Leadership, Smart City Perth, Smart Living

I don’t want a job – I want a reason

To any up and coming leader, they may offer you a job, but no one can ever give you your reason. If you have a dream don't settle for a job. It's all bogus - High school guidance officers helping young people plot out a career or recruitment companies trying to profile you for a… Continue reading I don’t want a job – I want a reason

Leadership, Smart City Perth, Smart Living

Entrepreneur – In my day we called them migrants

Willing to risk and jump into the unknown, we were called migrants 1968 coming towards the port of Fremantle, my mother looked at the flatness of the land, with no buildings and said to my dad, "Where are we going to find work here?" Like most migrants to Australia, they arrived from countries with ancient… Continue reading Entrepreneur – In my day we called them migrants

Leadership, Smart City Perth, Smart Living

A life without a CV – You are better than that

The moment we start writing our CV, we begin to define ourselves and I assure you that you are better than your CV, no matter how exaggerated it is.  Often a CV will try to identify qualifications, experience and character by its author and the unfortunate aspect of this is, the reader will read it… Continue reading A life without a CV – You are better than that

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Rubbish tip to beauty – Smart cities must reclaim urban sanctity

My childhood rubbish tip turned into a bird sanctuary with parks and gardens. I can't help but believe there's far greater ways to create urban cities that capture the holistic advantages of nature. A concrete jungle geared purely towards commerce costs far more than being nature minded as we inhabit. Suburbs have distanced many from… Continue reading Rubbish tip to beauty – Smart cities must reclaim urban sanctity

Leadership, Smart City Perth, Smart Living

You can’t legislate against serial bullies – they must repent (have a change of heart)

Get up close and personal and do it with a smile. Yes, a serial bully can change if we help them see the error of their way. They must have a change of heart, not just a change in outward behaviour. My heart races when this subject arises but it must be addressed all the… Continue reading You can’t legislate against serial bullies – they must repent (have a change of heart)