It is not just Billy. It is many of the best comedians. They have that system to throw out the laughter so that it spreads like a positive virus. Good comedians make me laugh, but great comedians, I am sure, rewrite my brain chemistry and change my mental synapsis. Continue reading Just f***ing Laugh. Do it.
The human interactions, the reading and the writing should all come together to collide and shape who we are. We should be on a continuous journey to build our storytelling technique Continue reading Son, reading is a journey to better your storytelling.
In his famous commencement speech, that fear “that any moment now they will discover you.” It holds so many people back. It wastes so much time. As if anyone is thinking about discovering you. No, they’re thinking about themselves! Continue reading What is ‘trying to be perfect’ masking?
What do you do when you organise everything for your day in your head the night before, and all of it goes to pot the following day? Continue reading When your plans go to pot!!
Kathy was a phenomenal coach, leader and mentor, and I wish I would have taken the time to thank her for what she quietly taught me. I am so grateful for having worked with her, and I am so grateful that I know the power of gratitude. Continue reading Why gratitude is important.
After taking a Creative Rest I can see another direction forming from the back of the year-long blogging target that I set myself. 85 days to go to blend in the other ideas!! Continue reading Under three months left…
Why shout your position from a place ignorance when you could take the time to research and know the accurate picture? Continue reading Beijing in the sunshine!!
You should take a news and media break at some point in the week. Pause and stare out a window for a while and do nothing apart from think or think about Glasgow? Continue reading Glasgow Rain in Beijing!!
With a non-fiction book you are supposed to mark it up with the skills of a graffiti artist and the passion of brain surgeon. Continue reading Non-Fiction books are not cover to cover reads.
The right words spoken or shared at the right time can make an impact on people. Speak more, share more and listen more Continue reading 10 quotes that throw gasoline on my fire.
We move through our day getting things done but do we take the time to look back on what we have achieved? This story gives you one reason why and helps you add it into your daily workflow. Continue reading Capture what you have done.
A small investment in time can make a huge difference if you design it that way. Continue reading Take 10 minutes out of your day…
That is the age-old question that has been explored in every single way known. Scholars the world over have been chewing on this big question throughout the centuries. There are millions of words written about the meaning of life, and the search will continue. Continue reading So, the meaning of life!!
The meaning of life has been cracked. I have the clarity and will share it with you…. Continue reading What is the meaning of life?
Once you buy into the idea of being radical and candid with your employee, then you can guide them with that joyous gay abandon, as sung by Julie Andrews in The Sound of Music. Continue reading Radical Candour is a WMD
I use paper for some writing exercises for mindfulness. I use a large paper moleskin book for special ‘keepers’ of my information, notes and things that I want to get back to in the future. But for everything else, I was all in on digital. Continue reading I am bringing back PAPER…
“That doesn’t work because it has to be all one word. Like, Candyman, Candyman, Candyman… oh shit, what, wait!” Feck. Continue reading What would be your last blog post? (Ever)
Are you still learning the way you were taught or have you went backwards? Continue reading Why no further education?
I felt real pressure to get back home as quickly as possible. I had not felt like this in a long time, and I could feel my temperature rising and sweat running down my back as my heartbeat took a sharp jump. Continue reading Phone anxiety is a real thing!!
You have to learn to adapt and change your plans to suit the people in your life. Sometimes you have to accept and realise that the time you had allocated is not yours to utilise and so the what you had put aside as a time allocation to get your shit done… stands still and your time becomes their time and that is ok. Love it. embrace it and do not sweat the small stuff. Continue reading Time stands still for no man.