Tag Archives: communication

Stop wasting your time complaining

Author: Unknown “People visit a wise man complaining about the same problems over and over again. One day, he decided to tell them a joke and they all roared with laughter. After a few minutes, he told them the same joke and … Continue reading

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Companies, Value & Personal Brands

More than 15 years ago, business guru Tom Peters and other consultants first suggested the concept of the personal brand. The concept was laughed at and scorned by conventional business, and big brands believed that the power was with the … Continue reading

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Are we utilising the VIDEO opportunity?

It’s the weekend and nobody wants to read long articles, in fact the question is does anyone want to read? NO they simply want to chill, relax and be entertained! It’s that simple, yet most of us are missing the … Continue reading

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The Power of Vulnerability

When we think about being vulnerable, we generally think weakness. Yet what we all need to discover is the extreme power that lies in vulnerability. In fact, vulnerability can be so powerful that it could even be regarded as a … Continue reading

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Book Writers and Bloggers

It has been said that everyone has a book inside them. Will you write your first book and will I write another book? Let’s try to understand why people write books. Having a published book gives you a certain credibility, and … Continue reading

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Social Media – A Human Experience or just some cheap advertising?

What is Social Media and how can you strategically use Social Media to advance your brand, monetise your efforts or simply sell more products? Lets look at the most common approach I notice on Social Media feeds. Social Media is … Continue reading

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Education and Our Children

Mention education and people will give you an opinion. The opinions range from what should have been done to what is not being done today. Education is often left up to the experts. In many cases parents send their children to school … Continue reading

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Listening without Filters

Listening, real listening, is about trying to understand what the person who is talking is actually trying to say. We always need to remember that the way the other person communicates can be different from our communication – this could … Continue reading

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Our Relationship with Disruption

Some of you may have heard this statement before ‘Life is Relationship’ and the more we understand this, the better we can potentially live our lives. The initial idea that we are social beings created for community living suggests that … Continue reading

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How TweetJukeBox boosted my Twitter efforts

Twitter is an amazing platform, and so much can be done to build your brand and awareness about your products on Twitter. However, Twitter can be extremely time consuming if you want to achieve any level of success. A great … Continue reading

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