The Long Game Plan

When we compare the kind of mindset it takes to be successful, and that of successful failure, (we only ever succeed at failing) we reduce the margin for error. People who regularly achieve success in their personal and business lives, do so, through their ability to plan. There are short term, medium term, and long [...]

Courage

"What is courage? Do you know any truly courageous people? What character traits would define a courageous person? Someone who can climb mountains?" Perhaps this would depend on whether this was a real or metaphorical mountain, some might say the real ones are easy, and climbing has nothing to do with courage, just everything to [...]

All You Need is Love

I’ve been awarded an MBE! Surely not, me? An MBE? Actually, there’s no award, no MBE, I lied, and after this short piece, there’s never likely to be one in the offing either. So with that said, let’s get to some truths. You see, when it comes to truth, it’s all about perspective. It’s about [...]

One-upmanship, For the Love of You (part 2)

We’re so busy aren’t we? So much going on, we’ve barely got time for each other. And it’s all got so damn competitive hasn’t it? Back-biting, backstabbing, bitching, scraping, scheming, gossiping, it’s all going on, and these are just some of the things we’re conscious of, never mind the subtle stuff we barely recognise. Is [...]