mentoring for small business owners

Success in life is about what you create.

Mentoring for Small Business Owners “Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.”– George Bernard Shaw I was speaking at the launch of the HCL technology mentoring program on Monday and one of the questions that I was asked was – how did you cope with ‘work life balance’… especially with a young family […]

Naomi Simson family

My Other Big Gig… Parenting Teenagers

Witnessing young people emerge into adulthood is a great privilege. Watching them discover what is important to them, their values – what they believe in, their aspirations – is a wonderful experience. My role as a parent has changed from ‘boundary rider’ to coach and adviser as my children have grown. I know that my university […]

Dan Pink creativity and empathy

Dan Pink – creativity and empathy

Dan Pink – creativity and empathy presentation summary Dan Pink (author of ‘A Whole New Mind’) took to the stage with gusto on the final day of the n-PODs conference. What a simple message, delivered in an entertaining and enthusiastic way. Here is the crux of the message; “The world is moving from an analytical […]