B-rad

Brad lives in #permanentbeta; always learning and experiencing! By day he is a technology executive and by night a lecturer, coach, speaker and avid volunteer. Brad is Australia born and has worked and traveled the world as well as lived in Asia, US, Europe and the UK. His mission is to bring the best out of people and has achieved this as a DJ, Aerobics Instructor, NLP Practitioner, Toastmaster, Speed Reading Instructor, Coach and Management Consultant.

Lifespan: Why we age and why we don’t have to by David Sinclair

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My Rating of “Lifespan: Why we age and why we don’t have to” by David Sinclair: 8 / 10 Many years ago a friend of mine said something that has stayed in my mind...

Division Director (B) In Review

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It is October 2019 and about twelve weeks since signing off as Division B Director for 2018 – 2019. The last Toastmasters year has been one of hard work, of progress and of...

Consistency Checkpoint

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Back in August Seth Godin posted one of his signature blog posts (URL). This entry touches on the concept of streaks being their own reward over time (think compounding affect)....

Executive Orders by Tom Clancy

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My Rating of “Executive Orders” by Tom Clancy: 8 / 10 Imagine a situation where a new President has been recently put into office (unelected), without a Vice...

The Longevity Solution by James DiNicolantonio & Jason Fung

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My Rating of “The Longevity Solution” by James DiNicolantonio & Jason Fung: 9 / 10 Many reviews on this blog demonstrate the focus I have on learning about...

Boy Swallows Universe by Trent Dalton

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My Rating of “Boy Swallows Universe” by Trent Dalton: 9 / 10 Boy Swallows Universe was random recommendation from a fellow Brisbane person now also living in London....

Influence by Robert Cialdini

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My Rating of “Influence” by Robert Cialdini: 10 / 10 If you are looking for one book to read and re-read for the rest of your life, Influence by Robert Cialdini...

Trillion Dollar Coach by Eric Schmidt, Jonathan Rosenberg and Alan Eagle

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My Rating of “Trillion Dollar Coach” by Eric Schmidt, Jonathan Rosenberg and Alan Eagle: 8 / 10 Occasionally I come across a book that is written differently or takes...

Can’t Hurt Me by David Goggins

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My Rating of “Can’t Hurt Me” by David Goggins: 7 / 10 I listened to this audiobook based off a recommendation from a friend. As soon as I looked at cover I knew...

The 3-Day Effect by Florence Williams

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My Rating of “The 3-Day Effect” by Florence Williams: 5 / 10 The 3-Day Effect is a audiobook documentary which attempts to validate an experiment. The experiment is...