Stay Hungry. Stay Foolish.

31 August 2016

“As a rule we disbelieve all the facts and theories for which we have no use”. This creates knowledge with depth and utility, but little novelty. ... Read more >

How ready are you?

31 August 2016

Is the down trend over?  Time will tell but resources prices are showing some stabilisation: FMG’s latest dividend was 25c compared to 2c a year ago and BHP Chief Executive Andrew McKenzie... Read more >

Balderdash ! Its not politics

8 July 2016

Getting elected to government and getting legislation passed is dependent on who has the best social media message. At least that is what I read in a reputable newspaper yesterday. An august... Read more >

How will Australia Deal With Brexit?

24 June 2016

The decision has been made and the UK will exit the EU. What this means for Australia is uncertain, but Owners, CEO’s and Boards need to put themselves on notice. ... Read more >

How to make a good decision

6 June 2016

There is growing interest in protecting emotional energy. A strong, rested, and well fed brain will return a reasoned solution to complex problem better than one which is stressed.  ... Read more >

The importance of ceremonies

12 May 2016

Last night I attended the inaugural Fellows Dinner for Chartered Accountants Australia + New Zealand, (CA) in WA. It reminded me of the importance of ceremony and times where old friends can... Read more >

Australia: The future foretold

5 May 2016

As we know the world is teetering on the edge of recession. There are structural issues in all our trading partners. What does this mean for Australia and more importantly, WA? ... Read more >

3 crucial factors in budget setting

6 April 2016

The future can be only determined in hindsight and so it is crucial that strategic investments of people, technology, money and yes, even time, are well thought through. ... Read more >

How a password changed my life

25 March 2016

“How could she do something like this to me?” said a voice in my head. All the time. Every day. Back in 2011, when everything had gradients, iOS... Read more >

Build your children’s future – make AMR History.

25 November 2015

Today I attended the official launch of  “Make AMR History” an initiative to eradicate a terrible problem, that being antibiotic resistance. It was quite chilling to be told that 35 years from now 10 million... Read more >