Do you have a dream? Would you like a new home? Would you like a new job? Would you like a new partner? Would you like to be wealthy? If you want these things and you haven’t got them it means that what you’re doing now isn’t working for you. You need to do something […]
She was an international concert pianist who had lost her nerve. She decided that she did not ever again wish to appear in front of an orchestra or to be bullied by conductors. I heard her play on several occasions and once she took me to the Steinway showroom and played Beethoven’s 32 Variations in […]
As a child I had a very bad stammer and was helped over a period of years by the great Lionel Logue who also helped the King of England with his stammer. At the age of 11 at my prep school, you had to take turns to read the lesson in the school chapel. In […]
As we emerge out of lockdown I have been reminded of my own personal experience of starting a business during extremely tough times. When I was 27 years old I opened a restaurant in Bali, Indonesia. A short 6 months prior to opening the restaurant the island experienced devastating terrorist attacks that killed dozens of […]
In this video I tell the story of how I discovered how to learn and pay homage to the schoolmaster who, in an inspired moment, set me on the path to learning. As so often in life there was no pre-planned method here, it all just happened in one moment of intuition. Trainers place a […]
In the village of Higham a spirited group of people gave every villager a sunflower seed in May. In two months time the village will be a sea of smiling faces.
Leo Burnett started his advertising agency in 1935 in the middle of the great Depression. A local reporter announced that Leo would soon be selling apples on a street corner with all the other down-and-outs. Today The Leo Burnett agency has 85 offices around the world. In the reception area of every office is […]