Positive Mantras

There is an popular expression in the world of startups “fake it till you make it”.  You might not be there yet, but you have to believe first in order to get there. One “trick” I learned from the world …

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Switching Off

A few decades ago life was simpler.  At 6 pm almost everyone you knew in the working world went home from the office.  At 2 am you knew that you couldn’t call anyone as everyone you knew would be asleep. …

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Impulsive Knowledge

  When you visit a grocery store, the payment counter is usually surrounded by chocolates and chewing gum.  The idea being that you are about to spend $50 on your regular grocerry and an additional “impulse” buy of 50 cents …

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Why Businesses Fail: Greed

Over many years of watching and being in business deals, one of the reasons that people don’t make money over the longer term is greed. One business partner feels they are “doing all the work”.  Or that the deal wasn’t …

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