Author Archives: Stuart

A Vision of the Next Step After Virtual Reality

The Next Step After VR

I recently realised I had been talking about the following idea for a couple of years but I actually had not written it down anywhere. Please note, I am no scientist, this is merely a brain dump and what I think are the benefits if this next step becomes our new reality… With great interest I’ve been…

In memory of Janet Lyle-Stokes

I have kept meaning to post this for some time. I wanted to share it for friends and family, but also as a place to archive it for the future. Who knows, maybe I’ll be reading it again aged 80 reminding myself of the life I have lead is due to this writing I did…

The most precious gift you can give anyone

Precious Gift - Time

It has been nearly five days since I lost the most wonderful caring person in my life. As some of you may know, my Mum had been battling bowel cancer since early 2010, and she passed away at 6am Wednesday 28th November 2012. As the sun rose that morning the rain stopped and we had…

Facebook starts rolling out ‘Promote This Post’

Facebook

It’s been forthcoming for a long time… No, not this blog post! Well yes, I guess that too… No, what I mean is the day I look at my Facebook profile and ask myself “What am I still doing here?” Yesterday after work I sat mostly with my phone scrolling up and down their stupid timeline…

5 Tips For Leadership In Your Marketplace

Recently I saw a car bumper sticker that had the following printed on it: “What would Jesus do?” It got me thinking about who Jesus was and what he did from the stories we are told of him through the Bible. I’m not religious, but I think Jesus is a great example of a leader and showed…

Is Your Business Missing All The Right Ingredients?

Are You Missing All The Right Ingredients?

My girlfriend and I went to a restaurant this evening that had newly opened in our city. The service by the waitress was fine, but they had ran out of a number of ingredients on the menu which strictly limited her choice. When I asked my girlfriend when we got home what she thought of her…

Argh!! Having Communication Issues When Networking Online?

Communicating On The Internet

Do you communicate a lot using the internet? There is so much information flowing online between each other that it is hardly surprising that we get our wires crossed at times! Thank goodness peace talks have not moved to online conference calls (and if they have, then maybe that also explains a few things). Recently…

Wishes Can Come True!

Making A Wish

Have you ever made a wish? Did it come true, or is it still waiting for you round the corner? The thing about wishes is they are like anything else you desire in life, they have to be cultivated. You have to work to make them happen. They can feel like dreams, where they seemingly…

How To Create A Twitter Account & Get It Right First Time!

Setting Up A Twitter Account Correctly

So you have joined Twitter at last! Welcome to the party! Now you want to make your first tweet and start following people yeah? STOP!! Have you done all the simple steps I am about to show you so your account is in order and is presentable for your potential followers? There is no later…

Evaluating Your Progress – Video

Yesterday I watched the following video from Rich Schefren. Rich does a daily video that I try and catch on his Facebook fanpage and he comes up with some great advice regularly. Anyway, I’ll cut the waffle and let you watch the video! Using the method Rich describes: Three years ago – I was a…

The Power of Desire – A Lion Man & An Inventor

Power of Desire

Do you have a desire? Do you desire something so badly that your heart aches from it and it fills up your day as you constantly think about it? The following musings come from reading Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill. What do Tony Fitzjohn and Edwin C. Barnes have in common? They both…

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