Famous failures

If you learn from defeat, you haven’t really lost. A selection of famous people who overcame adversity to succeed- take 4 minutes today to be inspired.

The busy trap

It’s all about results Ironically this is something that has really began to bug me of late so imagine my joy when I stumbled across this great article in the New York Times. Being “busy” is an overused and abused excuse- often being “busy” is self imposed, not necessary and an excuse to avoid actually … Read more

The Someday Isle

Someday I’ll lose weight, someday I’ll start a business, someday I’ll…….. I’ve known about Brian Tracy for quite sometime but it was only today that I took the plunge…. I’m glad I did – although it was a rocky start. My first perception of Brian Tracy was that of a snake oil salesman- all he … Read more

Richard St.John

Success is not a one way street or a destination – it’s a continuous journey I first discovered Richard St. john thanks to his book about the 8 secrets of successful people. Richard is a TED speaker (see below) and talks a great deal about success itself- how to achieve it and also how to … Read more

The 8 secrets of success

Persist through CRAP 8 to be great is a simple book from Richard St. John – a Ted speaker and self made millionaire who has distilled 8 factors which lead to success. This collection of simple (yet obvious) traits is a fresh reminder of what it takes to make it to your goals. Yes it’s … Read more