The Monday Morning Quote #685

“Where your talents and the needs of the world cross, therein lies your vocation.” Attributed in some shape or form to Aristotle, Marcus Bach, Schweitzer or to plain old “Anonymous” thanks to John Niland for introducing me to today’s quote. My increasing frustration with WordPress / Safari continues, this post was scheduled for last MondayContinue reading “The Monday Morning Quote #685”

Principles and Public Life…

The Seven Principles of Public Life The Seven Principles of Public Life (also known as the Nolan Principles) apply to anyone who works as a public office-holder. This includes all those who are elected or appointed to public office, nationally and locally, and all people appointed to work in the Civil Service, local government,Continue reading “Principles and Public Life…”

The Monday Morning Quote #684

“The most difficult thing is the decision to act, the rest is merely tenacity. The fears are paper tigers. You can do anything you decide to do. You can act to change and control your life; and the procedure, the process is its own reward.“ Amelia Earhart I would have liked to link to theContinue reading “The Monday Morning Quote #684”

Price yourself like Apple?

The way successful businesses price products and services always interests me, this is from the Wall Street Journal via Charles Arthur’s Overspill Why $19 is Apple’s favourite price for accessories • WSJ Analysts say $19 is also a sweet spot for well-to-do consumers willing to pay extra for basic tech products and services. “When youContinue reading “Price yourself like Apple?”