We “inherited” a professional gardener recently and every time he’s come to mow the lawn he’s broken something.* He’s put a hole in the hose, cut the washing line, poisoned the good ground cover as well as the weeds, and more.
Like many blokes, I’m not a great gift shopper. I love giving gifts, but usually end up stuck for ideas and find the process of shopping time consuming and frustrating, particularly when it comes to jewellery.
Whether you’re leading a team, an organisation, a family or just your own life, there are more things demanding your attention than you have time for. But the ones you do give your attention to will determine both the results you achieve and your experience along the way.
There's simply no arguing the point any more. Our world (particularly the well-to-do Western corner of it that most of you occupy) has become busier, more complex, highly competitive and very, very full of distractions.