Why Rest is more important than Work…

Why Rest is more important than Work…

Do you think of sleep as a waste of time? Is having lunch away from your desk an irritation? Do you consider the periods of rest between activity as lost opportunities to be more productive and to achieve more? If you do (and I certainly did) I’m going to...
The Self-Sabotaging Entrepreneur

The Self-Sabotaging Entrepreneur

I recently spent a day with the management team of a small banking software house. Nice guys, young, driven and successful… Just one little problem – the management culture that’s got them to where they are today, will keep them there for ever and a...
Why a Focus on Financials leads to Failure…

Why a Focus on Financials leads to Failure…

Why a Focus on Financials leads to Failure… I’d like to hear what people think about this proposition – I’m aware it flies in the face of everything we’re told, but experience of running my businesses and advising others suggests that...
Please – Not another Meeting…

Please – Not another Meeting…

After years of attending all sorts of meetings in all manner of organisations, I reckon they all fall into 1 of 2 categories: Uplifting, constructive and energising Draining, life-sapping, boring, repetitive, ego-dominated, self-serving, bureaucratic, directionless,...