Travel

2017: Year in review

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“Life happens for you and not to you” — Tony Robbins “Live as if you were going to die tomorrow, learn as if you are going to live forever” —...

Controlling what you can control

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I am writing this while sitting in a car experiencing the worst traffic of my life. I’m in Istanbul trying to get to the airport with my colleagues. We left our client at...

Culture’s Role in the Business World

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For those that read my blog would know that my deep thirst for continual learning (hence my mantra #permanentbeta). Whether reading books, sitting courses or undertaking tertiary...

To take or not take the laptop, that is the question?

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Wherever I go, whenever that is and for whatever reason I take my all of my devices with me. It didn’t matter if it was a weekend away or a vacation overseas …. I...

2016 in review

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The older we get the faster each year seems to go. 2016 certainly went fast considering all the events that have occurred throughout the year. Although I have been blogging for...

Review: The Art of Travel by Alain de Botton

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The Art of Travel by Alain de Botton My rating: 4 of 5 stars Wow, what a thought provoking book! For someone who has a ferocious appetite to travel (and does both personally and...

Sabbatical in review

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After 164 days my sabbatical has come to an end and I begin the next chapter of my life. Tomorrow I have the privilege of starting a new job with Infor as a Retail...

Don’t sweat the small stuff

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“Don’t sweat the small stuff” is a term I’m sure you have read or heard many times in your life; I know I have! If you haven’t heard it...

When things go wrong

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“When things go wrong, as they sometimes will, When the road you’re trudging seems all uphill, When the funds are low and the debts are high, And you want to smile,...

Language and the overuse of adjectives

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Earlier this week, prior to boarding a flight to Dallas the American Airlines staff member made an announcement about the flight and made the comment to all passengers in the...