Quiet Please

Yesterday we hosted a meeting for 12 of Snowy’s C-suite in our new home.   It’s a thing they do to get out of the office a couple of times a year, go somewhere a bit different and plan and plot for the year/s ahead. When Snowy told me he’d...

More specificity please

There is no doubt Queen Elizabeth II had impact. People have been referring to her ‘quiet power’ and her ability to keep going and the saying and embodiment of  “never explain, never complain” and a myriad of other impactful phrases....

Half mast

It was with sadness last night that we learned of the death of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II, our nation’s Queen. For us Brits, this is a sad day.  I feel at half-mast too, just as all our flags are flying.   Of course there’s always...

Opportunities and the Unknown

“If you’re offered a seat on a rocket ship, don’t ask what seat.   Just get on.” ~ Sheryl Sandberg The phone rings, you pick it up and you’re asked “Hey, will you speak at XYZ Conference next month?” or “Glad I’ve seen you, we’re starting up a new...

Happy and sad

This week I’ve listened to Minnie Driver, the actor’s, autobiography.  It’s called Managing Expectations and I just loved it.   So honest, funny, searingly truthful at times and she’s someone I’ve liked from...

A different spin

“I’ll believe it when I see it.”  This hackneyed and somewhat cynical phrase we’ve heard and used for years.   If you think about it, it implies it’s unlikely and you’ll be amazed if it happens. ...

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