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Just Press On…

Just Press On.  3 Words that you need to add to your mental vocabulary today.  3 Words that I have heard a lot over the last few days.  3 Words that are essential to reminding yourself that chaos is going to happen around you whether you like it or not.  Just press on.   Chaos…

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Why Your Brain Lets you Down

The human brain is the most creative problem solving and visualization tool that you have , yet it lets you down at its most basic level of functionality – thinking.  Your brain is designed to protect you and to keep you safe.  Human beings crave safety, warmth, comfort, and because of this we get rewarded…

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Lessons from Vivian Reddy

Last night my Durban Entrepreneurs Club hosted Durban Billionaire businessman Vivian Reddy as guest speaker for the evening.  To say that the evening was a success is probably an understatement.  I had never met Vivian before-hand, and had never had any dealings with him whatsoever, but if I had gone on the advice of general opinion…

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The Power of Personal Notes

American Presidents have done it religiously, and we teach our kids to do it from a young age, yet the art of writing personal notes is largely lost in the business world of today. For the past 3-4 years I have tried my best to bring the writing of personal notes into my daily business…

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The Power of the Compound Effect

We all want instant gratification.  By nature, most human beings are greedy and therefore will always want to look for instant rewards rather than the other option which would be short term sacrifice for long term gain.  There aren’t many businesses that are real overnight success stories.  Most “overnight” success stories are a good few…

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Moving Through Stages of Success

Building through the stages of success, in business and in life, is more of a learning process than an overnight transformation.  It was through my involvement with top US Real Estate Coach Brian Buffini, that I came to learn about the following “success principles” model, which explains so clearly the changes that an individual is…

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Another Convention….?

There’s a bit of a standing joke in my circle of personal friends.  Whenever I tell them I am going away, the first response is always “are you going to another convention?”  Contrary to popular belief, I don’t spend my whole life attending events and conventions, however you have to understand that this is something…

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