Life and leadership from a chocolate bar

Life and leadership from a chocolate bar

Recently I was reading about the incredible legacy left by the Cadbury family and decided to find out more about their impact, not only as a business but as an agent for change in their community. The Cadburys business began in the early 1800s when they were able to...
Be Happy

Be Happy

Be happy. I know what you must be thinking right now, “Sure thing, Raynor, I’ll just be happy.” I can even hear the sarcastic tone in that thought. For many people feeling happy is a rare thing and I understand that happiness can be hard to come by. What I want to let...
Preparing for New Beginnings

Preparing for New Beginnings

“It’s a wise man who understands that every day is a new beginning, because boy, how many mistakes do you make in a day? I don’t know about you, but I make plenty. You can’t turn the clock back, so you have to look...
Starting without Experience

Starting without Experience

About six years ago, one evening, I was working late after tucking my boys to bed. At that time they were aged 5 and 10 and were sharing a bedroom right next door from my study. Mikal the eldest slept on the top of their bunk bed, and Luan at the bottom. “Dad, did you...