The Power of Contribution

“We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.” Winston Churchill We may use different words, express it in different ways but a meaningful life and the power to create your BEST YEAR YET comes down to a very simple idea: ‘I want to...

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Grow Your Business Not Your Back Office

Hands up if you want to grow your business but you don't want to find yourself working crazy hours just to pay for all those back office costs - the receptionist, bookkeepers, filing clerk, etc. How many times have you seen your friends and colleagues run...

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Connect or Die

“The need for connection and community is primal, as fundamental as the need for air, water, and food.” Dean Ornish“A good friend is a connection to life, a tie to the past, a road to the future.” Lois WyseConnection brings the gift of life. Without it we...

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Workplace and Relationships: The DISC Advantage

Most workplace productivity issues come down, directly or indirectly, to relationships. So, having spent some time introducing, very briefly, the DISC model as a sophisticated means of assessing and predicting human behaviour, let’s have a look at some of the ways it...

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Online Business Tools for the Busy Entrepreneur

I must admit I am a bit of a techie fan. I go ape over technology like the latest online business tools and Apple gadgets (I admit to being an Apple fan 🙂 ) like some people go ape over cars, boats and fashion. Some people spend their money on fashion...

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Clear or Clear as Mud

"If you have a clear vision, you will eventually attract the right strategy. If you don't have a clear vision, no strategy will save you." Michael HyattCreating the life you want is more than 'How to'. Can you see in your mind, feel in your heart, the...

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Cautious but no coward

Too often in a ‘take the initiative’ world, the cautious type personality is perceived as lacking enterprise, even something of a coward. This sad misrepresentation means that leadership teams often lose out on the expertise and insight of those who can...

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Best Year Yet

It’s already well into November, another year is almost gone…Was this year all you hoped it would be? Be honest.Whatever you answered above, did you know you can start right this minute and make your next year YOUR BEST YEAR YET? Yes you can…Really... I’m...

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3 Steps to Your Best Year Yet

Are you confident that you can make this coming year your BEST YEAR YET? You can be if you choose…World leading success coach, Brendon Burchard, in an interview for SUCCESS Magazine, put it this way:“Your next level of confidence is going to be willed....

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How Hard Can It Be

How hard can it be to start a business?The answer ... Not hard at all!That's a fact. To start a business, all you have to do is follow your passion and START. For most people, that is actually the hardest part.  Fear keeps them chained to their day job. My...

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Should We Bother With Handwriting?

The first wi-fi connected iPad was released on 3 April 2010. One year later we read in the Daily Mail of a one-year-old baby being right at home tapping and swiping an iPad but being confused by a paper magazine.  As the years passed by, it is getting...

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