“Comfort, the enemy of progress”
“Strive not to be a success but rather to be of value.”
– Albert Einstein
“If you’re not in it, you can’t win it.”
– Daley Thompson
“Observe the masses and do the opposite.”
– Walt Disney
“You may never know what results come from your action.
But if you do nothing, there will be no result.”
“There is nothing quite so useless as doing with great efficiency something that should not be done at all.”
The Christmas rush has already set in. You can sense the heightened levels of anxiety or noise in people’s minds. For many businesses, (retail, restaurants etc.) this is the ‘make or break’ part of the year. A chance to catch up on lower than expected sales year to date or an opportunity to surpass targets and…
Included in this post is a video of me telling the story of ‘The Rocks In The Jar’, which has proven to be a powerful metaphor for helping clients make real change in how they approach their work and personal lives.
I’ve also added…
“Don’t be pushed by your problems. Be led by your dreams.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
There are problems and there are opportunities.
Life and business has endless problems and endless opportunities.
“I need the article within the next hour”.
The call was from my PR advisor Valerie. She’d asked me to prepare an article for a paper and the goal-posts had just shifted.
The journalist was going on holidays the following week and he wanted it ahead of time. He wanted it today. He wanted it in an hour!