Tag: growth

The Laws of Purpose

Law #1: Everyone and everything has a Purpose, Law #2: The Universe supports your Purpose, even if you don’t Law #3: Power comes from holding onto your Purpose at all times Law #4: Survival lies in having an accurate description of how your purpose relates to reality Law #5: What you think and believe in […]

Focus, Hope and Action

That which you focus on with hope in your heart and a willingness to take action on, happens.  Have you noticed that the greatest challenge for many people is a sense of overwhelm? A feeling that life is just way too hard and that why should they bother to try since for many nothing works […]

Round-To-It

“Oh, I’ll get around to it,” said Joan. “I just have to do…” It’s amazing how many small business people make that opening statement when you ask them why something in their business is not yet finished. Be truthful with yourself — have you said something similar in the last couple of days? Or even […]

Diversity, Disruption, Desire

Business’ future proofing D’s: Diversity, Disruption and Desire. At the Institute of Directors speakers have recently been talking about both Diversity and Disruption but no one is talking about Desire. Why Include Desire? Desire comes from PURPOSE or Purpose comes from DESIRE. Purpose means you find the BEST person, method, system, and outcomes to assure the […]

Purpose aids Planning

At a networking meeting the other day, the group was discussing the three parts of purpose and how knowing the three levels can change the entire way you plan for the future. REMEMBER: Purpose helps you to focus. Purpose gives you a reason why. Your reason to keep going. That means you have a direction to […]

Work On vs Work In?

Are you fed up with people telling you that you need to work on your business instead of in your business? Do you work so hard that there is no time for anything but working in the business? Good news you are working on your business every minute you are not working in your business. How? […]

Predictability and Certainty for Business

At a recent Chamber of Commerce meeting, a business owner asked how do you know a good business from a bad business? I answered that “the good businesses (including government departments and non-profits) had predictable outcomes for staff and clients as well as the community and there was certainty for clients dealing with the entity”. […]

Why LEGO Serious Play Helps Relationships

Do you remember playing with Lego? Do you play with Lego with your children or grandchildren? Think about your creativity when you played with Lego. Did you build cities, depots or space ships? But why as adults in organisations has Lego Serious Play become a valuable tool for improving relationships, solving complex problems or building better […]

Hobby, Lifestyle or Business Mindset

Looking back on my career, I notice that when I started working for someone I developed a Business Mindset. When I left the corporate world I moved first into a Lifestyle mindset and now very much into a hobby mindset. Here are some key differences between the mindset and future for hobby, lifestyle and business. The Hobby Mindset This […]

Foundership or Leadership or Stewardship, what really grows a business?

says there has to be another (better) way and takes off in that direction. Sometimes others follow; sometimes others just sit back and laugh at the trail blazers. And sometimes those trailblazers get lost and discover something else (Columbus, Cook and Edison to mention a few). Leadership is that concept business people aspire to; a […]