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100 words on minimalism

100 words on minimalism

We live in societies of over consumption and consume to offset the consequences of over consumption. Don’t believe me? How much did you eat today? Did you go to the gym to work out these extra calories? Did you drive to the gym? Told you so! This reminded me of my...
100 words on strategy

100 words on strategy

We hear a lot about strategy, lately. Everyone I know seems to be ‘strategising’, the organisation I work for has a strategy and most company websites greet you with a strategy. Getting to the core of it, these strategies amount to little more than wish-lists and/or...
100 words on job interviews

100 words on job interviews

Performing at job interviews is what does it. I conducted many interviews and noticed that people make two simple mistakes. First, they impress the interviewers by obviously talking themselves up. Not impressive: employers are not interested in how great you are; they...
100 words on making lists

100 words on making lists

In our drive to become efficient and achieve more we make lists. We keep these separate: we have a list for our grocery shopping; a list for our long, short and medium term goals; a list for our daily tasks. Some keep lists of the movies they have seen and the books...

100 words on high hills and steep slopes

Skiing is most fun sliding fast from the top of a hill without falling. I am no expert skier but I am very keen. When at the top of a hill my head often screams ‘too high and too steep’. Most skiers realise that there is no hill that is too high or too steep. Getting...