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Let it out!

Writing has taught me a funny personal quirk - I am well known for swearing like a trooper when talking, yet in writing - not so much! I could explain it away as having years of writing for the corporate environment that has...

vision for life

What’s your 20:20 life vision?

As I've worked across a broad range of industries and companies, I've noticed how the company values tend to be around the same words and vision statements invariably talk about being The Best. Here is a sampling of well regarded vision statements from...

When you don’t like the answer

In December 2014, I did my first 2 day 40km hike. There were a number of first time's on that trip for me - first real holiday entirely on my own, first time carrying a backpack, first time navigating a...

You’ll never be ready

Last weekend, my son went for his karate green belt grading. I was 'allowed' to attend this time as I have misbehaved before by collapsing into a giggle fit each time the Sensei calls out the instructions to the kids....