Keep evolving!

Keep evolving!

In my previous working life, a colleague gave me some really good advice: Always look to change what you’re doing every couple of years. His advice was meant to inspire me to aim for a promotion or new role every couple of years – but that’s not really possible...
Welcome to My Library

Welcome to My Library

I'm not sure if I mentioned this before, but I love to read.  There's nothing more relaxing than sitting in my favourite chair with a good book and a cup of tea. During the last couple of months during the COVID ‘Lockdown', I've been on a bit of a spending spree...
A Changing Environment

A Changing Environment

One of the big questions at the moment is ‘When will things get back to normal?’. But I’m not sure if that’s the right question. I feel that life will never return to how it was in 2019 and, in some ways, I’m quite happy about that. During this quarantine, lockdown,...
People Buy Why

People Buy Why

I’ve always a book with me and usually have two or three books on the go at the same time. I heard that Simon Sinek was organising a virtual book club during the COVID-19 emergency and we’re reading and discussing his book, Start With Why.  I originally...
Powerful and Motivational

Powerful and Motivational

The main habit I aim to develop during 2020 is spending more time on personal growth.  One of the ways i’m hoping to achieve this is by making better use of my time and the first item on my list is to listen to others while doing mundane tasks. So last night I...
Curiosity

Curiosity

I recently found a copy of the Harvard Business Review (HBR). I’ve been a reader of The Economist on and off since I was in college, but hadn’t ever picked up the HBR thinking it was too academic. I was wrong! There’s a great article in the October 2018 edition from...