I have small simple systems for everything including tracking who I have loaned books to. A couple of days ago I looked at who was on the ‘naughty list’ of people who haven’t returned my books. Some of these people have great books and they have had them for years. As I looked at the … More When you lend, should you expect nothing in return?
Imagine a 10-year-old student you have known. Now pause, and think about their schooling and what they have really learnt at the age of 10. Consider how little they really know in mathematics and english. Their drawing is good, but they are no designer. They have creativity but their cognitive skills are lacking. Now, imagine the 10-year-old … More One reason why education in New Zealand is fantastic!
This is a follow on book from his book "Nine Things You Simply Must Do: To Succeed in Love and Life" 9 Things a leader must do is a smaller book and a good reminder. I think I enjoyed his first book more and the 9 things are basically the same, although they have different … More Book Review: 9 Things a Leader MUST DO – Dr Henry Cloud
Come to the edge. We might fall. Come to the edge. It's too high!Come to the edge! And they came, and he pushed …… and they flew. – Christopher Logue I have just finished my sixth book for the year, Seth Godins "Free Prize Inside" (and it actually has one). It is a book that … More Free Prize Below
So you have a goal to build a strong employer brand. Great idea, but as you know that is easier said than done. How does a medium sized company in the transport and logistics industry compete for great people against what can be seen as more sexy and edgy industries? Well I am reading Jack … More Getting the best people