Feedback is a gift

Feedback is a gift

How often do we ask for feedback? If your answer is ‘never’ or ‘not a lot’ then it may be worth thinking about the reasons why. A lot of people take the stance that no news is good news, therefore if they’re not asking for feedback and aren’t receiving any then they...
Is there a better way?

Is there a better way?

I’d like to think there is almost always, a way to enhance something. Whether that’s cleaning your house, team working, diary organisation, password management or your personal finances. How do you know if you could improve? One way is to talk about it. Who do you...
Enjoy the plays

Enjoy the plays

“Me: it isn’t about short-term gains but long-term sustainable returns… Michael: even though I do keep an eye on the prize, doesn’t mean I can’t appreciate every play of the game.” The above was an extract of my email exchange with...
The rise of the retail investor

The rise of the retail investor

When I started in the industry, retail investors (do it yourself investors without professional experience or knowledge) had a bad reputation.  Always investing at the top and selling at the bottom.  The news over the last couple of weeks regarding GameStop shows how...