Tag Archives: Find Your Great Work

“Map out your future – but do it in pencil…” (Great Work quote)

“Map out your future – but do it in pencil. The road ahead is as long as you make it. Make it worth the trip.” ~ Jon Bon Jovi So it seems I have two (and maybe three) things in … Continue reading

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*Find Your Great Work*

It’s been a long time coming.  But it’s here at last. Find Your Great Work: napkin-size solutions to stop the busywork and start the work that matters. At www.FindYourGreatWork.com you can get – the book (of course).  (You can see … Continue reading

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Find Your Great Work public workshop, London Feb 21

I’m very excited to be running the first *Find Your Great Work* workshop in London. All the information is right here – including the early bird price (ends Feb 7) and the “bring a friend for cheap” price. Please consider … Continue reading

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“timidity will do a thousand times more damage…” (Great Work quote)

“Given the same amount of intelligence, timidity will do a thousand times more damage than audacity.” ~ Karl von Clausewitz, 1780 – 1831 As someone holding Canadian, Australian and British citizenships (yes, I’m an international man of mystery) … I … Continue reading

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Who do you want to talk to? To listen to?

As part of the Find Your Great Work book, I’ve been doing a series of interviews called (unimaginatively enough) The Great Work Interview series. Partially inspired by TED, I’ve been reaching out to cool and funky people who I think … Continue reading

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Do one thing really really well

Steam Whistle is a local Toronto brewer and they make a particularly fine pilsner – particularly good for summer days on the patio enjoying the heat and rhythm of summer. Their current tagline is provocative:  “Do one thing really really … Continue reading

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