Category: Quick Thoughts

Trusting Your Gut

Posted by August 27, 2016

Above anything else, I believe in trusting your gut. You can plan, prepare, learn, think all you want, but if a decision is to be made you ultimately have to go with what ‘feels’ right. The decision won’t always be the correct one but a decision in itself is a win. Indecision is a killer. Your gut decision will likely be tied to your values…

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You know nothing, I know nothing, we all know nothing. In previous pieces, I have talked about my thoughts on a range of subjects but most of them are observations about life and work. At times they read a little like advice or prescriptions but it isn’t my intention. A lot of the ideas are those borrowed from books, talks and the like and where…

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Quick Thought: Priorities

Posted by August 11, 2016

We’re almost two-thirds of the way through the year and 2016 seems to have flown by. I thought this was a good time to check in on something I promised at New Year. Rather than a New Year’s resolution I made a  commitment to prioritise the right things. They went as follows: Family Health Work The only thing to clarify here is ‘work’, I wasn’t meaning…

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Quick Thought: Time vs Money

Posted by August 6, 2016

“Time is money” We spend both, doesn’t mean they are the same. It’s not really an accurate metaphor either. In business, we understand the leveraging of assets is the way to succeed. These assets do include your time and the time of others in the organisation. But when did success equate to money? Surely impact is a greater measure of success or perhaps happiness is…

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A lot has been and will be said about the new update. Here is my two cents. Snapchat will probably not lose users to Instagram but it will definitely slow its growth. Instagram is becoming a more fleshed out app that will likely be the number one choice in the future. The “stories” element is a massive chance for brands/people to really step their game…

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