Give me six hours to chop down a tree

and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe – by Abraham Lincoln Preparation is key to finishing tasks.  Start by knowing what has to be done.  I live by this quote in most things that I do. Every time I start a new task, I think about what I have to do....

How does Learning Work for You?

I’m one of the weird people of the world (freak if you like) who just loves learning.  No matter what, no matter where, I want to learn new things. For me, it’s not just about the subject, it’s about learning something new.  Of course, if it can help...

Keep on Blogging no matter what

I struggle with my blogging.  I don't feel what I do is important or necessary or even the right thing to do, but I want to do it. I know I can help you, I know you can get something you need, but every time, I allow my doubts and worries stop me from...

Lessons Learnt

I had some great lessons learnt this week from some of my favourite sources. Seth Godin I have to start with Seth Godin. Broken systems exist everywhere.  There is no such thing as a perfect system.  Fixing broken systems though, that needs a certain mindset.  Just...

5 Blogging Tips

Ray Wang writing on Jeff Bulla’s site writes about something I’ve struggled with.   When you think you have no idea of what to write, Ray provides 5 tips that will help you generate some ideas for your next blog.  I can use all 5 tips for writing future...