Leading from Within

Leading from Within
Meditating your way to the top This article is adapted from a talk I gave at the Society of Women Engineers Annual Conference in Austin – I was thrilled when SWE accepted my submission, as I’m working more in bringing together my various and seemingly contrasting worlds of yoga and engineering. To put it simply, ...

Forgiveness and goal-setting

Forgiveness and goal-setting
As we leave 2016 and start to plan for the year ahead I find we are very unforgiving towards ourselves – for last years mistakes, things we didn’t achieve, how terribly we ate and drank over the holiday period (hi there…). I’m guilty of this, and as a result become super hard on myself, set totally ...

The big mistake

The big mistake
A few weeks ago, I made a mistake. Yes, it’s true, and here I am admitting it. Very uncomfortably. Why is “mistake” such a dirty word for so many of us? I took a look at my own reaction and came up with three ways I could start to embrace my mistakes, and see them ...

Don’t forget to…

“Breathe in. Breathe out. Breathe in. Breathe out. Forget this and attaining Enlightenment will be the least of your problems.” [1] Something I learned a lot about last week is breathing. Surprising, as it’s something I’ve been doing instinctively for over 28 years – and I’ve been doing it wrong! (Well not wrong, there’s no right and wrong in ...