Category Archives: Goals

Mission Statement: Second Attempt

I recently wrote about my first attempt to write a personal mission statement. Here is my second attempt: With God’s help, to become excellent in: Leadership Relationship  Stewardship And to support others in the development of these same qualities.

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Mission Statement: First Attempt

Some years ago, I wrote a mission statement for mysef – then put it in a drawer and forgot about it. Having recently attended a 7 habits course, I have developed a new interest in the idea of seeking God … Continue reading

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Reading Goals 2008

In 2008 I plan to read at least 12 books: 3 Great Novels War and Peace (Leo Tolstoy) The Wind in the Willows (Kenneth Grahame) TBA 3 Great Programming Books The Mythical Man Month (Fred Brooks) TBA TBA 3 Personal Development Books Getting Things … Continue reading

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Lean Living: Managing Life The Kaizen Way

The main aim of Lean Living is continuous improvement of ones lifestyle through applying Lean principles to proactively manage your life, eliminating anything that fails to maximise your potential. It embraces activities that bring about: Elimination of waste. Orderliness. Discipline. … Continue reading

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Goals not Resolutions

For years I have avoided New Year’s Resolutions. I resolve that this year will be different! The truth is, the whole resolution thing is makes me feel uncomfortable. There is all the pressure to come up with some good ones. … Continue reading

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Achieving Mediocrity

Some people strive to achieve greatness.

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