June 4, 2018

Is silence really golden?

No, of course not. Although there might be times when it is wise to bite our tongue, too many families and organisations have unhealthy ‘cultures’ of silence. All too often, we complain about injustice, prejudice, inefficiencies, dishonesty (the list goes […]
May 28, 2018

Are you taking new actions?

When I think of taking action, I always think about Albert Einstein’s definition of insanity. He says, “insanity is doing the same thing over and over again, while expecting to get a different result.” This is so true! We often fall […]
May 21, 2018
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Break out of your box?

As a youngster, I went through a phase of comfort eating and picked up a lot of extra weight. Some family and friends – with the intention of being kind – told me not to worry, it was just “puppy […]
May 14, 2018

Purge Perfectionism… NOW! (Before it is too late)

  It is true that every day – in fact, every moment – is a new opportunity to be better than yesterday. And this pursuit can increase your self-esteem and, accordingly, your happiness. This does not mean you should try […]
May 7, 2018

Are you tired of death by PowerPoint?

Have you experienced death by PowerPoint Scott McNealy of Sun Microsystems was one of the first execs to ban PowerPoint use in his office. He said, “We had 12.9 GB of slides on our network (and that was in 1997!!) […]