Ready to Tell Your Boss To Shove It?

When I first walked out of my last actual job in the mid-90s, I have to tell you I was more than a bit scared. After I shook off the shackles, I realised that there would be no more nice fat deposits into my bank account from my employer. It gave me a jittery, butterflies…

10 more great motivational quotes to start your week

It’s Monday morning, so here’s this week’s list of 10 great motivational quotes to kick start your week… “You have to think anyway, so why no think big?” – Donald Trump “If you think you can do a thing or think you can’t do a thing, you’re right”  – Henry Ford ” When the student…

The 10 Commandments of Leadership

I picked up these ten commandments from Chris Widener’s website. Whether you are a business owner, entrepreneur or investor, they are a great reminder of what we should do: People are illogical, unreasonable and self-centered (including me). Love them anyway. If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish, ulterior motives. Do good anyway….

Is this why the rich keep getting richer?

It’s sometimes said that “the rich get richer, and the poor get poorer” and sometimes, it is true. Why? Largely it comes down to knowledge and the law of reinforcement – wealthy people tend to understand finance and tax laws, and they increase their financial skills through habit. As Aristotle said: “we are what we…

How often does your mind wander? [infographic]

Mindfulness and ‘being present’ aren’t really new concepts. But did you know just how much time and energy letting our mind wander can waste? This infographic from Presence Training shows us how much happier we could be if we just focused! Infographic courtesy of

The Good & Bad Habits of Smart People [Infographic]

I’ve noticed that successful property investors, business people and entrepreneurs share similar traits. Entrepreneur Magazine believes but many people with high IQs also tend to share some of the same habits — both good and bad. For example, while those with high IQs tend to set goals and read avidly, they are also more likely…

Invest Your Time Wisely

People act like they’ve got all the time in the world, oblivious to the fact that the hourglass is running out of sand. They waste time when they could educate themselves. They entertain when they should focus. A recent survey of Americans revealed how they really spend their time online. Here are the results –…

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