I came across this wonderful phrase, “breaking free from the gravity of bad habits” from my perusal over many years of works by one of my favourite thought leaders, the late, great Stephen Covey of The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People fame. Truthfully I’m not sure if that’s even a direct quote or whether…

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Want to know how to get more out of your week? Manage priorities, NOT time! If time management was all you needed to be successful in life then every mother of four young children would be a multi-millionaire. Mothers of young families are masters of managing time, but are not necessarily or automatically successful as…

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When I talk with groups these days I usually get a chance to talk about a real-life character I encountered through a wonderful book many years ago. During the Vietnam war, this man was held in the most terrible conditions as a prisoner of war in the Hoa Lo prison (the infamous “Hanoi Hilton”) for seven…

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