Business surgery!

Last Friday I was invited to do a business surgery at a local co-working group. What a fantastic opportunity for me to spend some time with these enthusiastic business owners and answer More →

What is hidden in your barn?

I was at an ABC meeting recently and asked the group what they would like me to speak about and I gave them a choice of Donald Trump or The Barn! All More →

Triggers Broom…

I’m going to indulge you in a little time travel back to May 1985. My second son Adam had just been born in February, business was booming, new Mercedes 280e in the More →

Autobiography in 5 chapters…

I love this little metaphor by Portia Nelson… 1) I walk down the street, There is a deep hole in the pavement, I fall in, I am lost…. I am hopeless…. It More →

The Pink Suitcase!

A busy day on the road where I live is three cars and two horses, to say it is secluded is an understatement so imagine my surprise when driving to visit a More →

Reasons or Excuses?

As a performance psychologist, and someone who talks to business owners on a daily basis, some who are my clients and many more who are not, I’ve heard an incredible number of More →

Leadership and the Alpha Male Syndrome!

I was at an ABC Network meeting recently and was doing a short presentation on systems & processes. Afterwards the question of leadership came up when one of the members said to me “I More →

Why resist change?

What is it about change that we, as humans don’t like? Is it because we see change as a risk? The truth is, living is a risk. Happiness is a risk. If More →

Nothing happens by chance!

It was as I was walking up the departure ramp to board my flight home when I heard this loud laughter and a woman speaking with such passion and energy that I More →

The 5-45 from Paddington!

I recently had to do a talk on excuses at a local network group (I didn’t get on the 5-45 from Paddington!) and I started it something like this; Good morning my More →