Mentoring

FIZZING BRAINS. And ideas worth spreading.

Are you a consumer of TED (and TEDx) content? TED's 'Ideas worth spreading' premise is such a simple one, isn't it? I was surprised to learn recently that TED began as a conference dedicated to [T]echnology, [E]ntertainment and [D]esign in 1984, the same year that Apple's first Macintosh computer went on sale, Richard Branson's Virgin [...]

By |2018-07-05T14:18:32+00:00June 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on FIZZING BRAINS. And ideas worth spreading.

HILLARY CLINTON’S BANGS. And International Women’s Day.

The theme for this year's International Women's Day (IWD) is 'Press for Progress' - an admirable sentiment, indeed. IWD is an important day to shine a light on brilliant women and issues that still affect our personal and professional lives. But I find it hard to believe that, just last year, Vanity Fair headlined an [...]

By |2018-07-05T14:16:05+00:00March 8th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on HILLARY CLINTON’S BANGS. And International Women’s Day.

PACKETS OF INSPIRATION at 40,000 Feet

I really like flying. 40,000 feet up, rocketing along in a reasonably comfy seat in a huge metal tube with wings. It’s quite miraculous, really. I also find it’s also the perfect spot to stop. No phone calls, hopefully few interruptions. If it’s long-haul I might catch up on a movie or a guilty TV [...]

By |2017-02-01T17:51:05+00:00February 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on PACKETS OF INSPIRATION at 40,000 Feet

TRAVEL CONVERSATIONS: Lazy Susans, Office Huddles, Drinking Bubbly on the Great Wall, Passion, Books and Mentoring

I was absolutely thrilled to be interviewed by Ryan Montgomery & Aaron Christian for Travel Conversations - Australia’s first dedicated tourism industry podcast. Travel Conversations is about tapping into the business experiences of industry figures, mentors and aspiring leaders. A place where business and personal learnings are shared, and secrets of success (and perhaps the [...]

By |2017-02-01T17:51:05+00:00February 1st, 2016|Uncategorized|Comments Off on TRAVEL CONVERSATIONS: Lazy Susans, Office Huddles, Drinking Bubbly on the Great Wall, Passion, Books and Mentoring