The title of this blog post simply cannot be overstated – the importance of understanding people. But what does that mean? And does it really apply to you? Firstly, this applies to everyone – it doesn’t matter if you’re big or small, young or old, American or Indian, your ability to understand the people you […]Read More The Importance of Understanding People
In a lot of ways, I’m still finding myself. Even looking back on the last 5 years, and recognising how far I’ve come in both my personal and professional development, I am acutely aware that there is a long and winding road still ahead of me. I’ve made some massive leaps in the last few […]Read More The Onion & Me
Language is a really powerful tool; so powerful that we often completely underestimate the power it can have in our lives. Yes – language facilitates communication and collaboration between individuals and large groups alike, but it works at a much deeper level than just facilitating the co-ordination of our activities. To dig a little deeper […]Read More The Power of Language
I’ve always been an over-achiever. I’ve strived for perfection in everything I’ve done (and everything I do), and been relentless in my pursuit of achievement – of making a difference in the World in one meaningful way or another. I’ve also always believed that I can accomplish anything I put my mind to – have […]Read More Stop Trying So Hard!
I had an interesting experience on Saturday morning, and another poignant realisation around the way I view the World. Throughout the morning, I was getting notifications about people commenting on my blog and liking some of my pages. Now, this in itself isn’t unusual, but the content was. This person was leaving all sorts of […]Read More Love Your Haters!
Regardless of who you are, what walk of life you come from, or what future lies before you, you have experienced some sort of pain in your life – not for the first time, and certainly not for the last. Though, the question is not about the quality of the pain, but the quality of […]Read More Pain + Reflection = Progress
We all have those moments where it feels like there’s a battle going on inside of us – those moments of intense internal conflict in which we are consumed by the very dichotomy that exists in our heads. But who are we arguing with? Which side should be believe? Which impulse should be acted upon? […]Read More The War In Your Head