Success is a Catalyst for Failure

Success is a Catalyst for Failure

“Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.” Confucius So – once you’re successful, what happens next? Even greater success? You’d hope so, but what usually happens for many companies and individuals is – believe it or not – failure! Let’s learn from their errors, and ensure that your own achievement is […]

How to Control Self Control

How to Control Self Control

“If you conquer yourself, then you conquer the world”< Paulo Coelho It’s true that you can’t change other people, but you can change yourself - by taking control. Better still, self-control is a proven and significant key to success. Let’s see how you can develop your own self-control even further, through understanding and using two […]

You are Going to Die

You are Going to Die

“The fear of death follows from the fear of life. A man who lives fully is prepared to die at any time. Mark Twain You are going to die. It’s a fact. It might not be easy to accept, but you have only a limited amount of time left on this planet.  Many people feel really […]

Leverage Your Network

Leverage Your Network

“If you want to go somewhere, it is best to find someone who has already been there.” Robert Kiyosaki ‘It’s not what you know, but who you know’. The leverage of people is key to your success – providing a compelling reason for you to network effectively: to achieve your goals. Highly successful entrepreneurs have […]

The Power of Thinking Big

The Power of Thinking Big

“If you’re going to be thinking, you may as well think big.” Donald Trump To me the ability to ‘Think BIG’ is one of the cornerstones of extreme success. But what is it? And how can we do it? ‘Thinking big’ means being able to dream and visualise what you can achieve on an audacious […]

Know where your time goes – and make it go further

Know where your time goes – and make it go further

“A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life.” Charles Darwin This point is so simple and easy that anybody can do it. Do it properly, and it will deliver great results for you. Everybody has the same 24 hours each day – the big difference is […]

Make Your Own Luck

Make Your Own Luck

“The more I practice, the luckier I get” Arnold Palmer Are some people are just born lucky? Or do you believe you make your own luck in life? Lucky people get further faster, so understanding how to become luckier is a key to your success. Do you consider yourself to be lucky? Or not? There […]

The Mentoring Edge

The Mentoring Edge

“A mentor is someone who sees more talent and ability within you, than you see in yourself, and helps bring it out of you.” Bob Proctor Get a mentor. And be a mentor. There are huge benefits to both mentoring someone else, and to having your own mentor. I really do believe in this! Why […]

Develop a Bulletproof Personal System

Develop a Bulletproof Personal System

“The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools.” Confucius Have you got a system that works? If you never forget an appointment, never lose a phone number, never forget to do something, never forget an idea, never lie awake at night thinking about something […]

Outsourcing and the Zero Staff Model

Outsourcing and the Zero Staff Model

“Do what you do best and outsource the rest” Tom Peters Stick enough of us together in one organisation, and we create an ugly system dependent on rules and relationships, bosses and subordinates, power and control. The more people in your organisation, the more likely you are to end up with a bureaucratic hierarchy. Employing […]