X is for ….

It’s the end of November already and we’re on count down for Christmas, but I’m not going to be using this newsletter as X is for Xmas.  Instead I’m going to talk about the X factor.  Not the programme, but what I think gives people the X factor, ie that noteworthy special talent or quality.


For me, the X factor is all about the way people show up.  And by that, I mean their attitude, how they engage with others, listen without judgement and be in the moment.  When people connect in this way they bring about an energy and interest that makes people feel valued and special.  And when people feel valued and special, Continue reading

A is for ….

When a friend and colleague sent me an invite to her birthday with F is for Fifty, I thought what a good idea and decided to use the same concept for my own newsletters!  Of course my next dilema was to decide which word to use for the first letter of the alphabet as a number jumped into my mind, but I’m sure you won’t be surprised to see that I’ve chosen the word ‘attitude’.

I’m sure you’ve heard the saying that ‘attitude is the little thing that makes a big difference’.  When someone is feeling positive and interested they are so much easier to be around than Continue reading