March 12, 2018

In October last year we took part in a ‘values challenge’, as part of an inspiring event organised by Ramsay Patterson.

We were encouraged to choose just one of our organisation’s values and think about how that value could be better embedded on our organisational cultu...

March 2, 2018

It seems like only a few days ago that we were preparing for the Christmas break and thinking ahead to plans for the new year, but here we are in March already.

I haven’t been writing the blog as regularly as I had intended because we have had a busy start to the year a...

August 18, 2017

When I founded Find Peace of Mind 12 years ago I was starting from scratch. I already had a few years’ experience as an Independent Financial Adviser but no start-up capital and certainly no marketing budget.

I chose a career in financial planning because of my negative...

April 21, 2017

The word ‘ignorance’ has been prevalent in recent days to describe the lack of appreciation of the consequences of our actions. Be it the treatment of the true meaning of Easter by The National Trust and Tesco’s; or the failure to apply basic human decency to a passeng...

April 1, 2017

As I sit down to type this, our very own business strategy adviser Ray (AKA Dad to me) is in Norway preparing to undertake the Red Bull Ragnarok 2017.

The Ragnarock is an endurance snow-kite race, its name is taken from an epic battle depicted in Norse mythology, where...

March 26, 2017

It’s Sunday and it’s mother’s day, if ever I had an excuse to laze about in bed then today was the day. But instead I woke up early, keen to get going, motivated about the day ahead and what progress I could make.

I managed to sneak downstairs without waking my children...