Coaching

Career advice from Brendan Foley

How to get ahead in your career

Every cell in our bodies is biologically programmed to evolve and grow. Growth has consistently been linked with high levels of happiness and fulfilment. So how is your career growing? In this video tutorial, I show you some really simple but powerful techniques that will help you to succeed in your career, your business or Read More

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A lovely clear energy, uncluttered and to the point…

"A lovely clear energy, uncluttered and to the point... That's how the new website for Seachange Now has been described. You should check it out! www.seachangenow.ie As you know brendanfoley.net is a great resource for your personal development and for informed comment on our times. Seachange Now also has  super Read More

Set fire to your fears!

Here is a great short visualisation to start to free you from your fears to allow you to create meaningful success in you career business and life. Please share it as this could just set someone free today - maybe even you! You can order my new book The 5 States of Success right now as paperback or ebook from Read More

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The right career for you?

I and many others use very complicated and detailed personality profiles or psychometric assessments to help people to understand their key traits and therefore the type of work or career that would best suit their skill set and personality. In the absence of these tools there is a very simple technique that you can use. Read More

The 10 Principles Of Positivity

Here are 10 videos that will make you feel positive, optimistic and help you to create meaningful success in your career, your business or your life. Scroll down to the bottom of the page to view as one video (26min) or see clip by clip below! This has already been described by a HR and Training expert as the best training Read More

If life was an experiment…

If life was an experiment there would be no success and no failure, just learnings. When an experiment is conducted, is there a right or wrong outcome? Of course not. There simply is the outcome. And from this outcome we learn. Do you beat yourself up over the things you perceive you fail at? Do you go on ego trips when you Read More

Are you an 80%er goal setter? Want to be a 100%er?

Around this time of year it is very common for people to set objectives, goals and targets that they would like to achieve. Businesses are doing the same as well. By the time we reach next December most of those goals will remain unachieved or achieved in varying degrees of limited success. So what separates the few that Read More

The pendulum effect, understeer, oversteer and you!

In my experience coaching 100’s of people I have found that quite often clients will say “I used be so forceful and now I am so empathic, almost too much so…” or “I was very thoughtful and caring about people but now I find after coaching I am very driven and assertive”. These statements point to the phenomenon of the Read More

How to feel positive No.10 ‘Serve a greater purpose’

A guaranteed way to access our own positivity is to look for the positivity in others and help them to bring that outward. The more we as a group, team or community focus on our own and others positivity the more we create the climate for positive change and action. In this climate of uncertainty it is fear that is driving Read More

How to feel Positive, No.9 “In or out of your control?”

90% of our time spent is worrying and fretting about things and events that will never happen and more importantly on things that are out of your control. The net effect of worrying about things outside your control such as the economy, crime, exchange rates, the council, the banks, share prices, the price of milk... is Read More

How to feel Positive, No.5 – ‘What do you want?’

'What do you want?' It seems like a simple and easy question to answer, but when it comes to our lives we are very slow to articulate the answer. When we look at our thinking we find that most of us will spend most of our time thinking about what we don't want. I don't want to; get fired, get sick, be lonely, be poor, be Read More