I have just been to one of my meetings and I was watching a visitor who had come along to Elite6 for the 1st time and it inspired me to write this blog!
The web is on fire with controversy, confusion and debate amongst marketers over Facebook’s recent major announcement. Mark Zuckerberg said that his New Year’s resolution was to ‘fix Facebook’.
The new year has come and gone, and likely so have any new year's resolutions you made. However, that doesn't mean you have to consign 2018 to the "what will be, will be" basket.
“It's the repetition of affirmations that leads to belief. And once that belief becomes a deep conviction, things begin to happen.” Muhammad Ali
There are three key points of Labour’s 100-Day housing plan which will directly affect investors in the New Zealand residential rental market, and while there is still a lot of uncertainty around what the actual changes will be.
Whether you’re a gym regular or not, you’ve probably heard the phrase “Feel the burn!” This familiar bit of gym jargon is one of the most widespread misconceptions in fitness: the bigger the burn, the bigger the benefit. Right?! Wrong.
Gregory L. Jantz is quoted as saying: Before you can get from where you are to where you want to be you need to have a clear understanding of where you are and how you got there.
This is a question that was often asked of me in the lead up to the New Zealand election. Potential home buyers were concerned that if a change in government came about, it could impact their ability to obtain a home loan. My answer to that question is 'it depends'.
“As a leader, you must consistently drive effective communication. Meetings must be deliberate and intentional - your organisational rhythm should value purpose over habit and effectiveness over efficiency”. - Chris Fussell
However, if we look at how we communicate, when we communicate, and who we communicate with, I am sure we would agree, that in most instances, our communication isn’t the best it could be.
I could make this a short and sweet blog. I've just given the answer in my subtitle for when the bank is not that into you. But that's not much of a blog is it? It's a great line for some snappy advertising, but then I'd have missed out on my favourite pastime for the week: writing. I love it. In fact, I recall at Primary School various teachers had to put the kaboosh on my enthusiasm for it. No, believe me, said teachers did the right thing.
Since the beginning of time, some people have always ripped off other people. Depending on your religious or political point of view, some would call it a sin, others a crime. It's no surprise that the rise and fall of fraud is often aligned with the state of economy. Sure, there are those who will always commit fraud. No matter what. Yet others will do so because times are tough.
When it comes to communication, we are often good at communicating with others but not so good about communicating with ourselves.
The resident teenager is an avid computer gamer, and a sports enthusiast. It's a good balance I think. However we do come across problems with the computer gaming from time to time. There is the obvious concerns with cyber bullying. And also making sure the games she plays are age appropriate.
Insurance premiums are lower when you’re young and healthy, and higher when you’re older and more likely to be diagnosed with an illness or disease. This is the case for 95+% of people with insurance - and unfortunately it often means that many of these people will need to make the tough decision to cancel their insurance in their older years - which is exactly when they will need their cover!