Your Time With James Sweetman
Episode 51 My interview with productivity and performance expert Ciara Conlon

Episode 51 My interview with productivity and performance expert Ciara Conlon

April 1, 2020

This week, I speak with productivity and performance expert Ciara Conlon who shares tips and insights on how to be effective when working from home. We also chat about how we are managing ourselves and our mindsets in these unprecedented times.

At times, there is some background noise, the reality of working from home!

Episode 50 My interview with Dr. Sinead Kane

Episode 50 My interview with Dr. Sinead Kane

March 25, 2020

To mark my 50th episode, I’m honoured to be joined by Dr. Sinead Kane, double Guinness World Record Holder, visually impaired athlete and inspirational speaker. We chat about everything from Covid 19, to motivation and effective teamwork.

Episode 49 Managing Fear in Uncertain Times

Episode 49 Managing Fear in Uncertain Times

March 18, 2020

There’s no doubt we are living in unprecedented times. It is more important than ever that we focus on what’s within our control which includes our response to the uncontrollable. In this week’s special episode I share the tips I’m actively applying to manage my fears and my mindset.

Episode 48 Growth Mindset

Episode 48 Growth Mindset

March 11, 2020

Seeing the world through a growth mindset empowers us, fuels our evolvement and it feels good. When we are closed to learning and living in fear, our world is small and scary. In these challenging times how can we stay anchored in a growth mindset?

Episode 47 The Top 10 Soft Skills for 2020

Episode 47 The Top 10 Soft Skills for 2020

March 4, 2020

Soft skills are a combination of people, social and communication skills combined with personality traits, social and emotional intelligence. It’s a vast area, but what are the modern trends in soft skills? Based on a recent study, I’ll take you through the Top 10 Soft Skills for 2020.

Episode 46 When to say yes, when to say no.

Episode 46 When to say yes, when to say no.

February 26, 2020

As busy people, we have many demands on our time, energy and attention. Ultimately, it’s about trade-offs, what am I saying yes to and what am I saying no to. But when should we say yes, and when should we say no? 

Episode 45 The Golden Rules of Relationships

Episode 45 The Golden Rules of Relationships

February 19, 2020

The quality of our lives is a reflection of the quality of our relationships. In this week’s episode, I share how to navigate the 4 golden rules of relationships, as well as some questions to give you a new perspective on an existing relationship.

Episode 44 How will I know if I’ve found my soulmate?

Episode 44 How will I know if I’ve found my soulmate?

February 12, 2020

How will you know if he or she is ‘the one?’ With Valentine’s Day upon us, I ponder the term ‘soulmate,’ and I share what I see as the 5 cornerstones of great personal relationships

Episode 43 20 tips for a better me in 2020 -Part 2

Episode 43 20 tips for a better me in 2020 -Part 2

February 5, 2020

In this second episode on the topic of 20 tips for a better me in 2020, I share another 10 positive habits that I’m seeking to establish in 2020. Covering well-being, physical and even soul health they represent conscious practices that will support and challenge me to be the best of myself.

Episode 42 20 Habits for a better me in 2020 Part 1

Episode 42 20 Habits for a better me in 2020 Part 1

January 29, 2020

I know when I’m in top form, that certain habits around mental, physical and even soul health are an intrinsic part of my day. In recent times, I’ve drifted from these daily practices, but it’s now time to get back on track.

In this week’s episode, I share the first 10 rituals and habits that will support me in being the best of myself in the months ahead.