Don’t underestimate the value of external stimuli

I was recently invited to be a panel member for the Australian Information Industry Association Queensland Summit event – this event invited guests to share their opinion on what was blocking ICT investment and growth in Queensland.  It had a line up of key industry professionals who discussed how Queensland compared to other states and explored [...]

Connections can happen anywhere, anytime and with anyone

Many connections are planned in advance with a meeting invitation, a specific intent and purpose with an expected outcome. Some connections are ‘one-offs with no real expectations of any future ongoing connections or relationship. Regardless of the nature of your connections they all bring value. I recently experienced a ‘one- off’ unplanned connection with someone I [...]