It is easy to fill your day, right? Every year there seems to be new tools for us to be distracted with – ones that we think will help us plan well, but in reality, can pull us away from our intended direction.
Property has become a staple part of many people’s investment strategy but it wasn’t always that way. I was playing golf with a friend recently, a currency trader. He pointed out that the golf club he was hosting at used to have a ‘Shares Club’ where people would exchange perspective on which shares were hot and those that were not.
Creatures of habit. Always do what you’ve always done and you’ll always get what you’ve always got…
Academics at Duke University in North America have revealed that around 50% of everything we do on a daily basis is born out of habit. So we should choose our actions, wisely.
One of the highlights of Roger’s sporting career culminated at the legendary 1991 World Championships’ 4 x 400m relay in Tokyo with fellow team-mates Kriss Akabusi, John Regis and Derek Redmond. These spirited GB runners took a gamble by sending Roger out first. They were up against the dominant US and knew they had to pull out all the stops to win. And win they did, with the best of British teamwork.