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Aug 24, 2014

Happyology

We’ve got it all wrong! Have you notice how terminally unhappy people are in general? What is with this phenomenon of every second person you come […]
Jun 24, 2014

AN OPEN LETTER – To all the Chops, Dipsticks and Bee-ya-ches

This may not be for you but I’m sure you know these people or run into them on a daily basis. It’s just to assure you […]
May 23, 2014

Am I, Are You, Are We, Racist Criminals?

Okay this is what keeps me awake at night and has me racked with guilt. It’s a genuine question that I need an answer to. So […]
Mar 31, 2014

The most important choice you will ever make in your Life!

Okay so I have to get onto my soapbox again and start preaching! On the surface this might seem as if it is a message for […]
Feb 27, 2014

I am a Pluviophile!

Yes, I have to admit it; I just love it when it rains. I really do so you can imagine how tough it is living in […]
Jan 28, 2014

Hi, My name is Gavin Sharples and I am an ADDICT!

What if I told you that almost every day you ingest a drug that is one of the most addictive known to mankind? What if I […]
Dec 13, 2013

Rest in Peace Mr. Mandela

So I had a newsletter planned for December, then it was announced that Madiba had passed away and our wonderful nation went silent and what I had on […]
Nov 27, 2013

Goedkoop is Duurkoop

Man … the Afrikaans people have such a fantastic way of putting things. Loose translation – PAY CHEAP PRICES AND YOU’LL PAY MORE IN THE LONG RUN. The increased cost […]
Nov 27, 2013

Family

I ran into a stranger as he passed by “oh excuse me please” was my reply. He said “please excuse me too; I wasn’t watching for […]
Nov 25, 2013

Dare to be a Daddy

Anyone can be a father, but it takes a real man to be a Daddy. Fathers bring home a pay cheque, sit on the couch and […]
Nov 25, 2013

BOO HOO ! Business is tough

Just the other day I was to address a property group at the Wild Coast. The CEO had a new strategy, to spend the entire morning motivating […]
Nov 22, 2013

Big Funny = Big Money

In my business, the people business making or causing people to laugh and relax is key.  In fact, in my sales programmes and Action Result courses and […]
Nov 22, 2013

Becoming a “MY GUY”

Are you restoring faith in the human race with your customers? After working with you do they actually not want you to leave? Have you ever […]
Nov 21, 2013

Be a BIG Picture Boss

Micromanagers don’t instil confidence It has often been said that being in management is like being halfway up a tree full of monkeys – look down […]
Nov 21, 2013

ATTITUDE – The new Edge in Business and Life !

Unfortunately, the attitude of many managers, directors and the CEO’s leaves a lot to be desired. So who do your call and who do you go […]