In my career I’ve met a lot of achievers, both famous and not so famous and I loved collecting their stories. One thing they all had in common was an absolute blind refusal to give up when the load became too heavy. The ability to pick oneself off the ground…(yet again!) and dust off the… Read More Stephen Hawking: 8th Jan 1942 – 14th March 2018
So this girl goes to her Ma whining about how hard life is and such, ‘Every time I get over one hurdle another seems to arrive and everything is so difficult. I can’t seem to move forward.’ Her ma listens and tells her daughter to follow her. She takes her to the kitchen and fills… Read More I Am A Coffee Bean
I once had a ‘pal’ who would sabotage opportunities whilst telling me how much they wanted my success. What they were saying with their mouth did not match the chaos and distraction they would create every time I needed to concentrate on something that would push me further up the ladder and perhaps further… Read More Perhaps Not Everyone Is Truly Trying To Help You!
Girls are fools to waste time on beauty so says British author Zadie Smith. She was frustrated by the time it was taking her seven year old daughter to preen and stare at her reflection on a daily basis. She expanded by saying that boys are finished getting ready and ‘out the door’ to achieve… Read More Girls Are foolish To Waste Time On Beauty
If you need a reason to just keep going…. This is by renowned artist Alex Ross. One was drawn when he was 6 and the other slightly older! Progress needs time. They’re both kinda cool huh? WHAT SAY YOU?! Are you struggling a bit with the old blogging? Or are you struggling to keep another… Read More Monday Motivation!
I mean… I hate to ask and all that…but I really need it for this thing that is really really important. I promise you I’ll give it back ‘cos look I’ve made out a plan of how I can pay you back by next month. I really, really, really need this, it’s a once… Read More Hey Guys…Would You Loan Me $500?
Hello folks! You know I wouldn’t let you down in these WTF?! times. Here are some great responses when those ‘fine people on both sides’ go out on a walkathon for a day. Enjoy. See what some folk did in response to a march held every year to celebrate the ‘dead loser’ (Arnold Schwarzeneggers… Read More Some Joy From all The Naziness!
1. It’s not about how much you know, it’s who you know. 2. Don’t work hard. Work intelligently. 3. 70% of the stuff you are being taught at school will be meaningless. 4. Learn a timeless skill. 5. Trust yourself. 6. There are multiple entrances to anywhere. 7. Don’t follow. 8. There is no such… Read More 9 Things
Have you noticed that usually the people who talk the most do the least? I often watch out for this when choosing potential people to work with. I once worked with a guy who could put an insomniac to sleep with his continuous verbal diarrhoea. Not only was he incompetent he killed a… Read More Don’t Tell…
Whenever I’m silly enough to doubt my ability with anything, I always take a quick glance at people in the public eye earning millions for their ‘skills’ and back I bounce. Not in an arrogant ‘I’m so much better’ way, but simply in a ‘if they can do it so can I’ way. Here’s an… Read More Never Think You Are Not Good Enough…