Why “Knowing What You Want” isn’t working for you.

(Reading time 2 minutes) Every single motivation, leadership and personal development program starts out with the same question: “What do you truly want?” (and if you have most likely heard of Simon Sinek then you follow it immediately with “Why do you want it?) Yes, it is an important question,  and it has one enormous […]

5 Questions that will set you up for a great 2019

reading time 1 minute With six weeks of this year left to go – most of which will be punctuated by festivities, now is the time to review, – and formalise – your plans for 2019. Hit the ground running by asking yourself these five questions.  Did you have clarity about what you wanted 2018 […]

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Physics of your soul: why your two types of gravity matter.

(Reading time 4 minutes) There is that something you ought to be doing. In fact its something you should have done yesterday, but you put it in the “I’ll sort it out tomorrow” basket. It’s that call to someone you rather not have to speak with. It’s that email that you need to reply to […]

Infinite Leaders: "Live Mindfully, Lead Better"

10 Awesomely Simple Brain-Hacks That Will Give You An Unfair Advantage. Really!

(Reading time 5 minutes) While people like Ray Kurzweil, Peter Diamandis, Elon Musk and a group of other visionaries are developing AI (artificial Intelligence) to extraordinary levels, most of us fail to materialise even the basic capabilities that we are already endowed with. We are not applying the latest science to our education ad self […]

Infinite Leaders: "Live Mindfully, Lead Better"

The nonsense of following your passion exposed!

(Reading time 2 minutes) “Do what you love and you’ll never work a day in your life”. This profound and simple statement by Confucius has been misunderstood. Or perhaps misinterpreted. In any case it has evolved into something meaning “When you find your passion you will find happiness”. Yet when most people are confronted with […]

Infinite Leaders: "Live Mindfully, Lead Better"

How to stop the Affirmation-Killer Death-Ray from zapping your Mojo.

(Reading time 2 minutes) It is in neat handwriting on the inside cover of your favourite notebook, right by your bedside. It is by far the most precious page in the book, and the most read. It is the page that will transform your life. It is your daily affirmation. Version 5.1 Colourful phrases that describe […]

Infinite Leaders: "Live Mindfully, Lead Better"

The only thing that actually matters when you are stuck.

(Reading time 3 minutes) If there is one thing that I hear more than any other in my coaching work, it would have to be “I am stuck!”. The only think that differs is the place, some people are stuck in better places than others. Some are stuck in un-fulfillment,uncertain where they may find it. […]

8 Lessons I Learned from Clearing Bamboo.

Some time ago one of my neighbours called me over to show me a retaining wall that was beginning to be pushed over by a lush and tall bamboo cluster on our side of it. The numerous slender poles that were closest to the wall were swaying in the breeze and when they made contact […]

The most dangerous assumption ever.

Assumptions are an inevitable necessity. We can never know everything that we need to know in order to do something. Most assumptions are useful , but there is one assumption that can destroy everything in an instant, and we are all guilty of making it, frequently. It is the assumption that things won’t change. “That […]