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7 things I learnt this week

7 things I learnt this week

Maybe that title should have the words ‘so far’ in it. There are (in this part of the world at least) two more days of the week to go.

Or maybe 7 things I learnt today would be even better (thought … might be a good blog or journal title).

Why a $200 Million gift might be sending the wrong message

Why a $200 Million gift might be sending the wrong message


Last week, the Australian newspapers were awash with a story about one of the country’s richest businessmen.

The headline put it this way: James Packer to donate 200 Million to Charity

 

There’s always a reason: a quick and vital update

There’s always a reason: a quick and vital update

In an earlier post, I essentially raved about Twitter (and Jelly) founder Biz Stone’s brilliant book, ‘Things a Little Bird Told Me.’

Towards Noble-ness

Towards Noble-ness

The greatest inventions in the world are characterized by elegant simplicity that translates complexity and ambiguity into an easy way for people to interact with it. Think of Edison and the light bulb, Bell and the telephone … complexity simplified!

Giving Microsoft Back Its WHY

Giving Microsoft Back Its WHY

For what seems like forever, I’ve been showing clients and audiences around the world about the importance of WHY [thank you Simon Sinek for the encouragement and insights].