Don’t give up

“Remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Try to make a sense of what you see and wonder about what makes the universe exist. Be curious. And however difficult life may seem, [...]

Teach someone

There is a litmus test for testing the quality of a management team. It’s not something unusual but it might be awkward for some on the team. Are you ready? Here it is: Ask each member of your [...]

Play the long game

When it comes to growth, many of us fundamentally accept that it takes time to see substantial growth in any investment. For example, if you invested $1,000 in Apple ten years ago, today it would [...]

Essence

Music forms an integral part of the story, pace and emotion of a film. Have you ever tried to watch one with the sound off? They just don’t have the same effect. It’s the music that often really [...]

Performance oriented

It’s entirely accurate to say that we measure performance by what we do simply because those actions produce results, sometimes good and sometimes bad. There is another side to performance – the [...]

Just do it

My daughter often tells me she wants to be a writer. The advice I give her is that if that’s what she wants to do then the only thing she really needs to do is ‘write’. The more practice she [...]

Think things through

 “Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason why so few people engage in it.”  – Henry Ford How do we ensure we’re doing the right things? How do we know that the [...]