Articles by Paul Claireaux

Five (more) reasons we don’t talk about money

and how to overcome these blocks

Lone Elephant. Paul Claireaux

Five (more) reasons we don’t talk about money

and how to overcome these blocks

This (5 to 10-minute read) is the second of two Insights for anyone who struggles to talk about (and deal with) personal money matters. And, let’s be honest, that’s most of us from time to time! Here, we’ll explore another five (of ten) reasons we might find it hard to talk about money, whether with…

The two most important factors to consider when investing

that we hope you'll never forget

Two most important factors to consider when investing. Paul Claireaux

The two most important factors to consider when investing

that we hope you'll never forget

(a 5 to 10-minute read, depending on your speed) In this final (of three) Insights, you’ll learn about the two most important factors to consider when investing. And when trying to decide on what investment risk to take – on each of your financial life goals. These Insights are written to help all (new, recent…

The first two factors to consider when investing

that you must never forget

Two of four factors to consider when investing. Paul Claireaux

The first two factors to consider when investing

that you must never forget

(a 5 to 10-minute read, depending on your speed) In this second (of three) Insights, you’ll learn about two of the four factors to consider when deciding on what investment risk to take – on each of your financial life goals. These Insights are written to help all (new, recent and experienced) investors because we…

How much Investment risk is right for you?

Part one (of three): Sorting out the basics.

Swimming naked. Buffett. Paul Claireaux

How much Investment risk is right for you?

Part one (of three): Sorting out the basics.

A 5 to 10-minute read, depending on your speed. This is the first of three Insights to help you consider how much investment risk might be right for you – on each of your financial life goals. These Insights are written to help all investors (new, recent and experienced) because we all need to ensure…

Five reasons we don’t talk about money

And how to overcome them

Elephant in the room. Paul Claireaux

Five reasons we don’t talk about money

And how to overcome them

This (10 to 20-minute read) is the first of two Insights for anyone who struggles to talk about (and deal with) personal money matters. And, let’s be honest, that’s most of us from time to time! Here, we’ll explore the first five of ten reasons we might find it hard to talk about money, whether…

Why financial education is key for employers

And three ways to ensure that yours is the best

Financial Education is essential in business. Paul Claireaux

Why financial education is key for employers

And three ways to ensure that yours is the best

If you’re an employer, HR manager, or an affinity group leader, this is for you. In this post I’ll explore why financial education is key to people’s well-being in the workplace. I’ll also outline a simple (ABC) checklist to help you test whether your education programme is one of the best. This is a 10…

Well-being is a skill

and we can enhance it, quickly in some areas.

Elements of your well-being

Well-being is a skill

and we can enhance it, quickly in some areas.

A few years ago, (Sept 2015) I had the pleasure of a trip to a London Theatre to hear experts present their research on well-being – and discuss what it means with the Dalai Lama.

Do you really need a coach?

and are they worth paying for?

Hemingway. Most people never listen. Paul Claireaux

Do you really need a coach?

and are they worth paying for?

I love that quote, don’t you? How many people do you know who really listen to you? And how many of those are able to give you informed feedback; Insights, Ideas and tools you can use ?

Seven ways to achieve more

Without working yourself into the ground

7 ways to achieve more. Paul Claireaux

Seven ways to achieve more

Without working yourself into the ground

Many of us want to achieve more of our big life goals, but the truth is that most goals are never achieved. And most New Year’s resolutions fail too! So, let’s look at why this is, and explore how you could achieve more of yours.