How to overcome barriers to communication while wearing a mask

How to Overcome Barriers to Communication While Wearing a Mask

Clients often ask me about books that I’ve read and techniques that I employ to overcome everyday challenges and retain consistent levels of motivation. An area of study where I excel and intrigues me is communication in all forms.  We’re communicating while wearing a face mask or face covering in places where it’s a mandatory […]

Uncertain Future

Dealing with Uncertainty During the Coronavirus Pandemic

We all experience different levels of uncertainty every day.  While many things are outside our control, our mindset is key to coping with difficult circumstances and facing the unknown. The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People author Stephen Covey uses a helpful framework that provides clarity on what you cannot change or influence on matters […]

It's Time to Find Your Flow

It’s Time to Find Your Flow

Our daily way of life has changed for many.  We may have heard about the need for businesses to pivot and as we wait for the new normal to evolve and take shape.  How do we find our new flow or adopt a new flow to enable you to achieve your goals? I believe that […]

Lunch & Learn Karene Lambert Gorwyn & Mike Lawrence

In this 20 minute video, Karene a Mumpreneur, Property Investor & the UK’s #1 Business Mentor for Heart Centred Businesses. Interviews Mike on the importance of confidence, happiness, having fun regardless of what life throughs at us, and so much more! Following watching this video, if you would like more information on how you can […]

COVID-19 Remedies for people suffering with a Mental Health Condition

You may find it harder to get support and harder to follow your usual way of coping.   Many are managing to cope using skills learned through experience.    So, what are some of the mental health challenges?   The constant media commentary and regularly government briefings  can be a trigger for people who experience […]

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How I Continued To Support My Clients Through Lockdown Due To A Pandemic!!

Monday 23rd March seems a long time away, but that was the last client I saw face to face in my clinic in Broomhill Sheffield. I remember the session very well; she wasn’t typical of my clients. They are usually aged between 40 – 50, women business owners who are suffering due to the loss […]

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5 Areas of Your Life to Improve Your Wellbeing

Imagine, we bring in the dawn of a new decade in January 2020, you make your New Years’ resolution, set goals such as lose weight, stop smoking, save money, find new love, or seek a new career. Then we start planning holidays, celebrating special occasions with friends, or book concert tickets (which I did in […]

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Health & Wellbeing Tips During COVID-19 Whilst We Stay at Home

  How are you coping with the restrictions to your lifestyle? ‘There’s a lot of negativity and fear out there, but we need to find a way to laugh.’ Mike Marshall MD of eatsleepthink talks to Mike Lawrence, Wellbeing & Workplace Management Consultant, about his tips for mental and physical health whilst we all #stayathome […]

Health & Wellbeing at Work March 2020

Mental Health At Work Challenges

In March, I attended the 10th Health & Wellbeing @ Work conference at the Birmingham NEC the event theme this year, changing culture and behaviour. Ironically due to the heightened alert and spread of the Coronavirus, the numbers attending in comparison to last year were visibly lower, several speakers and exhibitors also took the decision […]

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Looking After Your Health & Wellbeing During The Coronavirus Outbreak

As news about coronavirus (COVID-19) dominates the headlines and public concern is on the rise, we must remember to take care of your physical health. Good mental health and positive wellbeing can help you better cope with the COVID-19 threat and the uncertainty it’s creating. I was in the petrol station at the check-out desk […]

Winner of one of the 2020 Best 3 Therapists Awards for the second year in a row

Mike Lawrence Holistic Therapies is celebrating – again! They had been recognised for the second year in a row by the Best 3 Awards this week for making a significant difference to local people’s lives. Mike’s mission is to empower people to achieve their aspirations in the workplace and everyday life. The award recognises that […]

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Will Christmas be ‘YOUR’ Tipping Point!!

It’s Christmas! Time off work. Presents to buy. Drinking and eating more than you would regularly and visiting friends, family, loved ones. The season of goodwill, cheer and demanding work priorities go on the back burner in favour Christmas merriments. Moreover, in our busy lives, that’s exactly what we need. What’s not to like? Recently […]

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Mental Health At Work At Christmas Time

Surviving Christmas Without It Weighing On Your Mental Health The festive break is not too far away, and the countdown to Christmas has well and truly begun. If you’re like me, you may be thinking “How am I going to get everything done?” Christmas brings its challenges and that people can find the period quite […]

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Life Coach In Sheffield – Helping To Beat The Winter Blues

Seasonal Affective Disorder Visualise stepping off a plane after an 8-hour trip from the 30 degrees heat from the Caribbean into a 6-degree cold, rain and the blustery UK just as the clocks have gone back. I noticed a mood shift from clients, friends and colleagues, could some of them be suffering from Seasonal Affective […]

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Neurodiversity – Wellbeing In The Workplace

I was recently invited to co-host an HR Future Leaders Seminar in Leeds, organised by Irwin Mitchell Solicitors and Elevation Recruitment Group, on Neurodiversity in the Workplace, which is becoming an increasingly popular topic within HR. What Is Neurodiversity? Neurodiversity refers to people with genetic differences such as Dyslexia, Dyspraxia, ADHD, Tourettes and various forms […]

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Workplace Wellbeing – Mental Health At Work

How many times during a week have you found yourself saying, “I’m fine” to a colleague or friend when in fact you don’t really mean it? I asked this question earlier this week to a group of employees during a 1-day Mental Health At Work Awareness training session that I was hosting near Sheffield. The […]

10 Ways You Can Benefit From Life Coaching Sheffield

10 Ways You Can Benefit from Life Coaching Sheffield

Mike Lawrence – Life Coach in Sheffield Life Coaching is one of those professions that some people are still unclear. Although some of the world’s most successful people from professional athletes to business executives have coaches or mentors to accelerate their achievements, you might still wonder how relevant a life coach would be to your […]