Archive for January, 2011

  • Why “Why?” Can Trip You Up and What To Ask Instead

    Why “Why?” Can Trip You Up and What To Ask Instead

    ‘Why’ is such a small and yet powerful word to notice, understand and be aware of as you use it. Really, why? Well, it does two things very quickly, immediately in fact. Two things you want to avoid. One, it sends people straight to the word “because” which is justifying their actions/decisions and Two, it […]

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  • Giles Christopher scoops major Travel and Landscape Award

    Giles Christopher scoops major Travel and Landscape Award

    Giles Christopher, from Media Wisdom Photography Ltd, has been named Landscape and Travel Photographer of the Year 2010 in the recent Master Photographer of the Year Awards. The awards are run by the The Master Photographers Association (MPA), the UK’s only organisation exclusively for professional photographers. The announcement was made at the Master Photography Awards […]

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  • INSPIRING PEOPLE: The Donald Driver Story

    INSPIRING PEOPLE: The Donald Driver Story

    Inspirational at the very least. Recommended to me is the inspiring story of Donald Driver, wide receiver of the Green Bay Packers, and his road to the NFL. This story proves how anyone can achieve what they want if they put their mind to it. By far the most inspirational player and person out there! […]

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  • INSPIRING PEOPLE: Jake Olson – A True Inspiration

    INSPIRING PEOPLE: Jake Olson – A True Inspiration

    Take a look at this very powerful and inspirational story of Jake Olson, I’m sure you will agree that if there is anything to learn from this, its that we should all be appreciative of what we have. It’s remarkable how Jake remains so positive and I think we can all learn a lesson from […]

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  • INSPIRING PEOPLE: Terry Fox – a Canadian Hero

    INSPIRING PEOPLE: Terry Fox – a Canadian Hero

    Terry Fox was and still is an inspiration to all who know his story and this is one that has stuck with me. It will always be remembered what he has done for not only cancer research, but in showing love to others he did not even know. Terry is a great example of someone […]

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  • Transcript: Matt Humphries – Morgan Motor Company, Head of Design (Max#21)

    Transcript: Matt Humphries – Morgan Motor Company, Head of Design (Max#21)

    Welcome to another transcript of the very inspiring interview with Matt Humphries, Head of Design at Morgan Motor Company as he shares his journey on how he maximised his potential by becoming one of the most respected automotive design engineers in the industry. Music Kevin: Welcome to Maximise Potential the podcast to educate and motivate […]

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  • INSPIRING PEOPLE: Why do I run?

    INSPIRING PEOPLE: Why do I run?

    Recommended to us recently, this video is sure to motivate you whether you’re a keen runner or not. Following the life of a dedicated runner, he shares how he pushes himself to the limit to get positive results, helping to motivate not only himself but others surrounding him too creating a strong team spirit. Watching […]

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  • Max#21: Matt Humphries, Morgan Motor Company Head of Design

    Max#21: Matt Humphries, Morgan Motor Company Head of Design

    Morgan Motor Company is Britain’s sole surviving car manufacturer, yet far from just surviving, the car company is currently experiencing one of its most successful ever commercial periods and is being increasingly seen as one of Britain’s global success stories. I recently recorded this four part interview series at the Morgan factory in Malvern with […]

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  • Max #20 – ranked #1 on i-Tunes (featuring Kos Lesses)

    Max #20 – ranked #1 on i-Tunes (featuring Kos Lesses)

    As many of you will already be aware, our most recent episode (#20) featured an interview with leading internal recruitment manager, Kos Lesses. Over the Christmas break, we were extremely pleased to see the episode rapidly rise through the i-Tunes rankings, culminating in it reaching the #1 spot (as you will see from the image […]

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  • What do you intend to do to Maximise Your Potential in 2011?

    What do you intend to do to Maximise Your Potential in 2011?

    As most of you are aware, I produce a podcast from this website called Maximise Your Potential, where I interview leading personalities within the sporting, business and adventure world – all of whom have achieved remarkably feats in their life. What has become very clear throughout these inspiring interviews is that these individuals are never […]

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