Read MoreAre You Winning Gold Medals At Work?
April 24, 2018
As the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games slowly drifts away into history, it got me thinking about what it takes to put in a Gold […]
Read MoreHow to aim for (and actually hit) the stars!
March 19, 2018
After a briefing with an advertising agency and our goals for the coming year, the agency’s managing director came up to me and said, “I […]
Read MoreA Graduate Tip Sheet
December 11, 2017
I recently had the opportunity to meet with a young lady who had finally secured her first “adult” job after graduating university. The reason for […]
Read MoreHow to Build a Truly Inclusive Workforce
November 20, 2017
Recently, I was asked by a long term customer of mine, CBRE, to speak at a function to discuss the topic “Leading a Diverse and […]
Read MoreWhy Would Someone Care About What You Have to Say
October 16, 2017
WHY WOULD SOMEONE CARE ABOUT WHAT YOU HAVE TO SAY? Part of our Performance Drumbeat at Optimum Consulting Group is a monthly all-staff meeting to […]
Read MoreMy Younger Self
September 11, 2017
Wouldn’t it be great if at any one point in our lives we could go back in time and talk to our younger selves? […]
Read MoreSetting up the white ball
June 19, 2017
I was talking to my brother recently and he gave a great analogy that he uses with his students which he calls “setting up the […]
Read MoreThe Inherent Goodness Of People
July 21, 2015
Most people are inherently good and want to do the right thing. Sure there are people out there whose modus operandi is to agitate, disrupt […]
Read MoreIs It Time To Leave Your Comfort Zone?
June 30, 2015
Is your comfort zone at work holding you back? Is it time to break out and move forward? What better time to consider this than […]
Read MoreDifferent Perspectives – It’s Not All About Me!
September 17, 2014
The Plan After some chatting with my wife, we had the idea to take our eldest son to the snow for a skiing trip. When […]