Archive for October, 2010

  • Max#17: Tony Dobbyn – “How I motivate a team to achieve amazing results”

    Max#17: Tony Dobbyn – “How I motivate a team to achieve amazing results”

    Today’s interview is with Tony Dobbyn, The Global Head of Service Operations for one of the largest Financial Corporations in the World. Tony has gained a worldwide reputation for being one of the most effective managers at maximising the productivity of teams, especially in relation to helping teams adjust after a merger or acquistion. Tony’s […]

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  • INSPIRING PEOPLE: Randy Pausch – ‘Time Management’ and ‘Achieving your Childhood Dreams’

    INSPIRING PEOPLE: Randy Pausch – ‘Time Management’ and ‘Achieving your Childhood Dreams’

    On September 18, 2007, computer science professor Randy Pausch stepped in front of an audience of 400 people at Carnegie Mellon University to deliver a last lecture called “Really Achieving Your Childhood Dreams.” With slides of his CT scans beaming out to the audience, Randy told his audience about the cancer that is devouring his […]

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  • SMILE AND MOVE – better work, better relationships, better results

    SMILE AND MOVE – better work, better relationships, better results

    Several people on our Linked IN Discussion Group recommended Smile and Move as an excellent resource to help motivate, inspire and maximise the potential of your workplace. Here is a brief intro to the management concept and also the You Tube preview video: Smile & Move gives you a simple (and fun) way to remind […]

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  • INSPIRING PEOPLE: Derek Redmond – Barcelona Olympics 1992

    INSPIRING PEOPLE: Derek Redmond – Barcelona Olympics 1992

    Derek Redmond was one of GB’s most talented 400 meter runners. He held the British record for the 400 metres sprint (contesting it with his fierce rival, Roger Black), and won gold medals in the 4×400 metres relay at the World Championships, European Championships and Commonwealth Games. However his career was blighted by a series […]

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  • #1 Careers Podcast – Maximise Potential (It’s Official!)

    #1 Careers Podcast – Maximise Potential (It’s Official!)

    We’ve done it! We have been officially ranked as THE #1 CAREERS PODCAST ON I-TUNES. Check out the image below, which was taken from i-Tunes this morning: WOW – An incredible achievement and we feel like we are still just at the very beginning of this exciting journey. Also, make sure you subscribe to the […]

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  • Transcript: Elliott Cole – ‘My first full season in triathlon’ (Max #16)

    Transcript: Elliott Cole – ‘My first full season in triathlon’ (Max #16)

    Here is another motivating interview with Elliott Cole, our aspiring triathlete as he talks in depth about how what it was like for him to compete in his first season in triathlon, helping other people maximise triathlon success and be successful in life. Music Kevin: Welcome to Maximise Potential the podcast to educate and motivate […]

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  • INSPIRING PEOPLE: Father and son race in the Ironman (Team Hoyt)

    INSPIRING PEOPLE: Father and son race in the Ironman (Team Hoyt)

    A son asked his father, ‘Dad, will you take part in a marathon with me?’ The father who, despite having a heart condition said ‘yes.’ They went on to complete the marathon together. However, the son, Rick, was born a spastic quadriplegic with cerebral palsy, which means that entering a race together is far removed […]

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  • Max#16: Elliott Cole – “my first full season in triathlon”

    Max#16: Elliott Cole – “my first full season in triathlon”

    Today’s interview is with Triathlete, Elliott Cole who is giving us his regular training and event diary update. In this interview Elliott discusses: How well he competed in the London Triathlon 2010 How important the Maximise Potential Podcast has been in keeping him motivated throughout the season How he motivates himself towards maximising his own […]

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  • MAXIMISE POTENTIAL PODCAST – 3 episodes in the TOP 10 of the latest i-tunes charts

    MAXIMISE POTENTIAL PODCAST – 3 episodes in the TOP 10 of the latest i-tunes charts

    Just last month we were able to report that the Maximise Potential Podcast had been ranked 2nd on the latest i-Tunes charts – now, we have even more good news. The latest podcast episode charts have been released and Maximise Potential has 3 episodes within in the TOP 10 of all podcasts! This is an […]

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  • RIGHT BRAIN – WAKE UP!!!

    RIGHT BRAIN – WAKE UP!!!

    Brief intro . . . I’ve been listening to ‘A Whole New Mind’ by Dan Pink and enjoying every minute of it – AND, all of a sudden, the key to the whole message contained within the book has sunk in (or at least my interpretation of it for my company, at least). Quick summary […]

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