Consulting has changed my life (and I don't make this statement lightly). By starting a consulting business I've been able to build a business that supports me and my family that gives me the freedom to work on my terms, when and where I want.
10 years ago, Jim Collins wrote, Good To Great. Recently, in collaboration with Morten T. Hansen, he has now written another book, based on nine years of research by a large team who he acknowledges. The book is called Great by Choice. In this book, they exhaustively ask why some companies thrive in conditions of great uncertainty, while others do not. In this work, they examine cases of companies who greatly outstripped their competition in conditions, which were very challenging.
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Ah, meetings, we love and we loathe them. On the one hand, meetings make us feel good because you feel productive and important. On the other hand, they're usually a massive waste of time because they're unstructured and things we said we'd do in the meeting usually don't get done.Continue reading
After my interview with Miles last week, I got thinking about how to improve my home office set up. In the interview, we briefly discussed Mileses recording set up and after recording, I went about improving my own home office.
In this episode, I interview an internet marketing guru, Miles Beckler. I met Miles and his wife Melanie in Bali last year when we were both speaking at the DMSS conference.Continue reading
It’s very common for people to ask me questions like: “How do I be more productive?”. “I’m motivated but get distracted easily, what should I do?”. Or, “What’s your top tip for being more organised?”.
One of the reasons I choose to work for myself is because of the freedom that self-employment can create. Being an independent worker, you can work when and how you want with clients and customers all around the world.