BBOTW – What got you here won’t get you there (Marshall Goldsmith)

“What Got You Here Won’t Get You There: How successful people become even more successful” Marshall Goldsmith (born March 20, 1949) is an American management author, academic, consultant and senior executive coach. In 1977, he met Paul Hersey, one of… Continue reading

BBOTW – “What the dog saw” by Malcolm Gladwell

My Business Book of the Week* (14/08/10) is Malcolm Gladwell’s “What the Dog Saw“. “Malcolm Gladwell is the master of playful yet profound insight. His ability to see underneath the surface of the seemingly mundane taps into a fundamental human… Continue reading

An appreciation of one of those people who touched my life without knowing, and led me to work as a psychodynamic ‘confidant’

I’m not sure whether you are familiar with the book by Mitch Albom, “The five people you meet in Heaven“, but the essence is that we never quite know whose lives we have (perhaps quite coincidentally) touched and yet, in… Continue reading