I Just Want To Lie Down

Back in the days of my corporate years, me and a colleague of mine often talked about holidays. These discussions spanned from possible holiday dates and destinations, to all the different food and drink we would enjoy during the trip. We strategised about the best possible ways to capitalise on these holidays. Should we takeContinue reading “I Just Want To Lie Down”

Slow Down, You’ll Get There Faster

Living in a fast lane. Global connectivity. Instant gratification. Billion dollars ideas. We have our goals, ambitions, dreams. We want to … no … we need to get there faster before it is too late. While we still have the strength and drive. There is nothing wrong with big hairy audacious goals. We only live once, so we might asContinue reading “Slow Down, You’ll Get There Faster”

Why Real Goals Are Scary (And Impossible Goals Are Addictive)

“In two years, my business is going to expand nationwide,” I said to Rob, my good friend. “Yeah, and how are you planning to do that?” Rob replied. “Get good customers base, expand the product lines, hire salespersons.” “You think it’s so easy? Your plan does not even sound convincing!” “Well, it’s important to haveContinue reading “Why Real Goals Are Scary (And Impossible Goals Are Addictive)”

Is Your Startup Killing It (Or Killing You)?

Tom was an ambitious young entrepreneur. He started a successful tech company in the healthcare industry — an object of envy among his business peers. Despite all the admiration, Tom was under a lot of pressures. Working from 6 am to 10 pm on a daily basis started to take its toll. He came home physically and mentally tired,Continue reading “Is Your Startup Killing It (Or Killing You)?”