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Mar 29, 2017

THE POOH BUSINESS STRATEGY

For those of you who follow my sometimes-ranting, opinion pieces, you will know that I am always on the lookout for new business strategies and I […]
Feb 27, 2017

EINSTEIN, FREQUENCY, & THE LAW OF SUCCESS

So here’s the thing!  I have been wrestling with a quote by Albert Einstein for a long time. It stumped me for years, and then just […]
Jan 15, 2017

STOP THE NON-SENSE AND MAKE THIS YOUR PERSONAL BEST !

Are you also tired of people blaming a man-made concept, a number for what is happening in their lives? “Can’t wait to see the end of the year, […]
Dec 8, 2016

3 Things on …. “HOW TO BE HAPPY”

Here’s the thing: Every day, whether you know it or not, you are doing things that steer you away from pain and unhappiness and that move […]
Nov 1, 2016

This is South Africa baby!

We have to stop it, we really do. Please, my fellow South Africans can we stop all the negativity, doom & gloom, complaining, bitching, whining, moaning, criticizing, […]
Oct 6, 2016

IT’S BECAUSE YOU ARE STUPID AND LAZY!

“How can you say that?” she looked at me shocked. Shocked because she was actually paying me to have a one-on-one session with her and how dare […]
Apr 12, 2016

You have got to be kidding!

So I was speaking to a GM of a large hotel chain about his new post out in a remote area. Polite conversation brings us to […]
Mar 9, 2016

The Tipping Point

Here’s the thing! It’s long been a bugbear of mine this whole question of tipping. I assume you, like me, and most people, begrudgingly go along […]
Feb 1, 2016

Paying It Forward – What goes around comes around

A true story about Paying It Forward : a very cool life and business philosophy You can only skin a sheep once, but you can shear it […]
Nov 10, 2015

7 Lessons from the Rugby World Cup (even for ladies)

After the Japan vs South Africa game I posted a letter of support for Heyneke Meyer on Facebook. It was a positive message (basically saying; keep […]
Oct 12, 2015

I see invisible people

As a kid I always wanted to be invisible. Invisibility was my reply when asked what superpower I wanted. Imagine the fun you could have – […]
Sep 2, 2015

Just Do Your Bloody Job

Last month I think I was a little bit too cryptic in the title of my newsletter. So this month I’ll be a little more Direct. If […]
Aug 5, 2015

YOU can change the world!

Here’s the thing …. Doesn’t it just make you want to go absolutely stark raving mad when someone doesn’t do what they said they would do? […]
Jul 4, 2015

3 Fun & Creative Ways to Solve Problems

So here’s a thing – Your relationship is in the toilet or you’re having problem with a colleague, subordinate or manager. So here’s a thing – Your […]
May 27, 2015

Happyology v2.0

It’s been amazing how corporate South Africa has embraced my new keynote – Happyology™ creating a Happy Bottom Line™. Following the writing of my opinion piece in August 2014 I have […]