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Work and humans business life Mar 19, 2020

Work and humans...

Don’t blame ‘work’

People whinge about work when they have it... and people whinge about not having work...

Hmmm...

What is the common thread... whinging...

Maybe an outcome here is also people’s appreciation for work...

I have had my own business for...

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The message from the ocean life Mar 19, 2020

The message from the ocean just now...

The question... does the ocean know there is a virus on the land?

Imagine if there was a virus which entered the water and threatened the lives of all its inhabitants.

Imagine if their world was overrun by an external force and have nowhere to hide...

...

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Dreaming of dad... life Mar 19, 2020

I woke up this morning dreaming of dad...

In particular the memory of watching him say goodbye to his life long friends... one of which he went to kindergarten with...

Dad’s last words to them were
‘See you on the other side’
with a smile and a thumbs up...

I cannot help but feel...

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Thought exercise... life Mar 19, 2020

Thought exercise...

What if Mother Earth was like a human?

What if Mother Earth was a living and breathing conscious being?

What if everything on Mother Earth was an perfectly peaceful system with the continents and ocean and everything in between?

What if Mother Earth was sick?

What if a breed...

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The Ability to Innovate business life Mar 17, 2020

One of my superpowers has always been the ability to innovate...

My other superpower is to see and act clearly under pressure... the harder it is, the easier it is for me...

So, at this changing time I find myself in a weird and excited but calm state.

I can see and think clearly.

For myself and...

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My hope... life Mar 17, 2020

My hope is out the other side of this we have a new world where people have re prioritised where they spend their time, money, heart and trust 

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Remember this? life Mar 16, 2020

Ok I need to share a life / memory win...

I just bought this! The original  just like the old days where I spent hours and hours playing Tetris...

Seriously my car packing skills are directly related to the number of hours I played this... then the duals I had in 2 player mode with the...

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In this strange time... business Mar 15, 2020

Quick question for my online business friends...

In this strange time... how would you describe what are you looking for most right now both personally and for your online business?

So interesting how to navigate these times...

Are you looking for local support, knowledge, information, are you in a...

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Corona Virus and the Sun life Mar 14, 2020

“Put simply, medics found that severely ill flu patients nursed outdoors recovered better than those treated indoors. A combination of fresh air and sunlight seems to have prevented deaths among patients; and infections among medical staff. There is scientific support for this. Research...

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I cannot help but think... life Mar 13, 2020

I cannot help but think...

Without the ability to travel so freely, is this what life was like 100 years ago...

Are all these things that are being cancelled 'new' in the bigger picture of time.

The frequency and size of events, the ability to travel internationally, even colleges and schools...

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Relax and Smile! life Mar 12, 2020

What if relaxing and smiling is one of your best defences against a virus?

Relaxing your mind to make good decisions and relaxing your body so your immune system stays switched on acting for long term health...

Aaaannddd wash your hands 

Aaannddd this art on a wall in a hotel in California...

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Just a thought today business life Mar 05, 2020

Just a thought today...

I am fortunate to know and study human behaviour...

Successful marketing is about creating inspiration and new beginnings and helping people see a new and better way of doing things...

I spend all week doing this and most of my trips overseas are surrounded by people who...

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Gifts life Mar 02, 2020

Gifts... I wonder if we live in a world where true happiness is the exchange of gifts... To me shells and waves are gifts from the ocean 

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Magic Monday at Coolum Beach adventure life Mar 01, 2020

Magic Monday  the start of a new week, new month and new season... here in the souther hemisphere it is now the season to harvest from your summer efforts... The fun begins .

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Soft excuses life Feb 23, 2020

Sometimes I like to fast forward and look back...

What would I wish I had done but let soft excuses get in the way...

There are plenty of soft excuses... hundreds... we can get super creative and start to believe our own voice...

However, instead of listening to the soft excuse in the now, I go...

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How does your product enrich people's life? business Feb 17, 2020

Interesting question I was pondering at today’s sunrise...

For all of my business friends...

How does your product enrich people’s life?

Let me know in the comments... so interesting how much magic we all have in our minds that can help others!

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Water is Life! adventure life Jan 28, 2020

Yaroomba Beach - These sunrises and myself disappeared for a bit... bunkered down by smoke and the beauty hidden. The birds disappeared and are now back too... the sky is clear and the ocean feels alive again. After all this rain there seems to be more dolphins, sharks, jellyfish even shells on...

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Appreciate Kindness life Jan 19, 2020

This was so true for me over the last 18 months when we were going through tough times with dad. Thank you everyone who constantly checked in and helped in any way... it was great to feel the love and support... we tried everything we could 

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New Year Ponderings life Dec 31, 2019

How many New Years Eve’s do you have left?

Not that I am a big ‘new years eve’ fan... but more a ‘living life’ fan...

Each New Years Day is a reminder of the passing years and a time to reflect on how you are spending them...

Do you think you have 50 more or do you...

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Three 3 little book worms life Dec 29, 2019

We have 3 little book worms  it’s so awesome to see the kids want to pull out a book and read!

It is common for older people come up to us in public, to say how wonderful it is to see our kids reading books rather than on devices  ...

The peace and quiet of a traditional...

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Over 20 years ago! business Dec 19, 2019

Over 20 years ago! My first big DREAM and my first business venture.

I spent thousands of hours writing software with the dream of one day living on the beach working from home and putting my knowledge into 'leveraged products' so that I could have the time freedom to enjoy life outdoors!

I...

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Has anyone read this book? business life Dec 18, 2019

Has anyone read this book?

This is going to be a hard read for me... it’s like a novel... but it has...
No inside sleeve
No back sleeve
No page of contents
No chapter names
No charts
No pictures or diagrams
No bold sections
No italic sections...

Just a plain font the whole way through.

I...

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Would love your thoughts.... business life Dec 10, 2019

Question I am pondering and would love your thoughts...

In this changing shape of work... where do you operate your lifestyle from?

It’s a big question but I find myself moving between spaces. Quiet implementation space line an office.

They wider big picture spaces for creative thinking...

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Today is a big day! business life Dec 05, 2019

Today is a big day...

The first time some 'strangers' will be using our previous family home for their weekend as their AirBnB.

To whoever is there I hope you are hanging out downstairs under the deck.

While everyone melts from the heat, I know this spot is the coolest place on the coast. 10...

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