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The Formula for Guaranteed Failure

The Formula for Guaranteed Failure

Time to read: Just a minute Naked Leader Week 1007 – 23 January 2023 The Formula for Guaranteed Failure Inspired by an oft asked question – ‘Hi David – if my outcome is to fail, and I fail, have I succeeded?’ I decided to share exactly how to fail… In 21 words: Decide what you…Continue Reading

The Human Being

The Human Being

Time to read: Just over 2 minutes Naked Leader Week 1005 – 9 January 2023 2023 – The Year of The Human Being Why? Because people are not the number one asset in our organisations – people are the only asset in our organisations. Every challenge and opportunity is always a people issue, all dressed…Continue Reading

Why Lucy Never Gave Up

Why Lucy Never Gave Up

Time to read: Just over 2 minutes Naked Leader Week 1004 – 19 December 2022 If there is one thing we all need in the world this Christmas, and in 2023 – its Hope – for ourselves, for each other and for our beautiful, precious and only world. Lucy Marks has been an artist, a…Continue Reading

A Letter to Father Christmas

A Letter to Father Christmas

Time to read: 71 Seconds Naked Leader Week 1003 – 12 December 2022 Dear Santa I hope this e-mail finds you, and finds you well. It is difficult to believe it is that welcome time of year again, after a very difficult year for many people, families and organisations.  I have been asked to write…Continue Reading

“What’s Your Secret?”

“What’s Your Secret?”

Time to read: 21 Seconds Naked Leader Week 1002 – 5 December 2022 One of our coaches had a call from an international pharmaceutical company, who said: “We have a problem – only 2 out of 10 of our Information Technology projects succeed, the rest fail in some way” Our coach, Mike, an ex IT…Continue Reading

Today Sets A New Personal Best For You…

Today Sets A New Personal Best For You…

Time to read: 10 Seconds Naked Leader Week 1001 – 28 November 2022 It marks the longest number of days you have been alive. WOW! What will you do to celebrate this momentous occasion? Perhaps reflect on everything you have achieved to date, for yourself and for others? Or do something new, for the very…Continue Reading

How ‘wrong’ can sometimes be oh so ‘right’

How ‘wrong’ can sometimes be oh so ‘right’

Time to read: 64 Seconds Naked Leader Week 999 – 14 November 2022 What do penicillin, Velcro, nylon, the Post-it Note, dynamite, X-rays, Ivory Soap, and even Liquorice Allsorts have in common? Like hundreds of other ‘things,’ they were all ‘invented’ by accident! The Post-It Note. In 1968, a scientist at 3M, Dr. Spencer Silver,…Continue Reading