Category: Mindset

27.04.2018 – Slippery When Wet

As the weather looked like it had finally changed, I decided to get the road bike (Giant Defy 2010) out and used it on the 23rd, 25th and 27th April. Unfortunately on the 27th, it was wet, raining throughout the whole ride to work,…

Words to Live by – IF

Most people will be familiar with this poem, as it is very famous, and has been using in adverts for several brands over the years, As a father, it resonates hugely for me, as something I aspire to demonstrate to my children, and hope…

My book list

These are the books I’ve read (actually listened to..) recently.. <!–more–> 1. Start With Why (Simon Sinek) – Great for anyone starting or running a business, or making life plans. Simon is popular on TED style videos online. Not a big fan of millenials…..

When size really matters…

Obviously I’m talking about the size of your bed! Few rough nights of very little, broken sleep for the household. However, although we are all shattered and starting to snap at each other unintentionally, it’s important to try and cherish the moments like this……

How to Win Friends and Influence People

A business classic… one which i avoided for many years, I think deep down that was because <!–more–> I didn’t like the idea of learning how to ‘win’ friends, and the notion of ‘influencing’ people seemed something negative. Somehow it suggested getting someone to…

Quotes

There are loads of pictures, memes, sayings or quotes online these days. Some of them really hit the mark in a specific moment, and others are good to just live by generally. I’ve not put these in any particular order, and will credit if…

What to do when Shark Diving is cancelled…!

My wife and I visited the wonderful country of South Africa for our honeymoon, during which I was looking forward to getting up close to one of the most fearsome predators in the world, a great white shark! However, although it was peak season,…