Monday Message 25th May 2020

“A crisis does not change people; it reveals them”

– Don McKinnon former Deputy Prime Minister and member NZ China Council

Monday Message 18th May 2020

“Management has a lot to do with answers. Leadership is a function of questions. And the first question for a leader always is: ‘Who do we intend to be?’ Not ‘What are we going to do?’ but ‘Who do we intend to be?’ ”

– American businessman, CEO, director and writer Max DePree
(1924-2017)

This seemed apt in reponse to last weeks Budget…as we all work to adapt our own visions to that of the so called NZ team of 5 million…

Monday Message 11th May 2020

“Over the long term, the future is decided by optimists. To be an optimist you don’t have to ignore all the many problems we create; you just have to imagine improving our capacity to solve problems.”

– Kevin Kelly (age 68) author, founder of Wired magazine and Asiaphile

Monday Message 13th January 2020

Welcome to 2020, plenty ahead to get excited about!

“Do not get so distracted on the things around you; that you cannot focus on the things in front of you”

– Joetta Clark Diggs (1962-), New Jersey born Olympic middle distance runner and more latterly author, speaker and sports administrator