4 October

The 3rd Quarterly 2012

The 3rd Quarterly 2012

“Idleness is fatal only to the mediocre” -Albert Camus We’ve all been subject to it from time to time. Some of us feel bad about it, while others will just roll with it, without even giving it a second thought. Over the past 3 months I have been waging an internal battle with idleness, I […]

17 August

Feed your brain or die

Feed your brain or die

I found out the other day that there are some 130 million published books in the world. Now after crunching the numbers I worked it out that in order to read every single one of those books, if you were to read 5 books a week from the day you were born, every week of […]

30 July

Motivation for the second half of 2012

Posted in Inspiration, Motivation
Motivation for the second half of 2012

“Its a question of how badly you want it.” -Anonymous So moving into the second half of 2012 provides us with the opportune time to revaluate our ambitions and refocus our energies. Whatever it is you find yourself working towards, just know that challenges will be faced along your road to achievement and the bigger […]

11 April

Take the step

Take the step

The world is our playground with a wealth of potential. Those of us that see it, know this, and know that in order to make a difference we must stand for something, anything, but something that we hold close to our hearts and something that we are prepared to risk greatly for. The greater the […]

5 April

1st Quarter 2012

1st Quarter 2012

Stuff the naysayers -Anonymous   If anything the past 3 months has shown me, it is that there will always be those who look to belittle your ambitions or the person you want to be. These people find their way in to all our lives at some point or another and while we may try […]

24 March

Maximum risk for maximum gain

Maximum risk for maximum gain

Opportunities present themselves frequently. Although our lives tend to revolve around the same locations, the same people and the same happenings daily, it cannot be denied that there is any given number of moments where we can make a greater impact on the lives of those around us. What is your mission? What is your […]

19 March

The importance of showing appreciation

Posted in Inspiration
The importance of showing appreciation

There are those moments in life when someone does something for you unexpectedly. Those moments where you didn’t have to say anything, yet what you were thinking, someone had anticipated and engaged in an action that was welcomed, generous and above all genuine. There are those special people in all our lives who just continue […]

4 March

Take a moment

Posted in Habits, Inspiration
Take a moment

It was brought to my attention recently that when it comes to time, the ‘present’ has no place. The ways we perceive events in our life are as things that have either already occurred (the past) or things that we are waiting to happen (the future). The present, here and now, we are constantly in, […]

19 February

Passion Play

Passion Play

Without passion one cannot lead. Passion is evident in the way in which you conduct yourself, from your actions through to your words. Passion underpins everything and resonates from you; people are lead by passionate leaders. The conviction you garner directly reflects the passion you possess for your given field. Passion is the way in […]

12 February

Make Mistakes

Posted in Inspiration, Motivation
Make Mistakes

The only way we learn and evolve is by making mistakes. Albeit we usually don’t make mistakes intentionally, the greatest lessons we will ever learn will be through our mistakes, moreover than through our victories. As people, we never really know our true potential and limitations until we push ourselves further than what we are […]