August 2017

31
Aug

Imperative

One of the best things about owning or leading your own business is that you are accountable to no-one. One of the worst things about owning or leading your own business is that you are accountable to no-one.

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24
Aug

Stretch

It is inconceivable that as a species we do not relish stretch. Our species is unique for having an evolutionary history which has overcome every challenge set before it, from the discovery of fire to the invention of the wheel to the taming of nature right through to finding ways to treat almost every ailment that can beset us to now conquering space and harnessing wave power.

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17
Aug

Destination

There is a piece in Alice in Wonderland which goes something like this. “Alice came to a fork in the road. 'Which road do I take?' she asked. 'Where do you want to go?' responded the Cheshire Cat. 'I don't know,' Alice answered. 'Then,' said the Cat, 'it doesn't matter.”

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10
Aug

Grateful

I have started a new daily ritual, which involves, among other things, spending some time and effort to list out two or three things every day for which I am grateful. It is an interesting discipline and one which I would recommend.

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