A new year is always a good time for a refresher and one of our greatest challenges is educating the public why to use our services and what the benefits are.
I’ve have had the privilege of owning Elite6 Business Networking for three and a half years. Over this time we have built a strong foundation of members who truly understand the value of having a business family, who care about each other, who can offer support and give advice to each other and build strong relationships in the process.
Nearly the entire country used to close down at Christmas and half January. Finding a lawyer before school started again in February was nearly impossible. Then for some reason things changed. Now a handful of lawyers coming back early and skeleton staff at banks.
I was shooting in the airport tower a while ago, and after completing my shots I ventured forth out into the cold to capture the goings on from the unique vantage point the tower provides. As the typical Christchurch autumn morning fog lifted, I spotted this plane about to take off.
At the weekend there was an incident, an ugly incident which should not have happened and should be stamped out. During a Christchurch rugby game a Fijian player left the field after he was the victim of racial abuse that brought him to tears.
Do you want to build a snowman? Absolutely!!, says almost every child under the age of six. Ever! Welcome to Smartypants! Smart stuff for smart kids. Where we have Elsa, Anna, Batman, Tinkerbelle, dinosaurs…. We have them all and more. And why? Because we are just like you!
Surrounded by crisp air and standing under a magnificent Oak Tree, I watched while night became day. As the light filtered through the dying leaves slowly things became clearer. Features on faces emerged, details of our surroundings more obvious.
Have you heard the saying the mind is like an umbrella, it works best open. I can’t think of many truer maxims. Let’s think about this for a minute, what does open mean to you, in your life? Embracing, curious, opportunistic, eyes wide open. Let go further, growth seeking, pushing the comfort zone, confronting your fears.
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