Why you can’t be successful without telling the truth

Why you can’t be successful without telling the truth

Being successful and telling the truth go hand in hand, not only in our personal lives, but also our professional ones. To many of us, it wouldn’t register that if we tell a lie, no matter how big or small, we are potentially hindering our…

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What kind of fighter are you?

What does it mean to “fight” in business or anywhere in our lives and relationships for that matter? And how can you fight to win in a way that no one gets hurt? Is that even possible? When I was a child I was taught…

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Creating Diamond Habits for Success

When it comes to success most of us know that having the ‘right’ habits will significantly increase the likelihood of achieving the outcomes we want. If we examine the lives of highly successful individuals we find some common habits, they each have some fundamental behaviours…

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Taking The Blinkers Off

“Jerry, just remember it’s not a lie if you believe it” George Constanza Not many of us are as deliberately flexible with the truth as Seinfeld’s George Constanza but we’re all guilty of lying to ourselves to some degree. From the battered wife who refuses…

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Start With “Why”

What Is Your “Why”? Inspiration. It’s an intangible concept but according to the renowned author and motivational speaker Simon Sinek, it’s the key to exceptional and lasting success. In his breakout book Start With Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Everyone to Take Action, Simon demonstrates…

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Inoculation Conversations

Inoculation – the pathway to powerful conversations Do Elvis’ words of wisdom sum up office politics for you?  Do you need to confront difficult issues with your colleagues but struggle with expressing truths that need to be told.  The ability to provide effective feedback is…

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Spaghetti – Understanding Upset

Christmas really is my favourite time of year. It’s the one time of year when we generally all get together as a family and in particular I just love spending time with my children, their partners and friends, reminiscing about their childhood and the many…

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