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Only one week left to memorise my TEDx talk!

Becoming Our Many Selves is a talk about the imbalance many of us experience in our lives… In the bustle and hustle of our daily lives the emphasis is so often on achievements and getting things done, and so little on simply being authentic. At the same time, we are all multi-faceted – but throughout…

Becoming our many selves – TEDx Folkestone

Here’s the full list of speakers at the 23rd June TEDx event in Folkestone. I’m working on the script for my talk – Becoming Your Many Selves. It’s on the 6th iteration, and I feel there are a few more to go before it’s finalised. I’ve learned so much about preparing a talk like this……

How to easily say absolutely nothing at all….

I’ve watched a lot of great EA presentations, but I’ve also seen quite a few that didn’t say anything at all. If that sounds familiar, then you’ll love Will Stephen‘s funny send-up – How to sound smart in your TED talk: I came across this while preparing for my forthcoming TEDx talk in Folkestone. It’s…

Lesson #33 – Success is 80% planning and thinking

Another extract from 101 Lessons from Enterprise Architecture – “success is 80% planning and thinking”. (If you want to know about the previous 80% claim mentioned here… it’s in Lesson #32 “success is 80% persistence”. Read more… download the free extract from the book.) I’m very aware of this lesson right now, as I’m busily planning and…