Productivity

What’s Next?

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Those of you who have watched the television series West Wing will be familiar with the saying “what’s next.” If you’re not familiar, then watch this...

Prepare versus Wait

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We can all agree that 2020 has not gone to plan. The entire globe has been put on hold until we are told to go back to normal. Going out to dinner, traveling to another country or...

Want to avoid “Reply-to-All” email spam? Use BCC!

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The business world is still heavily driven by email. On a daily basis I’m bombarded by emails from colleagues, customers and partners. And that is just my work email...

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...

2018: A Year in Review

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“People do not decide their futures, they decide their habits and their habits decide their futures.” – F.M. Alexander It is with both a combination of...

Portfolio People Blog Post

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Wrote a guest blog post on Portfolio-People earlier in the month. It was about saying yes to opportunities. Go check it out as I think it is a very relevant aspect for our careers...

Public Speaking and riding a bicycle

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What does riding a bike have to do with public speaking?...

What does your salad look like?

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I’m a big fan of a salad. It is a healthy way to get energy and nutrients into my system without feeling heavy and lethargic. Most of the time I make and eat these at home....

Are you leveraging your University Alumni?

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It is surprising to say that I completed my IT degree at QUT twenty years ago. Since that time I have completed an MBA at Deakin Unviersity, multiple certifications (ITIL, PMP...

Toastmasters Area Director: A Year in Review

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It was this time last year that I was asked by the Toastmasters District Leadership if I would like to volunteer to become an Area Director. For those not fully aware of the...