Positive thinking kills your goal setting skills

Positive thinking kills goal setting skills

Positive thinking and goal setting Positive thinking is an important part of goal setting but at the same time, it can kill your goals. I’m not suggesting that negative thinking is helpful either. Let me explain. Unbridled optimism, that is when you believe nothing can go wrong, seems to be when it does. For this […]

Company mission statements start in your organisation’s heart

Company mission statements

Company mission statements are essential for great organisations. I believe such organisations also require great cultures, however, this article focuses on the importance of mission. I wrote a chapter about mission statements in a book I released recently. My focus in that book was individual, rather than corporate. I believe mission statements can be very […]

How to make a vision board in just 5 minutes

How to make a vision board

Are you curious how to make a vision board? In this article, you will learn how to make a vision board. A vision board is simply a collection of photos, plans, pictures and other stimuli, which help you visualise your goals. A vision board is not just an absract concept or a nice idea in […]

How to focus in an always on, always connected world

How to focus in a noisy world

How to focus in a noisy world If you want to master any skill or achieve your goals in today’s world, you need to learn how to focus. Tune out from the noise and distractions and concentrate on what matters most. I know that’s easier said than done, which is why I wrote this article […]

How to get motivated now

How to get motivated

How to get motivated How to get motivated by taking action. When you improve your behaviour, you can boost your mood and motivation. I was feeling unmotivated at work for a few days, so I revisited what I know about motivation. I managed to improve my mood in a single day by practicing some of […]

Best productivity apps for entrepreneurs

Productivity apps

Best productivity apps for business 7 best productivity apps for entrepreneurs There are 7 best productivity apps I have used to stay organised and be more effective in my blog, working on projects and in my┬ábusiness. When you have a specific opportunity or problem in business, you might find yourself asking, “Hey. Is there an […]

Conference room ideas | How to find a conference room anywhere

Find a conference room

How you can find a conference room today You may not need a conference room if you are meeting one on one, as┬ámost coffee shops will do nicely. One of my favourite TV shows was an Australian comedy called Very Small Business. Don Angel, a small business owner, has several phone lines and he answers […]

How decision making impacts your goals

Improve your decision making Decision making matters I was reminded recently about the importance of decision making by my good friend and Body Transformation Specialist, Peter Brown. Peter explained, “Every decision you make will either move you closer to or further away from your goals.” Peter owns Fisique and he loves to help his clients […]

Best time management books

Best Time Management Books: The 4 Hour Work Week

What are the best time management books? While writing my book, Time to Start, I read dozens of so called best time management books. I have to be honest though. Some of those books are worth taking the time to read and others are not. There were a select few, however, which were worth the […]

Life is about choices

Life is about choices

Life is about choices. If you live long enough, I believe life will get hard. Whoever you are; life can be unfair. Life can break you down. You can stay down or you can get up and start jumping hurdles. Anything worth doing in this life will challenge you. You may not win every challenge […]