Category Archives: Insights

Short Trip 2015: Day 3 – Adelaide, Australia

Photos So today was the last day of my short trip to Adelaide.  It started out with disappointment as the catch up with a friend that we had prearranged was cancelled at the last minute.  This was my fault for … Continue reading

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Short Trip 2015: Day 2 – Adelaide, Australia

Photos After a good nights sleep at the Sage Adelaide Hotel (formerly Chifley Hotel) I set out to explore the city before the Test Match resumed.  There was a march against Domestic Violence in Victoria Square, much more civilised then … Continue reading

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Short Trip 2015: Day 1 – Adelaide, Australia

Photos So it was off to Adelaide to experience the first ever day-night Cricket  Test Match, Australia vs New Zealand the third and final match of the series with Australia leading 1-0.  Test cricket is a passion of mine, in … Continue reading

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Constant  evolution

Forget the past. Tomorrow is a new day. New day, new hopes and new life. Lailah Gifty Akita Life is always in consistent motion. ¬†Sometimes we don’t see that or don’t want to see that but it is true nonetheless. … Continue reading

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Professional Presenting

One of the interesting changes of my professional life is the rather large role presenting to the superannuation industry now plays. I recall a time when I wasn’t trusted to present, not that I didn’t have the knowledge, but because … Continue reading

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A Big Month – Motivating People and Experiencing Australia

My job occasionally requires me to visit diverse parts of Australia.  Working for the Commonwealth of Australia and having a national role means I need to meet people and provide services and advise. Since I returned to work in mid-May … Continue reading

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Too busy to care is no excuse 

A recent New York Times about incivility at the workplace got me thinking about the way I operate in the workplace.  Am I too busy to acknowledge my team, or am I setting a bad example? The article had the … Continue reading

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