February 28, 2019

Last week was my birthday, and for the past 5 years I’ve taken the opportunity to catch the last of summer and whisk the family away camping. It works well, because we book 12 months in advance and it means I always have an answer to dreaded ‘what are you doing for you...

December 19, 2018

Remember the adversity
Celebrate the achievements

They say it’s not about the destination, but the journey. 
And when life throws you lemons, make lemonade.
What I know is that this has been a brilliant year for some, and really tough for others. 
Whichever one it is fo...

December 13, 2018

Warming the bench is awful. It had never really happened to me throughout my netball ‘career’ until one year it did. It was in one of the highest state league teams I played in and to be honest, I don’t really know how it happened. I remember being in peak physical con...

December 7, 2018

In the lead up to the holiday season, my weekends have been unusually filled to the brim with events. A variety of events with different people, different places and different occasions. Take the weekend I spent the morning with my best friend and her family during the...

November 28, 2018

I remember when I first tried to move from public accounting into the corporate setting. When I would speak with recruiters, I would constantly hear ‘you need commercial experience’, and ‘sorry, they won’t interview you unless you have commercial experience’. Like many...

November 28, 2018

I had a moment a few weekends ago where I felt the world was just whizzing past me and I was struggling to keep up. And I had that feeling, ‘how on earth am I going to sustain this through until Christmas?’ Fortunately I was having an honest moment with myself so conce...

November 22, 2018

Which means that Christmas is now the magic deadline. ‘Can you get it to me by Christmas’, ‘We need to be done with it before the Christmas break’, and so on. Which is crazy, because it feels like our kids are finally settled into the school year, and we’re already col...

November 15, 2018

I am just off the back of an 8 week period of speaking and running workshops around Australia for the 2018 CPA Congress event. It was a wonderful event, full of brilliant speakers, thought leaders, academics and professionals brought together through an inspired agenda...

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