The Power of Curiosity

The Power of Curiosity

It began with curiosity . . . and ended with a profound personal revelation. Louise Atkinson and I met at a business breakfast. I help business people use the dynamics of conversations to connect, create trust and enjoy healthy, authentic relationships. But Louise...
Scientific Versus Smart Recipes For Success

Scientific Versus Smart Recipes For Success

Businesses are often advised to set ‘smart’ goals for success – specific, measurable, achievable, realistic, and time bound. But could the act of frequently observing specific words or images result in success far beyond the expectations of smart goals? The Statistic...
Will Yours Be A Festive Or Feisty Season?

Will Yours Be A Festive Or Feisty Season?

The lead up to the annual Festive Season, and Christmas Day in particular, often brings more than joy and merriment. Even with the best of intentions, this period usually involves some stress for each of us. There will likely be moments when the concept of  ‘peace and...
DO YOUR ASSUMPTIONS SERVE YOU?

DO YOUR ASSUMPTIONS SERVE YOU?

We make assumptions every day. They help us move throughout our day with a degree of certainty. We assume supermarkets will have food for us to buy, that the school bus will come to pick up our kids, and that each member of the family will return home safely at the...
3 Ways Your Brain Lies To You

3 Ways Your Brain Lies To You

We tend to believe what our brains tell us. After all, our brain’s prime directive is to serve us so we should be able to trust it. Or should we? Our amazing brains are hard-wired to warn us of danger, find solutions to daily problems, and produce the evidence to...