Lies, Damn lies and Covid

Lies, Damn lies and statistics   “There are three types of lies: lies, damn lies and statistics” warns Benjamin Disreili or perhaps Mark Twain depending on which source you quote. Irrespective of who you attribute the quote to it remains a timely warning about...

The First Casualty of War

The Global  fight to control Corona virus has now been referred to by many as a War. It is easy to understand why. The destruction it has already caused to millions of people is hard to fully fathom or estimate. At the current time, the death toll remains extremely...

Marvin Baumeister – the extreme CEO

Marvin Baumeister is not your average business person. He is the owner of clothing and sports shop, director of a kite boarding company, the CEO of a kite foil manufacturing company, a music producer, tourism promoter and sponsored  kite surfer. His rule in...

New Years Resolutions- four hacks for the New Year

Yes it is another new year. The New Year is an opportunity to start afresh with resolutions and new commitments. Mine was to stop procrastinating, which is why I am posting my New Years resolutions article in early February. Better late than never. Technology and...

Positive psychology -“Hakuna matata”

The study and practice of “happiness” has become an increasingly important focus of philosophical and scientific endevour over recent decades.  One of the seminal figures in the scientific  study of happiness  is Phillip Brickman. His famous...

Why I love fish oils

Omega-3 fatty acids, or fish oils as they are usually referred to have become increasingly popular over the last ten years. They have been demonstrated to help in schizophrenia, depression, bipolar, ADHD and most disorders under the sun. Infact, they are now touted...