Why being the boss is a smarter way to wealth

Growing up, I believe it was fortunate for me to transition through seven very different socio-economic schools as it allowed me to see and observe how different people went about building wealth. I have further added to this via travelling. Money is an incredible invention….

A photo by Morgan Sessions.

The relationship between expectations & results

Life has many variables, most of which are out of your control. One minute you might be winning and everything going your way. The next your whole life blows up in your face and there is nothing you can do about it. In this sea of…


Pivoting. What does it mean and how to do it?

One of our favourite commencement addresses here at Inspird International is Steve Jobs in Stanford 2005 (you can watch it here). In that speech he struck a chord that I would like to elaborate on further in this post: “When I was 17, I read…


The most important sale you must make to be successful

Do you want to be successful? Of course you do! That’s why in this article we will tell you the most important sale that you MUST make to be successful. Everyone is a salesman Regardless of whether you are in sales job or not, you are…


A simple and practical way to set goals

“All who have accomplished great things have had a great aim, have fixed their gaze on a goal which was high, one which sometimes seemed impossible.” ~ Orison Swett Marden I am a keen goal setter, as I have written before. Often I am asked…


The importance of starting with the end in mind

Towards the end of high school, the Deputy Headmaster who was to give the valedictorian speech asked me simply: “how did you achieve such high marks?” This was because I was to be awarded Dux of the year at the ceremony. This was in addition…

Stressful day at the office

How to have a restful sleep after a big day

If you’re anything like me you find it impossible to switch off after a big day. A few cups of coffee, mulling over the events of the day and stressing about tomorrow are a sure fire recipe for no sleep. Follow these five tips to have restful…