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Watch out Donald there’s a new President in town

Take a minute to listen to this Pep Talk from the effervescent "Kid President" (AKA Robby Novak). He reminds us that we all have work to do, "and we can cry about it or we can dance about it... It is everybody's duty to give the world a reason to ...

Loving your Enemies. What Does It Mean? Can It Be Done?

The next time you feel a sense of friction between yourself and someone else, take a moment to consider that there are always things you can't see about the other person. Reflect on the fact that their perspectives and personality have been shaped by many forces. Allow yourself to respect ...

12 Productivity Tips From Incredibly Busy People

We would like to share an article by Bruna Martinuzzi, called 12 Productivity Tips From Incredibly Busy People. It looks at how successful busy entrepreneurs organise their day. Have a single purpose focus. Ruthlessly block out distractions. Set a strict time limit on meetings. Set up productivity rituals. Get up earlier. ...

Why Meditate?

February 17, 2017 Left Field 0 Comment

Do you have a sceptical outlook to meditation? Well you wouldn't be the only one, however we would like to share with you an article by Suzanne Toro from her book Bare Naked Bliss, which outlines the act of meditation and the benefits it can bring to your quality of ...

10 Reasons Why Keeping Fit Is Good For Business

October 31, 2016 Left Field 0 Comment

Not staying in shape? It’s ok, you’re not alone. Many people get enough exercise to stay fit enough to run a couple hundred yards. In March 2014 a European Commission Report titled “Sport and Physical Activity” looked at the exercise habits of 29,717 people across the 28 member states in Europe. The report ...

How To Manage Stress At Work: 12 Tips For Stress Free Workplace

October 11, 2016 Left Field 0 Comment

As business owners and employers we have a responsibility to our staff in the workplace, and to be fair, many of us extend that concern outside the workplace too. Being aware of, and figuring out how to manage stress in the workplace should be a primary concern not only for productivity ...

Less Is More: How To Get More Business By Offering Less

August 23, 2016 Left Field 0 Comment

Wondering how to get more business? Less is more - It's an age old saying but how much of it is true and if we were to apply it in our businesses would it actually mean more of the right kind of business? But it's kind of counterintuitive isn't it? The idea ...

Life & Business Lessons From An Ultramarathon Record Holder

Many of us face challenges every day in our private and working lives, some trivial and some life changing. Some lessons are tough to take, but without exception they bring with them big opportunities if we're willing to take them on. That's what entrepreneur, marathon runner and friend of mine, Stevey McGeown ...

How To achieve Financial Freedom: Does It Really Matter What Business You’re In?

This week on the blog Joe takes a look at how to achieve financial freedom, what it means and how to realise it through building a successful business. Given the nature of business I've chosen to be in, I see people in business from a financial perspective every single day. Some ...

How Achieve Our Business Goals While Being Grateful For What We’ve Got

We all have business goals we want to hit and we work hard to reach those goals every single day. We have aspirations to be recognised and admired for being good business people. We all crave acknowledgement and kudos either from peers or from family members. We want to live up ...