How can you influence people who are close to you without impacting the quality of your relationship? What do you do to influence a behaviour of your child? How do you speak to a friend with an addiction that is affecting their life? How can you help a family member with a poor habit that… Continue reading How to influence people who are close to you
What type of data would you like to show? How to Pick the Right Chart for your Data: There are 4 major types of data chart: Comparison Static Dynamic Composition Static Dynamic Distribution Single Variable Two Variables Multiple Variables Relationship Two variables Three variables
This video is from up in the French Pyrenees. It is about learning to ski. It takes a few days of hard knocks to get to a level where you can even basically enjoy it. The skills that turn out to be passions in your life, they will take time to develop. Many people give… Continue reading Purpose & Mastery: The harder to learn, the longer the passion lasts
We had some unexpected happenings in 2017. Brexit, Trump’s election as US President and the independence referendum in Spain were unwelcome surprises for me. I reflect on what happened in 2017 and what can go right in 2018. I wish you and yours a wonderful 2018.
I was reading about how the Washington Post has changed since it’s purchase by Jeff Bezos. One of the quotes in the article struck a chord with me: “not to fix broken things, like IT will do at a company, but build the future”. Jeff Bezos brought in Jarrod Dicker to run technology development at… Continue reading “not to fix broken things, like IT will do at a company, but build the future”.
My dad gave me a book called “The Philosophy Book” for Christmas. Here are 3 entries that caught my attention and made it into today’s video:
This is a post shared by Glenn Street on facebook. He attended Date with Destiny with Tony Robbins last week. Some “Tonyisms” compiled by Zeke Abraham at Date With Destiny last week. “I challenge you to make your life a masterpiece. I challenge you to join the ranks of those people who live what they teach,… Continue reading 65 Lessons from Tony Robbins: Date with Destiny
I’ve made a video every week since November 2016 when Christoph Magnussen, Rich Mulholland and myself made a joint commitment during Entrepreneurs’ Organisation Global Leadership Academy 2016. This week I had nothing to say. I had lots of excuses. I wanted to make the video last Friday… didn’t. I wanted to make the video on… Continue reading What I Say when I have Nothing to Say
“The only thing that matters is what you choose to be now” Po from Kung Fu Panda The number 2 film on my “all time most watched” list is Kung Fu Panda 2. It was my daughter’s favourite during many of our travels together over the last decade. It is a film that had something… Continue reading Success Lessons from Kung Fu Panda: Inner Peace and Accepting Who You Really Are
What is the activity that you could do for €10 that would give you the most happiness over 1 hour? for €100? for €1000? for €10,000? This video is from Dublin. My dad makes an appearance. Some scenes from the Ireland vs Argentina rugby, and from Trinity College and at UCD Smurfit Business Schools where… Continue reading Happiness 101: Learn to Eat Lentils