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Personal Mastery – What is it?

Personal Mastery – What is it?

Personal mastery is a way of life. It is not a destination. Personal mastery requires us to compete with the person who we were the day before, in order to become a better version of ourselves in some way. When I say that it is "required", what I mean is that it is...

Leading versus Managing

Leading versus Managing

When I look back at the team leaders I have worked with during my early corporate career, I come to the realisation that they were largely concerned only on the output on the team. They managed the team, ensuring that each team member delivered on their respective...

All it takes is work…

All it takes is work…

One of my passions is the practice of callisthenics. It is basically body weight exercises with functional movements. A technique which I have been working on is the pictured flag position. Needless to say, it is not an easy technique and requires strong core...

A Leonardo da Vinci quote to take note of

A Leonardo da Vinci quote to take note of

“I love those who can smile in trouble, who can gather strength from distress and grow brave by reflection. ‘Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but they whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves their conduct, will pursue their principles unto...

Rome was not built in a day…

Rome was not built in a day…

It was English playwright John Heywood who came up with this quote.  Rome was the jewel of Europe, the proud monument of western civilisation.  For such a magnificent city, it took a long time to build.  The idiomatic phrase is commonly used to indicate...

“Don’t worry. You have got this.”

“Don’t worry. You have got this.”

These were the words I found myself saying to myself just moments before I leapt…. I got onto the first overhead bar to cross this obstacle on a Tough Mudder event a few years ago raising funds for the charity Pancreatic Cancer Action. Yes, I was nervous seeing the...