Dude Where's My Car

Dude, Where’s Your Car?

Just over two months ago I put my BMW 320d into UberBlack. For those of you who still don’t know how Uber works, check out this useful explainer video from Mashable. I also invested in a company that owns and runs a number of Honda vehicles in UberX. I’ve learned a handful of very interesting things […]

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To My Son On His 10th Birthday

You turned 10 years old just over a week ago. 10 years old! It’s staggering to think that it’s a decade since you arrived in my life, tiny, defenceless, and utterly precious. Today it seems you are growing faster than we can keep up. Your formidable brain and effervescent personality are constant sources of inspiration. […]

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The Measure Of Character In The Information Age

Just over two years ago Don Packett from 21Tanks gave me the opportunity to write a page for their free Do Ideas ebook, a collection of anecdotes and philosophies on how to move from having ideas to doing ideas and a fantastic read that I highly recommend to all my clients, colleagues and friends (despite my relatively […]

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Don’t Ever Use EEZI MOVE Removals

I just bought a new house. This is the third time I’ve moved in five years and they’re right, it’s pretty traumatic at the best of times. This first time I moved I asked for recommendations for a removal company, and EEZI MOVE was suggested. I used them for two successive moves, and my partner […]

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The Essence Of Wisdom

The Essence Of Wisdom

I remember sitting in a Sunday school class decades ago and hearing the story of King Solomon for the first time. More specifically, the story of the Judgement of Solomon was a profound and stark tale of an informed intervention that, for some reason, has always stuck with me. The fact that he had 700 […]

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Time Is On My Side

Time Is On My Side

Every Monday morning, on every social platform I bother looking at, it’s the same thing: “Dear Monday, can you please die or go to hell” “Two words I hate: 1. Work. 2. Monday.” “For once in my life I would love to wake up, turn on the news and hear “Monday has been canceled, go […]

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Help Me Raise R10k For The Smile Foundation

Help Me Raise R10k For The Smile Foundation

Fitness and I have an “it’s complicated” relationship status. I want to be fit and have all the benefits that come with that – health, wellness, endorphins, etc. – but I have historically lacked the necessary motivation to achieve significant fitness goals. 2013 has been the year of changing that. Contrary to my normal habit […]

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