Truth Bomb Tuesday: Dream big, step small

We are moving from dreaming into action. Don’t get carried away. Ok. Let’s check in. Third week of January… How you doing? How are you tracking with your New Year’s resolutions? And even if you didn’t make any resolutions exactly, chances are you still used the break to do a bit of a stock-take of […]

Truth Bomb Tuesday: My first NY resolution

There’s no shortage of glossy New Year’s hype at this time of year. Does it speak to you? I want this to be a year for everyone. This is normally the time of year where I put out a rallying call. “The new year is beginning,” (I say as emotive music is playing to footage […]

What The “Aussie Xmas” says about our psyche

Christmas gives us a unique insight into the Australia mindset… which is why I love it so much. I love Christmas in Australia. For a long-while I felt a little awkward or embarrassed about it – the way we import these European customs in an alien Australian context. Those traditions that celebrated everything the Europeans […]

Prediction Inside: When I think the market will turn

My prediction on when the market will turn… and the biggest swing factor on the result. What market signals have I got my eye on right now? How will I know that the market has turned? This is actually a pretty unusual cycle in the scheme of things. Let’s remember how we got here. Basically […]

The Chess Masters Guide Winning Life

An ancient chess strategy might hold the key to your success I remember how disappointed I was when I found out how chess computers worked. I always imagined them like some sort of super-intelligent army general, with a treasury of battleplans, a dash of cunning, and an uncanny ability to predict its opponents move. That […]

How this beginner earns $160K pa… tax free!

The follow-up onDesley’s amazing story – how just two commercial deals set her family up for life. So yesterday I shared the start of Desley Ritter’s story –Desley was the winner of this year’s Student Success Story Competition. In short, she managed to take on the financial burden for her whole family, and set them […]

The elephant trainer’s guide to mind control?

This is how elephants trainers control their elephants, and why you are not stepping into your full power. Conditioning is brutal. The story goes that elephant trainers use a simple trick to stop their elephants from running away. When the elephants are very young and small, they tie them to a stake in the ground […]