How To Be In A Relationship – Part 1

In my work as a counsellor, I come across many people who want to be in a relationship but aren’t – despite their best efforts. This can be bewildering and frustrating for them, especially since we live in an age of endless possibility. But as we all know, endless possibility doesn’t always equate with meaningful […]


Do You Need Business Partner Counselling?

The old adage goes, that a bad business partnership is like a bad marriage – but with one exception – it’s easier and cheaper to get a divorce than to get out of a bad business partnership. I should know, I’ve been there.* When I co-founded my first company, it was the most exciting time of my […]


Why My Blog Is Called ‘Ithaca’

When I set out to write a blog, I decided to call it ‘Ithaca’. Here’s the story behind that: In Homer’s epic poem The Odyssey, his Greek hero Odysseus is trying to return home after the Trojan War. For Odysseus that place is Ithaca. We now see Odysseus’s long voyage as a paradigm for the journey […]