Half marathon in the Arctic Circle….

Tuesday, August 27, 2013


Arnie’s next running challenge is the Polar half-marathon, held in Tromso, Norway, each January.  It takes place well within the Arctic Circle, in complete darkeness, and there’s a real chance of seeing the Northern Lights!  Arnie will provide more details, including how to donate to his charity, Mencap, nearer the time….

Management Development Programme

Tuesday, August 27, 2013


We now offer a four-day management development programme, which based on our 24-years experience, we think is as good as it gets.  We cover the following key topics: managing performance managing relationships managing resources managing problems managing change managing self The programme is a mix of practical activities, large and small group work, punctuated by short ‘bite size workshops’ on key topics, [...]

Top 10 tips…for being happy

Tuesday, August 27, 2013


1: let it go (LIG it): stop hanging on to stuff you can no longer do anything about.  It just weighs you down 2: focus on the positives: seek and you will find…. 3: surround yourself with positives: avoid miserable people, miserable friends, miserable work, miserable…you get it… 4: work at being happy: it isn’t a gift, or [...]

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    Arnie has already successfully run some in house Practitioner programmes, and is also currently running a ‘Personal NLP Practitioner’ programme.  This is designed specifically for individuals, and is tailored exactly to their needs: time, place, pace, and learning preferences.  You can join this programme any time you like, and take as long as you like.  [...]

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Just to let you all know that on our SLIDEAS site, we are now offering a new powerpoint presentation every fortnight (alternate Sundays), for you to download for free! Our back catalogue of presentations is also available. So don’t miss out on these freebies - check the site regularly!! We’d also be interested in any similar presentations you have. Just email them to me, and I’ll get them published, with full credits to the author!