Tag Archives: Rich Simmonds

Social Media in the classroom.

Social media is here to stay. Making a statement like that makes social media sound like something that arrived at some stage of our lives, much like the radio, television or cellphone. Is social media really something that has arrived … Continue reading

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Can you be Different?

In 1997 Apple used the slogan of ‘Think Different’ which included a phrase ‘to the Crazy Ones’ … Can we actually think of ourselves as different? Would we ever do anything different enough for others to consider us crazy, in any … 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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The Leadership Question

What question would you ask a leader? Would you ask any of the following questions … Why is there such a shortage of leaders? Why don’t we see examples that we can truly follow in the leaders around us? Why are leaders corrupt? … Continue reading

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Conscious Awareness or EQ

A very well spoken gentleman once used the words ‘Conscious Awareness’ when I was discussing the subject of Emotional Intelligence with him. I have pondered these words for a long time as I know the power words can have. Let’s have a look … Continue reading

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Looking for Richard Simmonds and forgetting to spell Simmonds with a D you get!

15 Things You Didn’t Know About Richard Simmons Source : http://www.treadmillreviews.net/15-facts-about-richard-simmons.html

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Simplicity of Time Management

We often wonder how we will manage our time in a world that seems to have so many demands on us, how do we manage work and still fit in a healthy lifestyle? The answer is to simplify, in the … Continue reading

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Recruiting Talent and Clients

What sort of title is this you may ask? Talent acquisition is very different from attracting clients, and my question back at you is ‘Why is it different?’ Whether we are attracting the right talent or clients to our organizations … Continue reading

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Basic Education … Is this ‘A Disclaimer’?

Who decided that the above equation is correct? Well quite frankly the South African constitution implies exactly that. So would you be happy with a basic education? Or more simply would you be happy with a ‘Basic’ anything; relationship, marriage, job … Continue reading

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Storytelling … Good history repeats itself!

There is nothing new about stories, in fact stories are as much a part of life as breathing is. In social situations we are always asked to share our story; just think of the proverbial guy arriving home from work … Continue reading

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