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Fear and Loathing in Brisvegas*

One of the goals I have set for myself while I spend some time at the beach is to get (finally) a first draft of a novel out. I’ve had a few cracks at it in the past but never gotten further than about 10,000 words on 5 different ideas. …
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In the zone - speaking at the next level

One thing I love about presenting is that feeling of being "in the zone" - at one with the content and the audience, channeling brilliance from the heavens and communicating at an unworldly level. Sports people get it, artists get it, and although…
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The Magic of Compounding

Knowing that my wealthy friend would expect me to look the part I bought the snazziest pair of tweed pants, bright shirt and beret with a pom pom on it that I could find.  I wasn’t quite sure whether I looked like a pro or a pimp, and as…
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A Final Apology, the Gift of Forgiveness and Letting Go

It has been 7 years since the GFC hit, decimating many people’s investments, including about 3,000 of my 14,000 odd clients.  It created difficult times for some.   And I apologise, without reservation for the role that I or my companies…
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The Key to Wealth Part 2 - Knowledge Applied

In my book "Wealth Magic" I explain the Key to Wealth - Knowledge Applied. In my property book, "How You Could Build a $10Million Property Portfolio in Just Ten Years" I expand on the topic.  Here is an extract for you.  You can find…
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5 Great TED talks and what they taught me (about presenting) 

by Peter Spann 18 minutes isn't long but TED talks have made a massive difference in that time. If you are not familiar you get 18 minutes to give the "speech of your life". And they are very strict on that time limit.  And they are renowned…
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Viva Ferrari!

OK, if it's one thing I know, I know Ferrari's... I have yet to meet anyone quite so stubborn as myself and animated by this overpowering passion that leaves me no time for thought or anything else. I have, in fact, no interest in life…
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What Price Your Milk?

In my seminars I make the joke that you don’t ring your valuer every 5 minutes to ask them the price of your house to illustrate how silly it is to monitor your share investments on such a regular basis and yet when ever a share goes down…

Relationships – yes or no?

Last weekend I ended up at a relationships retreat. Don’t ask me why because currently I am unattached (applications welcome). And I’ve got to say there wasn’t much in the way of advertising for getting married or having children! Seriously…

Are you thinking rich or thinking poor?

The biggest issue people have right now is not that the markets are volatile, not that the economy is a mess and not that they might have lost money, it’s that people aren't thinking rich. They are letting fear drive their decisions when…