Music as a mentor

Music as a mentor

Music as a mentor In amongst the suite of opportunities to help better our performance are the services of a mentor and coach. People who are wise in process more so than in content, and who help guide, reflect and share lessons to focus and accelerate our learning....
A pirate adventure to discover human treasure

A pirate adventure to discover human treasure

The essential elements of any good pirate story include a ship, one-eyed pirate, wooden leg, marauding crew, squawking parrot, buried treasure and a map. Using the map, the pirates set out to find the buried treasure which more often than not is buried on some...
Standing out … and shining out

Standing out … and shining out

In my last post I shared some perspectives on the challenge of positioning, on getting noticed and standing out within a world where so many new things are coming into existence and where so much noise is calling on our attention. One of the perspectives I shared was...
Focus on projects that matter

Focus on projects that matter

Focus on projects that matter. This was a key learning I gained after reading a great book by Peter Cook titled “The new rules of management“. Some of the key take outs from this book included: Get implementing – the best ideas, projects and...