growth

It won’t just happen

By |March 5th, 2017|

I bought a small hyacinth plant a few weeks ago. At the time it was a mere four inches high. I had no idea how big it would grow or what colour the flower it would produce would be. I had great hopes for it, though and watered it diligently every day. While I was […]

I know this works because I have tried it

By |August 13th, 2016|

If you have ever wondered why large successful companies have a board of directors this is one of the reasons why.  The company is more likely to succeed when you bring together a group of people who have common goals or a common vision together, their combined wisdom, experience and energy leads to new ideas […]

What I have learned about growth

By |February 6th, 2016|

When my daughter was younger she got to a point where she felt that she had reached the height she wanted to be for the rest of her life and didn’t want to grow any taller. It was really funny because I knew that she couldn’t do very much about whether she grew any more or not, as genes and nutrition would determine her final height rather than her desire. […]

Is your business stuck in a rut?

By |October 3rd, 2015|

Growth is a sign of life. If something is not growing, chances are that it is shrinking. When you started your business, I am sure you had plans for it to grow. Have you taken time lately to access whether growth is happening as you envisaged it? It takes courage to admit that something is not quite what it should be. It takes courage to admit that perhaps your business is in a rut. You can’t really do something about a problem if you don’t know that that problem even exists. Many times when we are stuck we are the last people to admit it because we stick our noses in sand and pretend everything is all right. […]