confidence

These are some of the most commonly asked questions on firewalking. Please can you explain what the firewalk is all about? Firewalking means different things to each person who takes part; for me it’s about re-empowering myself – using my fears and perceived ‘lack’ in my life, to take me courageously into the next phase […]

{ 0 comments }

Confidence is a combination of knowledge, understanding and skill, put into action. To be truly confident we must have certain knowledge and skills to perform a task, or be confident in carrying it out, even if we make mistakes. They understand ‘process’- why we have it and why we use it, comprehending the value of […]

{ 0 comments }

It’s great to see Forbes writer Jacquelyn Smith highlight the social skills recognition we need in a modern, working environment in her post “The 20 People Skills You Need To Succeed At Work” – I couldn’t agree more! You’d expect that we all possess those skills, simple as they sound – and inherently I believe […]

{ 0 comments }

By British standards I’m a successful business, managing to survive three times over the required 3 year period, to call myself ‘successful’. Ten years ago this month I set myself up as Scotland’s first Firewalk and Empowerment Instructor; I created myself a job as trainer, facilitator and holistic therapist – completely oblivious to what the […]

{ 0 comments }

A guest blog on her solo firewalking adventure by Jacquelyn McInally My Solo Firewalk When people opt for an aisle seat on a plane, it’s usually because they want additional legroom, but not me. I have to sit there for completely different reasons. The added sense of responsibility is nice, but to be honest, I […]

{ 0 comments }

Let’s face it, it takes guts to walk away from a relationship – and not everyone feels confident enough to do it, even when they know they should. Break-ups happen for lots of reasons but fundamentally it comes down to one or both partners being unhappy with the status quo and if  only one of […]

{ 0 comments }

On Facebook I subscribe to a number of people’s updates so I was really interested when Lewis Howes from Forbes, posted his article 10 Ways to Build Confidence When Facing a Storm. Lewis draws on his experiences as an athlete and explains how he uses these to keep himself confident and motivated while describing how […]

{ 0 comments }

  Earth Ways begins the article ‘Why is the future permaculture?’ with a statement which could and maybe should scare the life out of us… “Humanity is on the verge of a major reorganization. I know this is just a mild way of expressing it. I don’t want to put you off reading further by […]

{ 0 comments }

Confidence Boost

by Lesley

Confidence boost – a superfood for the spirit. Most of us will experience a loss of confidence at some time in our lives. For some  people it’ll be temporary but for others it may be sustained; which  may be exacerbated by other factors, such as illness or a change in environment, making the recovery process […]

{ 5 comments }

Once you’ve discovered the how’s and why’s of yourself  you’ll realise you create your own reality … and life doesn’t just happen to you! Walking on hot coals disproves the belief that fire always burns; with due care, attention and respect this is not always the case. However, it is not impossible to receive a […]

{ 17 comments }