How to leave a legacy

How to leave a legacy

Sir Richard Branson. Steve Jobs. Anton Rupert. Bill Rancic. All names in the business world we are all very familiar with and all iconic businessmen that have left or will still leave a legacy. They’ve made their mark and many will attempt to follow the same path as them, but what is it about them that has made them as successful as they are and they’re legacy one to remember for many years to come still? They all have a few traits in...

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Punishment doesn’t work

Punishment doesn’t work

For as long as we can remember, throughout our lives, we’ve been punished for something at some stage. When we were in preschool, we were punished for playing outside too long. In primary school we were scolded for not sitting still enough and in high school we were reprimanded for not doing homework or for talking in class. We’ve been taught from a young age and further throughout our lives that if we do something wrong or undesirable,...

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Status Quo is your real enemy

Status Quo is your real enemy

Have you seen those “Keep Calm And Carry On” memes and posters lately? They’re everywhere. They’ve been plastered all over the internet and even made their way into some of our home décor stores. In the incredibly competitive and ever-changing business world, it is sometimes hard to just “Keep Calm and Carry On”, but many businesses still conduct business that way. If this wartime slogan is your company’s, then it might be time...

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Learning to Unlearn

Learning to Unlearn

A new season has approached. The sun is coming up earlier than usual, the birds are chirping merrily, flowers are starting to bloom and the weather is getting warmer. A definite welcome change to the cold, dreary winter months. As our environment is undergoing it’s usual change, it may be time to also look at how your business handles change. The old saying goes: Change is as good as a holiday. And in many cases, it is, but why is it that so...

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