The Procrastination Pandemic

The Procrastination Pandemic

From Distraction to Action I’m declaring it official. It’s a pandemic. The Procrastination Pandemic cripples lives and businesses. We are all susceptible to it. So how do you recognise the signs of Procrastination, and what’s the antidote? Symptoms: • An increase in...
A New Term..?

A New Term..?

The beginning of September is one of my favourite times of the year… and for me has always held a particular significance. Isn’t it something deep in our psyche about this time of year that makes us ready for a “new start”, a new term, perhaps a new harvest?...
Being Frank – Simple Measures

Being Frank – Simple Measures

I like simplicity. I like things to be straightforward. I like stuff that really works. And we all know that in business it’s often the simple things that do work best. And over the years, I have been fascinated by the fact that those who succeed in business have an...
Keeping It Significantly Simple

Keeping It Significantly Simple

I have never liked the phrase KISS (“Keep it Simple Stupid… after all, I don’t think any of us should be thinking of ourselves as stupid!) I much prefer: Keep it Significantly Simple. Remember, Simple, not easy. In business terms, this means devoting time, energy,...
Who’s Watching?

Who’s Watching?

A research study a number of years ago revealed that people are more honest when they think they are being watched! Note: when they think they’re being watched. What was amazing was what this “thinking we’re being watched” meant. The study involved an experiment where...