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Practical advice to kick-start a meaningful reinvention.


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Presentations for Conferences and Seminars.


December 7, 2016
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Know the 4 myths for finding the good life?

“I don’t know what I WANT to do.” “I don’t know what I CAN do.” Stop it. This way of thinking about your reinvention is flawed. It’s based on myths about how to find the good life. They lead you in the wrong direction. They stop you in doubt and […]
December 6, 2016
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Interested in the first 2 steps of reinvention?

It is not easy to know the inner truths of our lives. The pressures and expectations of daily life disconnect us from what matters to us. The challenge of any reinvention is to know where to focus. Without that, it is easy to get confused or overwhelmed. But that’s easier […]
December 2, 2016
Albert Einstein

Einsteins second blunder – is it yours?

How Albert Einstein achieved the Nobel Prize undermined his later work. On 14 March 1883, when he was given a compass for his fourth birthday, he played alone with it for months to find how it worked. In his school years, he was unhappy with the focus on Latin and Greek. […]
September 1, 2016
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Take this advice now, you’ll regret it later.

‘It’s a midlife crisis!’ We hear this when people leave established careers or sell successful businesses to do something else. Whether it’s for a new career, to study or take time out. They are wrong. It’s not a crisis. It’s one of the most creative and productive periods of life. […]
  • “Legacy is not leaving something for people. It’s leaving something in people."
    Peter Strople
  • “Your imagination is a preview of your life’s coming attractions.”
    Albert Einstein
  • “The way to get unstuck is to start down the wrong path, right now."
    Seth Godin
  • “The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook."
    William James
  • “Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing."
    Benjamin Franklin