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If you weren’t afraid of failure

What would you attempt if you knew without doubt that you would not fail? Michael Markham is a remarkable man. Abandoned by his mother and brought up in children’s home, he was fostered by a family he didn’t like and became disruptive, ending up in Borstal and finally given the option of joining the army […]

Big Hairy Goals

Why are big, hairy goals better than SMART ones? If you have ever set goals, you were probably advised to set SMART ones:  Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Realistic and Timed. In other words, mediocre, run of the mill and not too challenging! What some of the top achievers in the world have in common is that they […]