A positive attitude won’t solve every problem, but it’s a lot more fun than trying to solve it with a negative attitude. Justin Cohen In this week’s edition: 1) The full Life Coach Audio Book System now available as a download. 2) Feedback from HP and Nature’s Choice 3) From the archives: How a drop-out ...
February 20, 2011Justin
In answer to how elections are won in the USA, Bill Clinton famously answered: ‘It’s the economy, stupid’. Actually the secret to winning in politics, business and life in general is through building strong relationships. I had a television show where I interviewed Dr John Maxwell a leadership consultant to George ...
February 17, 2011Justin
Either you’re going to tell stories that spread, or you will become irrelevant. Seth Godin Catch me on 3Talk this Wednesday night on SABC3, we’ll be doing what humans always do when they get together – sharing stories. If you’re in business your success depends on the stories your customers tell about you. ...
February 5, 2011Justin
The greatest education in the world is watching the masters at work. Michael Jackson I’ve just finished a biography on Michael Jackson, say what you will about the man, he will go down in history as one of the greatest entertainers of all time. Was it just innate talent? Seems not. Rather, ...
January 20, 2011Justin
The destiny of the world is determined by the stories it loves and believes in. Harold Goddard In 1988 when the minister of education was a man called FW De Klerk at school we were openly taught that whites were better than blacks and should be separated. After suggesting otherwise one of ...
November 5, 2010Justin
The success of your business depends on the stories your customers tell about you. Justin Cohen What do a Porsche Cayenne and a VW Toureg have in common? Well let’s see, they have the same chassis, similar shape, engine, many of thesame components, they’re built from the same blue print in the ...
October 5, 2010Justin
"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen." -Sir Winston Churchill I happened to have the opportunity to meet Franz Marx, the creator of Egoli. I am always intrigued about what makes people successful. I asked Franz to tell ...
September 6, 2010Justin
A man must sit with his mouth open for a very long time before a roast chicken flies into it. Chinese Proverb Your life is the consequence of the actions you take. Of course your actions don’t always produce the result you want. Sometimes it’s just not meant to be. But most ...
September 3, 2010Justin
Resentment is like drinking poison and expecting the other person to die. Anonymous One of the great tests of life is how we deal with those who trespass against us. Do we descend into a toxic pit of bitterness and resentment or do we choose something else? Ultimately you are the master of ...
August 20, 2010Justin
No one can hurt me – that’s my job. Byron Katie Who can go through a week without encountering some discourtesy or disrespect? Whether it’s an unreturned phone call, a broken promise or a rude remark, remember that what someone else does is not our choice, how we feel is. You cannot feel ...
August 20, 2010Justin