Nuggets in Nutshells


People have a short attention span for other people speaking, so do you pass the KISS ME test when you present? Keep It Short, Simple, Memorable and Engaging

Anticipation beats realisation

My gran used to say “anticipation is better than realisation”. James Clear says your brain has far more neural circuitry for wanting rewards than for liking them. Same idea, poetry vs prose.

Without clarity, no motivation

Many people think they lack motivation when what they really lack is clarity - making a clear plan for what, when and where to take their intended action clarity planning action

Pressure makes diamonds

“A diamond is just a lump of coal that did well under pressure” - not literally true :) but still a graphic image to cut though and make a hard point #metaphor #clarity