Think out of the box. Live in one!
“Conformity is the jailor of freedom and the enemy of growth”. John F Kennedy said this in 1961, at a time when the world was changing rapidly and facing great challenges, because he knew that the flame of creativity was needed to find the solutions, but peer pressure of the mob suffocates it like a fire blanket. At the dawn of the 21st Century, we find ourselves in a similar time of flux....
Rediscovering the Individual
Rediscovering the Individual Speech by David Nixon to Chatswood Early Risers Toastmaters, June 12, 2012 Ladies and gentlemen, we live in a time of fear for the future. The Global Financial Crisis of 2008 was like a slap in the face for the western world. It ripped off the opulent clothes that we bought on credit, threw us in icy water, and is forcing us, kicking and screaming, to see the ugly...