How do you use your intellect? 

21 February 2020

Over the years I have thought myself quite clever. I have been awarded, lauded and applauded … You know where this is going.  Yes I was bought down to earth with a... Read more >

Making a dent in carbon emissions

29 January 2020

Using the calculator tool of Carbon Footprint Ltd which I found in this ABC article I got a real shock about my carbon foot print. I thought I was pretty good at... Read more >

Paying it forward

6 December 2019

Every so often someone acts or says something that changes our life forever: A few words from a colleague help us resolve a seemingly unsolvable problem. A friend makes an introduction that... Read more >

Gratitude enhances health and work performance

25 October 2019

When we wish to reduce stress and anxiety and increase work performance, saying words of gratitude is a good place to start. The act of noting what we have and how we... Read more >

Creating a wickedly successful company

4 October 2019

$36B of value is being lost by Australian companies through lack of heart skills, says the latest Deloitte Lucky Country Report. Heart skills are skills which encourage kindness, compassion, acceptance, and caring;... Read more >

Who will you choose?

3 September 2019

Tomorrow you will be moving to an island where you will spend the rest of your life. Everything you need or want will arise on call. Should you become ill appropriate medical... Read more >

Joie de vivre

9 August 2019

What we believe about life infects every aspect of our activities. If that opening sentence interests you then you will likely enjoy learning about Richard Feynman a Nobel Prize winning mathematician and... Read more >

Creating financial security

15 October 2018

The weekend papers were filled with opinion about global financial markets and what this can mean to stock values. All the opinions were well founded (if the future unfolds as each author predicts).... Read more >

You have the right to say no

30 August 2018

At work, as elsewhere, you have the right to say No.  Indeed you should say “No” to a colleague or boss, when you don’t have capacity, the act will conflict with your values or... Read more >

The Ultimate Strategy

1 November 2015

Recently I was chatting to friends about leadership when I was reminded of a presentation that Mick Malthouse gave in 2011 on leadership and how the actions and reactions of the Coach impact club success. ... Read more >