Everything Is Connected

  Everything Is Connected Leonardo da Vinci believed that everything was connected.  The inventor of Mind Mapping, Tony Buzan, cited this as one of his favourite da Vincian themes.  Because everything is connected, no subject is irrelevant nor person uninteresting.  How fascinating then that our three keynote speakers demonstrated so clearly through their diversity...

Diving Deeper

Diving Deeper What do Mother Teresa, a diabolical apparition in a bloodbath of a swimming pool, and The Full Monty have in common?  Isn’t it obvious?  Such is the diversity of keynote deliveries our members and visitors enjoy at The Boardroom Network! November’s breakfast meeting of our Dorset group was treated to a three-course...

Let Them Eat Cake

Let Them Eat Cake! I always think that someone who chooses to attend The Boardroom Network shows really good taste!  Today’s breakfast meeting added even more dimensions to reinforce that thought. Anyone who has ever eaten one of Michael Collins chocolates from Chocablock will know in an instant just how amazing they taste.  Add...

Talk – Listen – Act

Talk, Listen, Act! “He completely disarmed me.  This is what makes TBN special” This quote, shared anonymously with me, expresses what so many of us felt in response to a business-focused presentation by Chris Heffer (LexisClick) on Death, Depression, and Suicide – and how prevalent this is with business people.  It was a stirring...

Professional Business Growth without the Hiccups

Professional Business Growth without the Hiccups Building a successful business is all about cash flowing into an organisation that demonstrates professional accountability in all its policies, practices, and procedures.  Often it is necessary to seek Commercial Funding to break through to the next level of performance, and as soon as you grow, your systems...

Bye Bye Pain – Hello Pleasure

Bye Bye Pain; Hello Pleasure! I was thinking, “What do you become as a member of The Boardroom Network?  Given regular attendance and enthusiastic involvement you become: Better connected More confident Increasingly competent Much clearer Boldly courageous. Yes, I’ve been an enthusiastic observer of regular members for years now, and I’ve noticed changes – some...