Category Motivation

How your closet can help you to achieve focus in your life

I loved this line from a recent blog entitled ‘The Disciplined Pursuit of Less’ or How your closet can help you to achieve focus in your life … Think of what happens to our closets when we use the broad assessment criteria: “Is there a chance that I will wear this someday in the future?” […]

Share my new wealth in 2013 and become 31 million richer.

I was going to take a break from my regular Monday Motivation series over the holiday season, but I came across a wonderful blog by Andy Ellwood in Forbes magazine that really struck a chord. As my regular readers will know I am time obsessed. I have discovered that this is a family trait. Over […]

A List of Lists

It seems that everyone loves a good list, especially this time of the year. My house is filled with half written lists of Christmas presents from my 3 children. There’s lists for Santa, list for the Grandparents, lists for me. Next thing I know I’ll be writing my own list of resolutions for the New Year. […]


“Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can achieve excellence” With the Australian Ballet performing at qualia this past weekend I had the chance to speak with a large number of guests. Nearly every guest I spoke to had a comment to make about qualia’s recent Conde Nast win. Many guests were […]

You will always miss 100% of the shots you don’t take

I took inspiration from an article I read in a men’s health magazine this week. A highly qualified and experienced personal trainer was telling the story that wherever he goes, whether it be a party, a presentation, or the bus stop, the first question he is most often asked is – “when is the best […]