Finding my why, understanding who I am

Living and being my WHY is an essential part of who I am, why I get out bed in the morning and why I do what I do.  To help me articulate my WHY clearer and make sure I accurately understand my WHY, I've started to work through the new book from Simon Sinek, David Mead… Continue reading Finding my why, understanding who I am

Finding my WHY

Anybody who has followed this blog or met me will know that living my WHY is an essential element of my life. It's what drives me. It's what makes me get up in the morning. And it's partly why I created this blog in the first place. Well, today, I started reading Simon Sinek's new… Continue reading Finding my WHY

Learning to tell my story better

One of the reasons I created this blog was to help me to live my personal purpose - to do life, better - by sharing my story with others - you - in the hope that I will be able to inspire at least one person who is feeling like I did in 2012/2013 -… Continue reading Learning to tell my story better

Design thinking – let’s bust a few myths

5 Pervasive Myths About Design Thinking - by Maureen Carroll, Founder Lime Design Please read this great article by Maureen on myth busting about design thinking: http://www.linkedin.com/pulse/5-pervasive-myths-design-thinking-maureen-carroll My thoughts I'd add that if you are going to embrace design thinking, you have to fully embrace it, 100%, and let it guide everything you do. Design… Continue reading Design thinking – let’s bust a few myths

Book 3 – The 3 Volumes to help you make ideas happen by 99U

This is the third book in my countdown of my top 5 books around leadership, personal development, and self discovery. Find out what was first and second in my list. — What's the book about? Book 1 - "Are you over-extended, over-distracted, and overwhelmed? Do you work at a breakneck pace all day, only to… Continue reading Book 3 – The 3 Volumes to help you make ideas happen by 99U

Book 2 – The Knowledge – Management and Leadership from A to Z by Carl Taylor

This is the second book in my countdown of my top 5 books around leadership, personal development, and self discovery. This book is quite simply a practical handbook for individuals, teams and organisations to help them develop both individually and as a collective. This is something that I promise you will refer to over and over again.