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WordCamp Dublin 2017

Hello everyone, Firstly apologise for taking down the presentation but we are doing maintenance on jumpstart.design as we are upgrading the website. In the meantime please find the presentation I gave at DCU earlier this month. Many thanks to everyone for your...
Trumped Again

Trumped Again

Ever read the Black Swan by Taleb? Having said that, Taleb did say that Trump may get in. From the perception of main stream media we had a Black Swan event (that is according to Wikipedia) The event is a surprise (to the observer). The event has a major effect. After...

Leadership and Self Directed Teams

In my last post I started the discussion of what is leadership. There is a chemistry between the team and the leader and a willingness to step up to the mark. If you are breaking new boundaries, be it a start up or a new venture, a traditional manager will not cut...

The Big Ask?

How do you take your idea forward? Sometimes you just have to ask. The hardest thing sometimes is to be humble enough and ask for help. Steve Jobs’ video below gives a lovely example of how he approached HP when he was 12 years old. I have often found that one...

Why Mindfulness is good for you

It’s easy to forget being self aware when you are stressed and busy. Sometimes the simple act of breathing and being aware can bring awareness back to you. I’d like to share some videos which might bring you back to being aware of your body, emotions and...

Hope and Motivation

We are in full flow with the US Elections, and it brings to mind the importance of leadership and motivation. A leader is a dealer in hope. Courage is like love; it must have hope for nourishment. Napoleon Bonaparte Sometimes the biggest challenge for leaders in any...

Success at 65

Last week I went to see an film called Sultan and it made me reflect on “Success” What is success ? Do you want it enough ? Are you prepared to “do what it takes” ? Have you got what it takes ? It there a formula for success or is it just about...
Do you see Reality ?

Do you see Reality ?

Do you think you are smarter than the average person ?   How good are you at perspective sharing ? How good are you at seeing reality ? Do you see things as they really are ? I really love this commercial Are you free of biases ? Our minds are selective about...
Goal setting, It’s not as easy as you think?

Goal setting, It’s not as easy as you think?

Goal setting is not a trivial matter.  We have to understanding ourselves,  We have to make decisions about our priorities, we have to understand the way our minds work. Can we design a better life for ourselves ? Last month I gave a talk on the brain, organising...
What Drives You ? Is Money enough ? Drive, Motivation and the Human Spirit.

What Drives You ? Is Money enough ? Drive, Motivation and the Human Spirit.

This morning, I had breakfast with a very good and old friend,  Our conversation went on to the subject of friends, teams, and children and how we motivate them. (or don’t)… It reminded me of the story  about an academic who was writing on a book and some...
Life and Work should be about fun

Life and Work should be about fun

One of the challenges be it in life and especially work is about having fun. This week we were discussing the importance of work being fun and enjoyable, and so I thought I would share my thoughts about work and about how some places can be fun places to work…...
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