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Purple Japan

When I was little, I wanted to be Japanese. I guess it might have been because of the Japanese “invasion” on TV the likes of Bioman and other Power Rangers… they seem to be everywhere on TV when I was growing up. 101 more words


“Stories matter, and the ones who learn to tell them and live them influence the world.” Donald Miller


Who do you look like?

You look like {fill in the blank}. On a weekly basis it seems like someone is telling me I resemble someone or I am mistaken for another person. 406 more words


How to Persuade During a Crisis

You may not be the right messenger, show both sides, find common ground.

How To Persuade Employees During a Crisis from HBR


A damn good average, but not damned

Friends and coworkers.  They have the power to influence you to become damn good, or just damned.  Choose that circle of five wisely.

“You are the average of the five people you spend the most time with.”

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Begone Gone girl!

I love being recommended books; most of the time that’s why we end up reading certain books really isn’t it! Same for most things in life really; books, films, new food, restaurant, shop, clothing brand and so on. 431 more words


Day 341: Poisoning your own well

On Saturday night I had the privilege of hanging with two former coworkers.  Former in the sense that I no longer work with them nor do they work for the company any longer either.  1,198 more words