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  • The Art of Learning: Fractals, Water Polo and Marketing Templates

    The Art of Learning: Fractals, Water Polo and Marketing Templates

    “We do not learn from experience, but from reflecting on the experience.” – John Dewey [This post started out as a book review and became a reflection on my own experiences of learning. The idea of fractal learning is one that I would love your […]

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  • Go Slow to Go Fast – a Business Lesson from Water Polo

    Go Slow to Go Fast – a Business Lesson from Water Polo

    When I was up to my eyeballs in water polo, a part of my training was weekly martial arts sessions with Andy Sutton. Back in early 2002 he introduced me to the principle: “Go slow to go fast.” This wasn’t just counter intuitive when I […]

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  • Not Choosing Is A Choice Too

    Not Choosing Is A Choice Too

    I read once that your gut feeling is the sum total of everything – everything you know, everything you’ve ever been taught and everything you’ve ever experienced – boiled down to a yes/no, right/wrong choice and impetus to act. I absolutely agree. Recognising: Recognising there […]

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  • How to solve any problem in 20 mins – The Value of Extreme Questioning

    How to solve any problem in 20 mins – The Value of Extreme Questioning

    Quick Background: I learned about the Extreme Questioning process from Liz Wiseman (author of Multipliers) at her one day workshop at the Growth Summit. Obviously I’m a big fan – this is my 3rd blog post on this book! Here’s no.1 + no.2. [side note: everytime I […]

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  • Implementing Role Practice – A 24 second Why to and How to Guide for Business

    Implementing Role Practice – A 24 second Why to and How to Guide for Business

    A friend of mine asked me a question the other day: What are the most important things you’ve implemented in your business? It got me thinking… So I’m starting a series of posts to answer the question. For the time being, I won’t put an […]

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  • 1 VERY simple way to get MUCH more out of your day

    1 VERY simple way to get MUCH more out of your day

    One of the things I love doing with Bluewire Media is helping others get the best out of themselves and getting the best for themselves. (I strongly believe you can’t do one without the other). I’m sure this is why I enjoyed the Native Genius […]

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  • How to Discover “Native Genius” – Taking action on Multipliers

    How to Discover “Native Genius” – Taking action on Multipliers

    This is a follow up on my previous blog post, the 4 Key leadership learnings from Multipliers. On Monday this week, Adam organised a “Native Genius” session for one of our Bluewire Media monthly meetings. It was a cracker! In fact it is probably one […]

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