Monthly Archives: February 2018

Explanations – The Key To Understanding And Happiness – If Done Correctly

Last night I read something on Twitter which both alarmed me and cheered me up. The reason it alarmed me was I knew the person who tweeted it had some idea of the subject in question. The reason it cheered … Continue reading

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When Black And White Aren’t As Simple As They Seem

You know how people tell you that first impressions count for a lot??? And those same people tell you that you should be immaculately presented when attending job interviews, etc??? I have a question about that. What does it mean … Continue reading

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Inspirational Qualities

Here is a question for you – what makes someone an “Inspirational Person”? The reason I ask is because this week I had the great privilege to be able to spend time in the company of not one but three … Continue reading

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Change of Location for SAFDI this week.

We have changed the location of the Surrey Armed Forces Drop In (SAFDI) this week due to a clash of events. On Thursday 22nd February 2018 we will be meeting Veterans at the Woking Railway Athletic Club (also known as … Continue reading

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The Ever-Changing Opinions And How To Speak About Them Properly

I was reading a book called “All Out War”, by Tim Shipman, and it got me thinking about the dangers of using people’s opinions to inform our perception of the world around us. For those of you who have never … Continue reading

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Why Presentation Is The Difference Between Winning And Losing (Or – How You Communicate Without Even Trying)

Here is a question for you to think about – what is the quickest way to lose your audience??? I suppose you will have a lot of different answers to that question depending on what you are trying to achieve … Continue reading

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Name And Photo ID Please

I have been thinking about identity papers which organisations might be tempted to think might be useful when it comes to – well – proving your identity. When we are born we start appearing on paperwork. If we are born … Continue reading

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All That Scares You (Or – When You Feel Trapped In A Nightmare)

I have read two books which were very interesting in a way I wouldn’t have imagined. One book was about a version of something I have already been through (open heart surgery) and the other book was about sleep. I … Continue reading

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