How Amazing Are You?

For fun, you can assess how you rate yourself on our amazing people criteria. This has been developed based on the interpretation of the lives of amazing people. Allocate scores on the following scale, based on your own self assessment on the items listed : 0 – Not at all 1 – Very little 2 – A fair amount 2 – A lot 3 –  To a large extent Talent…

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1 October, 2013
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What Can You Achieve?

Mozart heard his father play the violin. As soon as he could hold the instrument, his father gave him lessons. No doubt, young Wolfgang said to himself, ‘I can do that, if I try.’ At the age of six, he gave his first public concert. Before long, he was touring the concert halls of Europe. Florence Nightingale did it in nursing. Charles Dickens and Mark Twain did it in literature….

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19 May, 2013
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Time, Talent and Teamwork

14 February, 2013

This week, I went to a professional workshop where about 100 people attended. They were there because the theme was about improving ones personal performance. It was an interesting event and well presented. I was asked to thank the speaker and say some words about amazing people who had achieved a great deal in their lives. I mentioned that I had visited the places where William Shakespeare was born and…

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Amazing Careers

27 March, 2010

What do Albert Einstein, Elvis Presley and Eva Peron have in common? They are all in a book called Amazing Careers that I have just published. For reference on the series see: www.amazingpeopleclub.com In addition to those mentioned above,  the careers of Leonardo da Vinci, Walt Disney and Mozart are included. We can learn a lot from their success. To do so, I have used an innovative approach by ‘interviewing’…

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