Personal Development

My Top 5 Books Everyone Should Read To Advance In Life More Effectively

My Top 5 Books Everyone Should Read To Advance In Life More Effectively

In this post, I list my top 5 books that everyone should read in order to advance in life more effectively. Reading these books is an investment of your time and will help minimise the mistakes we often make in our iives. 

Hard Hitting Advice For Men Going Through a Rough Patch

Hard Hitting Advice For Men Going Through a Rough Patch

You have just been let go from your job, your girlfriend has dumped you, or maybe you’ve just found out that the average penis length isn’t 3.5 inches. We all go through rough patches and sometimes the last thing we want is advice. Especially the type that is of no use to us whatsoever. You know the type...

Life Advice For blokes Going Through a Rough Patch

Life Advice For blokes Going Through a Rough Patch

You have just been sacked, your girlfriend has dumped you, or maybe you’ve just found out that the average penis length isn’t 3.5 inches. We all go through rough patches and sometimes the last thing we want is advice.

Create Your Own Adventure: Life advice you can do without.

Create Your Own Adventure: Life advice you can do without.

As an intrepid traveller for many years, I’ve always been amazed at how the most forthright advice comes from those who have...how can I put it?... never actually done, been, seen or experienced the very thing they are giving YOU advice on. I'm sure they mean well, for the best part anyhow. But you should certainly let their two-bobs worth go in one ear and out the other. While smiling and nodding your head obviously. 

My digital detox turned me into a condeceding vegan... WTF

My digital detox turned me into a condeceding vegan... WTF

A while back, I took a break from social media for seven days and to say it was impactful would be an understatement. Better sleep, improved concentration, and an increased feeling of wellbeing. But the main takeaway for me, was the fact that I was pleased with myself for taking a conscious decision to stop something I knew was affecting me in a negative way

Inside The Mind of a Man Fast Approaching 40

Inside The Mind of a Man Fast Approaching 40

How is it that some people use pain and suffering as a springboard to achieve great success in life? And yet, others use it as a ball and chain that weighs them down and keeps them from pursuing their goals in life? Is it mindset, influence, or simply that we’re all biologically different?

Digital Detox - My 7 Days Without Social Media

Digital Detox - My 7 Days Without Social Media

Let’s make no bones about it, it’s very hard. I’d say, it’s just as hard as stopping smoking or drinking. I’m fully aware that those very words might make the cynics scoff and throw the accusation as bullshit my way. My response is simple - try it! 

How to avoid a midlife crisis when approaching 40

How to avoid a midlife crisis when approaching 40

Have I slept with enough women? Is my house big enough? Should I have brought the coupé instead of the 4x4? Have I done enough ‘manly' things to justify my existence? These are the questions many men have been second guessing for generations,

The Uncomfortable Truth About Confidence

The Uncomfortable Truth About Confidence

Let me get straight to the point. I have spent many years in the City working with supposedly super confident alpha males. Money-driven self-obsessed maniacs, bullish arrogant and egotistical males. Each one trying to prove their worth in a fast-paced cutthroat environment.

Valuable Life Lessons We Can Learn From The UFC 217 Upsets

Valuable Life Lessons We Can Learn From The UFC 217 Upsets

I’m not a betting man but like many, I was caught up in the hype of Mayweather Vs McGregor fight. I ended up betting quite a bit of money on McGregor and the experience ended up costing me dearly. In my heart, I knew McGregor didn't stand a chance but I’m a huge advocate of The Law of Attraction

The Secret to Successful Visualisation

The Secret to Successful Visualisation

The power of visualisation. More commonly coined "The Secret" by advocates and believers. I actually watched the movie before reading the book and wasn't blown away if I'm being completely honest. You see, I was looking for "The Secret".

Has Conner McGregor Already Beaten Floyd Mayweather?

Has Conner McGregor Already Beaten Floyd Mayweather?

What makes Conner McGregor so special? There is no question the man has talent, an unorthodox style, and a first class work ethic. But he is far from the most technically gifted fighter in the UFC. I am a huge McGregor fan but even I wouldn't put him in the top 5

Excepting Failure as Part of the Journey to Success

Excepting Failure as Part of the Journey to Success

In life, you will always get advice from people ill qualified to offer it. They mean well but it never actually makes you feel any better at the time of offering. 'it will get easier', 'things will sort themselves out'. Ask them to give you real life examples of how they have come to that