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Do-It Disc

Posted by Sarah Gornall on 1 Dec 2015 in time management, work-life balance, Stress, organisation, delegation

So many people I know find it tricky to focus on what’s really important for them, to sort out the influential from the ephemeral and to keep on track despite distractions. And so do I at times Read more

Time for reflection – is it impossible?

Posted by Sarah Gornall on 28 May 2013 in Education, Leadership, Stress

In almost every profession, there are huge demands on leaders’ time and a great pressure to be busy every moment of the day. Where more so, you may think, than education... Read more

Age wrinkles the body, quitting wrinkles the soul

Posted by Sarah Gornall on 20 Mar 2013 in Stress

It’s been a week of birthdays, with a number of people I know on the inexorable path of aging. As children we look forward to birthdays, proudly proclaim our age and are impatient for milestones that allow us to be seen as adults. Gradually we change our attitude, crow less loudly, become reluctant to “admit” to the passing years, as though they were a fault or somehow diminished us. Read more