personality. But we can also identify strengths … Continued

Fascination Advantage

I'm very interested in what makes us different, how we stand out. We need to play to our strengths and own our differences. For me, the best way to idenitfiy this is through taking The Fascination Advantage. This is short, just 28 questions taking about 5 minutes. The assessment will help you to understand: How … Continued

Newsletter – How happy are you in your life?

Good morning and I hope life is good for you. Last week we had to say farewell to my Father-in-law, Jim. He was 91 and in poor health. But that’s just the end. He’d lived a full and happy life and had lots of interesting experiences. It’s a good reminder that we only have one … Continued

The Difficult Boss

“I’ve got a difficult boss” is something I hear quite regularly and I follow up by asking the person to tell me more.  We are different and your difficult boss could be perfect for someone else. Let’s look at some different situations: 1. Does your boss have a point? Is there some grounds to the … Continued

Have you an up-to-date and effective CV?

Each day I see CVs that are poorly created – they lack punch, are overly wordy and poorly laid out. Too many people contact me and need a new CV done within 24 hours as they’ve found a perfect job and their CV is embarrassing. So I’ve taken everything I know about CVs and created … Continued

The Career Review – time to review your job?

It’s Autumn, 3 months till Christmas and a good time to take stock and make some choices to improve your satisfaction with your career or wider life. Is this the time for a Career Review? Time passes on, we know we would like to make a change: to lose some weight, get a new job, … Continued

Achieving Goals – advice from the career coach

As a career coach I am asked a wide range of questions. Some are very specific but others are broad. One of my career coaching clients, Billie, on a 6 monthly career review session asked me how can she be successful? As Billie’s career coach I’ve got some great rapport with her, and I asked … Continued

The Importance of consistency

When I decided to write a post on consistency I realised that it was a wider topic. There is the consistency of our actions. If we want to lose weight, get a new job or adopt a new habit we need to behave in a consistent manner, keeping going with what is important to achieve … Continued

Bouncing back from the tough times

A very special guest post from Julie Lawal   Life sometimes feels like it’s full of hard knocks making it difficult to see what's out there beyond the horizon. I'm facing the toughest challenge of my life and I can either let it get the better of me or I can find a way to rise with courage … Continued

Amazing People Videos

I love creating videos and should do more! On many of the pages on my website you will see videos where I bring to life the content on the page. I also create occasional videos on topics, and I should create more. You can find all my YouTube videos via this page Below you will … Continued