Finding Your Purpose

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Deepak Chopra has recently shared a great visual model that helps us all to focus in on what your core life purpose is, or should be. Often we travel routes without clear destinations, take paths into unknown territory and offer things to the…

Rework - A book review - With thanks to Jason Fried

If there is one person who has directly influenced the last ten years of my commercial and business thinking more than any other, it is probably Jason Fried. Jason is the founder of 37Signals, the creator of Basecamp and the author of Rework,…

Not No, Just Not Now

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Many years ago, when I was studying for my Psychology degree, I came across a fascinating technique for helping to focus thoughts and the mind. It was called the Black Box technique, created by John Syer and Christopher Connolly in their book…

What Subject Should YOU Sponsor?

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I just read an interesting article in Design Week about a high end magazine (£75 per issue) that helps designers understand colour trends. Apart from the price for this high end 'coffee table' publication the really interesting thing is the…

Creating a Culture of Collaboration

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How To Collaborate More Effectively Creating a culture of collaboration both within your organisation and beyond with stakeholders, customers and partners, is one of the most powerful methods of ensuring a sustainable business that enjoys continual…

TTF Model : Prioritise Your Clients & Projects

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The TTF Model is a simple yet powerful method for prioritising things in line with the value they add to your goals and objectives. Your things, be they actions, plans, clients, projects, or whatever else you have a selection of that you need…

There's a vacancy in the Team and his name is Neil

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"There is simply no place in society for someone who isn’t a team player, or able and willing to re-invent themselves as a gregarious party animal. We simply don’t need them. They are quiet, unassuming and take so long to form opinions…

Upcoming New Book

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"I'm writing a book... well in fact I am writing three books in parallel and the first is the one I'll probably be most easily associated with... creating digital content. The other two are going to contain some surprises. Nothing digital,…

Author

"An author is narrowly defined as the originator of any written work and can thus also be described as a writer (with any distinction primarily being an implication that an author is a writer of one or more major works, such as books or plays)."…