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The Top 7 Reasons for Having No Goals

Most people accept that having goals is better than not having goals. But then very few people actually have goals. Why the contradiction? This is what people say: I’ve got goals already! I want to be slim, rich, travel to Australia, run the London marathon. These are not goals. They are dreams.  Dreams are fine. […]

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Is It Time To Fire Yourself Out Of A Cannon?

There’s two guys. Each is standing on a box and holding one end of the same rope. The rope is ten feet off the ground. Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to get over the rope. How do you do it? (You cannot tickle them to get them to lower the rope.) […]

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Process – Part II

This week’s Pearl of Leadership Wisdom is on Process – Part II. “It is not enough to do your best; you must know what to do, and then do your best.” – W Edwards Demming Lights out… I bought my current home about ten years ago. I had the house completely redecorated from top to […]

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Process – Part I

This week’s Pearl of Leadership Wisdom is on… Process You don’t stand a snowball’s chance in hell of achieving anything in any organisation unless you have systematised everything you can. When I was a young boy… …I travelled across the Pennines to work in north Manchester at ICI, Purchasing and Supply. My first commercial job. […]

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