Slogans and Labels

We are more inclined to read slogans than labels. We like sound-bites rather than information. We’re drawn to quick wins rather than long-term solutions. During the US Election campaign, some Trump supporters bought hats bearing the slogan “Make America Great Again”.  Reports suggested that some of the hats available online had labels stating they were…

Shuffle and Skip

The music industry has transformed at an inconceivable rate over the course of the last few decades. The MP3 player, the iPod / iPhone and all manner of streaming music services have completely changed how we listen to and consume music. Gone are the days of buying an album and listening to it all the…

Choose Your Words Carefully

Our use of language, and the words we choose, reflect our thoughts and motivations. That’s why it’s so important to choose your words with care, to be mindful of the language you use. Becoming conscious of the words you use, and then changing them, is the first step to adjusting your mindset and taking full…

The Power Of Our Thoughts

Stop the habit of wishful thinking and start the habit of thoughtful wishes. – Mary Martin Action or thought? What bears the greatest impact on our ability to achieve our dreams? The two notions are so intertwined that it can be difficult to separate the two or establish exactly which is the most important. I’m…