Moneyball, life lessons

I recently watched the end of great movie which I had not watched in quite a while called Moneyball, a movie centred around baseball and starring Brad Pitt. For those that have not seen the movie, I highly recommend it. The movie is based on a actual events, following the Oakland Athletics baseball team throughout […] Read More

Goal Setting – Characteristics of Successful People

Some time ago I wrote about goal setting and about how it was a common characteristic of successful people in a variety of fields, be it business, sport or life. Over the last few years I have taken it upon myself every January to write down what I want to achieve for the next 12 months.  These […] Read More

We will win no matter what you put up against us

Recently I had the opportunity to listen to a presentation by Ange Postecoglou – the Australian Soccer Coach. He was very interesting and shared a lot about his life and journey and taking the Australian soccer team to victory at the Asian Cup.  So much of his philosophy is relevant to business and life. In […] Read More

How to take your business to the next level

Some 20 years ago I went to a seminar on business development and strategies for business growth. At that seminar I picked up one really critical principle – the principle known as the Pareto Principle or the 80/20 rule. I subsequently purchased a book written by Richard Koch called “The 80/20 Principle” which provided a […] Read More