Saintly Words That Pack A Punch

“Lord, make me an instrument of your peace. Where there is hatred, let me sow love; Where there is error, truth; Where there is injury, pardon; Where there is doubt, faith; Where there is despair, hope; Where there is darkness, light; And where there is sadness, joy. O Divine Master, grant that I may not so […]

The Power of Clarity From Airplane Mode

“Sometimes we have to disconnect from what doesn’t matter, to really connect to what matters most.” Last week, at an event I was speaking at, I decided to kick off with a slightly unusual request. I asked the fifty leaders present to consider putting their phones on airplane mode – not silent, not on “do […]

The Pen Of Change And Rewriting Your Future

“Your present circumstances don’t determine where you can go; they merely determine where you start.” – Nido Qubein In my book, The Inner CEO, I delve into the profound impact your inner voice has on every facet of your world — your career, business, relationships, health, and overall peace of mind. Loosening its grip on […]

Navigating Turbulence: A Lesson from Dublin’s Streets

“Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it.” – Charles R. Swindoll I couldn’t help but be impacted by the distressing events that unfolded on the streets of Dublin last Thursday, where scenes of rioting and looting captured global attention. The incredible events are stark reminder of the unpredictability […]

The Fire That Creates Gold

“The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire.” Ferdinand Foch Last week, while speaking at an event, I delved into the importance of carving out time for inner space, a sanctuary for stoking the ‘fire within.’ In our lives, the ‘fire within’ is symbolic of aliveness, purpose, and spirit. Neglecting it […]

Challenging The Status Quo

“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” Winston S. Churchill I found myself in the heart of Dublin City last Saturday morning, immersed in the vibrant atmosphere around Grafton Street. I was doing an interview on Irish radio about my new book so I went in […]

When is #2 Just As Good As #1?

“This may sound too simple, but is great in consequence. Until one is committed, there is hesitancy, the chance to draw back, always ineffectiveness. Concerning all acts of initiative (and creation), there is one elementary truth the ignorance of which kills countless ideas and splendid plans: that the moment one definitely commits oneself, then providence […]

A Pinch Me Moment

“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.” Last Thursday, I experienced a truly special ‘pinch me moment,’ one that fills me with immense gratitude. For a long time, I’d envisioned having a book launch event in Dublin for my new book. As I stood […]

Navigating Our Inner Wars in a Turbulent World

In recent weeks, I’ve had conversations with several people who made a bold decision – they decided to stop watching and listening to the news altogether. Why? Because they found that the constant stream of negative information was significantly impacting their mindset and mood. The barrage of headlines about wars, inflation, possible recession, volatility, and […]

Embracing Change: Lessons from David Beckham

Last week, I found myself engrossed in a documentary about David Beckham on a well-known streaming platform. In it he shared a recurring theme that deeply resonated with me – the pursuit of one’s dreams and the unexpected turns life takes. Beckham’s childhood dream was to play for Manchester United, and spend his entire career […]