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  • There is so much about elections in the news at the moment. From Trump vs Clinton to Brexit to our very own federal election here in Australia. The impact of these elections is unknown, widely speculated upon […]

  • Oh dear. I am turning into one of those grumpy old men who talk about how it was in the “old days”. But I am not the only one who is grumpy.

    I have posted a few things on social media recently about guns, […]

  • Each of us has at least one (but usually way more) Every Day Super power. It’s just a simple thing that you do incredibly well.

    One of mine is making great coffees. Not barista, high pressure, super duper […]

  • The End is coming!!!

    OK – so it is just the end of the financial year. Nothing too dramatic but it can still be messy if you are not prepared.

    Now many people roll their eyes and then glaze over when […]

  • The Wheeler Centre is Melbourne’s home for smart, passionate and entertaining public talks on every topic.

    Coming out of some of their talks, they have placed “Discussion Markers” around the city of […]

  • Meet George (and his two adoring fans).

    George is the colossal coffee machine at the Eastern Innovation Business Centre.
    George dispenses love in the form of coffee.
    George has lots of fans and people […]

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    I love starry nights. Even Van Gough’s classic above is fantastic. The problem with living in the city is that they are hard to see.

    Last night I drove a friend to a country location where […]

  • There are so many reasons to celebrate.

    Yesterday was Mothers day, my brother also turned 50, my sister has a recently purchased a new house, I just turned 48, my dog is awesome and I have the best wife in […]

  • Whew! After 4 and a bit weeks of touring around the USA and Canada and meeting interesting people, places and things, we are home. 

    While it was a great time, there were a few challenges (part of the […]

  • This weekends Certified Speaker Professional Summit was held in Denver Colorado. 

    I got so excited because on the second day IT SNOWED! 

    Now the others at the conference were less than excited. Snow c […]

  • In two sleeps, my gorgeous wife and I are off to the other side of the world. As you can see, Google Maps optimistically says it will take 14 hours and 10 minutes to get there. You and I know it will take a […]

  • Oh My Lawks A Lordy!!

    Thank you so much for your support with the Get More Success show launch.

    It went off with a huge bang. At one stage it was number 2 on the business podcast list (ahead of Seth […]

  • WOO HOO!!

    I am so excited that after some serious procrastinating, some hard work, bursts of inspiration, serious doubts, more procrastinating, more work, home made design, a lot of interviewing, a stack of […]

  • Recently my mum got a new car. The Nissan Qashqai (pronounced Cash Ky or Cash Cow as we refer to it). She loves it. It has all the bells and whistles, lots of get up and go and is really comfy. The sales […]

  • One of the key things you need to know as a speaker (or as a budding rock star) is that the audience want to take you home. 

    They may have only heard you for an hour or two but there is a connection and […]

  • My gorgeous wife and I seem to have a penchant for goat based cafes.

    We had three attempts at getting to the Giddy Goat cafe in Yarck before we actually made it on a time and date it was open. Recently we […]


    It was a big weekend after an even bigger week.

    Friday I was hosting a client “talk show” to profile their new and upcoming software releases for their top 70 clients. There was a teenage birthday. […]

  • AIME2016 is on this week. That’s the Asia Pacific Incentives and Meetings Expo. It is held at the Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre and it is a real focus for the meetings industry. It is always good […]

  • It was Valentines Day yesterday. The day that cynical people agree card companies and florists created to increase sales.

    The less cynical among us would say it is a great day to celebrate our love in the […]

  • I was unexpectedly on radio this week.

    My lovely friends Mel Kettle and Annette Jones were on ABC Brisbane 612 as part of the festival of Brisbane Podcasts. As part of their segment, they played some excepts […]

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