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The Starfish Story – Or Why You Can Make a Difference in the World

I think this story, which was told to me by a good friend many years ago, is inspirational.  I have remembered it on many occasions when I have been struggling to tune in to my life purpose – making a difference in the world. I hope you can put it away in your memory bank and draw on it when you are feeling a bit lost and ‘purpose-less.’

As a young boy walked along a stretch of beach skimming shells into the waves, he noticed the distant figure of an old man.  Curious to see what the man was doing, […]

By |July 29th, 2013|News|0 Comments

How Employers Can Retain Talent in the Millennial Age

I am indebted to Vivian Giang at Open Forum for her original article on this subject.

The millennial generation has a different way of thinking about work. Embrace it and you can have lifelong, loyal and productive employees.

It’s the entrepreneurial age and everyone wants to work for themselves. By 2025, Gen Y is going to make up 75 percent of the global workforce, and these millennials’ independent-thinking and entrepreneurial mindset is going to change everything about the way companies are run.

Dan Schawbel, founder of Millennial Branding and author of the new book Promote Yourself, recently partnered up with oDesk, a global job marketplace, in a survey that found millennials […]

By |July 22nd, 2013|News|0 Comments