Rethink Central Goals & Strategy Posts
Ever wondered how some people in your life have managed to achieve such a lot in what seems like a short time?read more
"Ever wondered what location independence actually means day to day for the lucky people living that dream?" Top 9 Posts Some people work effectively from a dedicated office; indeed plenty of people have little...read more
"We’ve all got a story around how we feel about our money – and it’s linked to all our past decisions, especially the nasty ones we’d like to forget." Top 9 Posts Tired of being in debt? Sick to death of living...read more
Jobs have changed, and so has the way people think about them. Now we don’t just want a job; we want a career, and not only that but to adore what we do.read more
January is a looooong month, isn’t it?
Not only are you recovering from your holiday spending, but you’ve got to wait ages for more money to arrive…
"Don’t wait until 1 January to start working on next year. Give yourself a head start now:" Top 9 Posts Every year, towards the end of the year, people naturally reflect on what they’ve achieved – and what they...read more
"You need to declutter your head before your shoe closet." Top 9 Posts Sure, it’s the middle of winter, and spring is still months away, but that doesn’t mean you need to wait for April before tackling your home...read more
"New Year isn’t actually the best time to set your resolution." Top 9 Posts It’s party time. No matter what you believe or where you live, December brings with it a host of dinners, gatherings, parties, and yes –...read more
"Doing chores doesn’t have to be painful." Top 9 Posts There’s more of an art to doing chores than most people imagine. Although the word itself often has a negative connotation to it, and most folks can dig up a...read more
"Saying that you need to ditch the guilt is a lot easier than actually doing it." Top 9 Posts You know that gnawing feeling in the pit of your stomach that says you’ve got to do something, only you just don’t...read more
Learning without implementing is pointless. Truly. Implementing things takes time, so the new skill goes at the bottom of their to do list. Every day a new task comes in and because we know how to do it, or it feels more urgent, it goes above trying out your new skill.
Not sure how to implement what you’ve learned when you’re incredibly busy? Try these ideas on for size:read more
"You must take action – or you’ll be buried alive ten years from now." Top 9 Posts Most people could do just about anything they wanted to do. They just need to set their minds to it. However, often they don’t....read more
Joy isn’t much discussed in the modern world. But here at Rethink Retreats, we think joy is much more common than that. Or it should be. On of the exercises in our forthcoming Career Course, one right at the beginning, is to make a ‘joy list’.read more
If you think about it, eating the toad first is a fabulous way to prioritise your day. Most people tend to put off all the soul-draining tasks until the last minute – or at least the end of the day. And there of course the task crouches all day, dispiriting you by not being done.read more
"Ever worked from sun up to sun down, only to crash into bed and repeat the same thing the very next day? Yes, yes, we’re sure that you needed to at the time. But, do you remember that feeling of sheer exhaustion? Do remember how you’d barely allow yourself a moment...read more
"Your body and your brain need a break in order to perform the demands you ask of them." Top 9 Posts There are times when your motivational cup overflows and you can’t imagine not working from sun up to sun down....read more
Scheduling sometimes seems to take more time than it really should.
There are simply too many ways to balance your time. If you love your job, like we love ours, then you may struggle with taking the breaks you need. And your brain actually does need a break.read more
"Despite the fact that millions of people worldwide face the same problems, we tend to carry our debt around like it’s a personal shame." Top 9 Posts Being in debt is harsh – but it’s also a particularly strange...read more
"There’s no one standing above you claiming that your maximum earning potential is what you’re taking home now." Top 9 Posts A lot of people feel like there just isn’t enough money in their lives to do what they want...read more
"many people have gotten uncommonly good at rationalizing their debt, moving their money around, or ignoring it altogether." Top 9 Posts There’s a lot of shocking statistics about how many people are debt, and how...read more