Is Australia really primed for Innovation? (And what is Innovation anyway?)

          So what IS innovation? Two years ago I sat in an audience listening to a cool speaker talk on innovation and wondered what innovation really was and what it meant for me, a business mentor and business owner. A couple of years of research and I’ve decided that it’s a big word that… [Read More]

Newsflash: Business, Work, Colleagues, Family, Friends – It’s ALL About Relationships

Riddle me this…? Why do you work? If money is your top answer I’ll invite you to answer another question. If you had all the money you ever desired in your bank account, but no-one to spend it with, how would you feel? Money is just a tool; a means of exchange. Money, simply, buys things for us. Now consider… If… [Read More]

Waterfalls, Laughter & Awesome P&O Cruises Customer Delight (and you really do catch more flies with honey than vinegar)

How do you manage under pressure when travelling? Are you a laid back traveller or do you tend to stress out when something goes wrong? We took a group of mentoring clients on a fabulous cruise this week. For four nights and three days the group explored business and personal balance, networking and how to… [Read More]

What Most People Want (Survey Results)

For most of my adult life, I have been teaching the concept that happiness and sadness are emotions (e-motion or energies in motion) that move us from one state of being to another and that emotions move us and propel us forward in life. Science teaches us that things that don’t move stagnate, deteriorate and die. In contrast, things… [Read More]

The Battle for Relevance – Being the Bigger Person and Healing the World.

I read a heart-wrenching social media post today about a single mum who was battling for relevance. Her kids had been out for a weekend with the family their dad had created after divorce. She was eloquently lamenting her battle between playing the un-needed martyr and being ‘the bigger person’ who can celebrate the joy of new and fulfilling experiences… [Read More]