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

Don’t confuse effort with results

 This can be a very unsettling concept to a lot of people. In the world in which we live, often those who put in the most effort, take on the most tasks and can handle the most stress are perceived to be the most successful. We live in a “results by volume” world where the … Read more