On contemplation of this article ones mind wonders back to a conversation one had with a local elderly resident a couple of years ago.
The resident stated to the author that
to make a child successful in their professional and personal life that the parents “needed to teach their child all manner of things” from “feeling the grass between their toes to experiencing travel and all life has to offer”.
Port Stephens elderly resident’s conversation with Katherine Foster – Blu Ripples Founder
A long time ago, probably close to 16 years ago, a wise individual shared with me an eloquent acronym for grief and loss associated with loss in general however one perceives it to be pertinent in this situation. Read More
Blu Ripples – Helping you explore work life balance
In a nutshell, it is ensuring that we give equal time to our personal and professional lives to ensure that there is a balance between both, which in turn plays a part in reducing our stress and discontentment in life.
OK, let’s look at your life for a few minutes do you know where you spend most of your time – is it at work, at home, looking after the kids, volunteering your time for a good cause or any number of other activities. How is this impacting on the rest of your life? Are you happy, stressed, bored etc? Are you been true to yourself, your wants, needs and desires?
If you are spending more time on one particular activity or area your life is said to be “out of balance”. So, how do you change this?
Blu Ripples is a nationally registered Career Counselling and Consulting practice. At the cornerstone of our practice is the passion to help people through life’s ripples; to add value, to challenge perceptions, to offer inspiration, support, encouragement and guidance through life’s ripples. We achieve this by providing all clients with a safe, caring and supportive environment in which they can identify, explore and release their thoughts, feelings and emotions; thus, in turn allowing our clients to confidently move forward in a direction and manner that is appropriate for them.