Archive for February, 2012

  • Transcript: Chris Brisley – Take  cahallenge (Max#38)

    Transcript: Chris Brisley – Take cahallenge (Max#38)

    Music Kevin: Welcome to Maximise Potential the podcast to educate and motivate through a range of original interviews designed to help you maximise your potential. Brought to you in association with the award winning recruitment group Jenrick. Welcome back to episode 38 of the Maximise Potential Podcast. Have you ever taken the time to imagine […]

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  • Max#38: Chris Brisley – Take a Challenge

    Max#38: Chris Brisley – Take a Challenge

    Have you ever taken the time to imagine how you would react if your career prematurely ended, or your house and all your life savings were lost, or if your health was taken away. Having the strength of character to re-build your life from any one of those extreme examples is a virtue that none […]

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  • Tom Daley – prepared to sacrifice in the short term in order to gain in the long term

    Tom Daley – prepared to sacrifice in the short term in order to gain in the long term

    Tom Daley is one of Team GB’s greatest medal prospects for London 2012. I just read a very interesting article on him, probably paying more attention to it than I would have done before meeting Chris Brisley (@TakeaChallenge), who was one of the diving coaches in Plymouth, with Andy Banks, when Tom was a young […]

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  • Transcript: Planning for the unexpected in Business (Max#37)

    Transcript: Planning for the unexpected in Business (Max#37)

    Music Kevin: Welcome to Maximise Potential the podcast to educate and motivate through a range of original interviews designed to help you maximise your potential. Brought to you in association with the award winning recruitment group Jenrick. Welcome back to episode 37 of the Maximise Potential Podcast. The question of what if is largely one […]

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  • Max#37: Planning for the unexpected in Business – Patrick O’Connor

    Max#37: Planning for the unexpected in Business – Patrick O’Connor

    The question of “What if” is largely one that we all try and sidestep within our businesses, as we all hope that the unexpected will never happen to us. Yet, when the unexpected does happen it is the companies that have dedicated the time and resource to answering that question, that feel the least disruption […]

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  • Jason Sissel – 158mi Marathon des Sables

    Jason Sissel – 158mi Marathon des Sables

    The 158 mile Marathon des Sables Sahara Desert Run, is noted for being one of the toughest endurance races in the world and is one of the ultimate tests of the body and mind. Jason Sissel, Founder of Endure to Cure, the charity / volunteer group that strives to raise funds for children with pediatric […]

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  • John Bishop – Paris London Triathlon for Sport Relief 2012

    John Bishop – Paris London Triathlon for Sport Relief 2012

    Comedian John Bishop is to undertake a gruelling triathlon for charity. Starting on February 27, he will attempt to cycle, row and run 290 miles from Paris to London in five days. He will start his BT Sport Relief Challenge by the Eiffel Tower in the French capital, and cycle 185 miles to the coast […]

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  • Good luck John Bishop – but I wish the Media would raise awareness for others

    Good luck John Bishop – but I wish the Media would raise awareness for others

    So, I’m listening to the news today and here that John Bishop is running, cycling and kayaking from Paris to London (290 miles in 5 days), all for charity. I think this is superb, yet you know there is a ‘but’ coming, right? The ‘but’ element is the fact that you have amazing individuals like […]

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