Archive for the ‘Successes’ Category

Absolutely Brilliant

30th January 2013 by JimmyMBE No Comments

I have only been a member of Rotary since the start of 2005, although my parents encouraged me to live a life of ‘service above self’ in the community since the mid 1960’s. I have had the privilege of being involved in a ‘Rotary Foundation’ funded program, GSE as a team leader (GSE=Group Study Exchange) […]

Noahs’ Nonsense?

17th June 2009 by JimmyMBE No Comments

I am sure that everyone has heard about ‘Noahs’ Ark’ – he built the ark in the middle of the desert plain nowhere near a water source and he took the animals in ‘two by two’ of every kind. Well, if he was about in our day and age he would certainly have been registered with […]

Incredible Insight

9th June 2009 by JimmyMBE No Comments

Last week Mr Jim McColl of Clydeblowers shared an incredible insight to the growth of the company during the past few years, how he managed to encourage the workforce and other businesses – including his competitors in some fields – to share the vision and move towards being the leaders in their sector in 5 years. […]

What a difference a ‘skill’ makes

22nd March 2009 by JimmyMBE No Comments

If you sing that to the tune – ‘what a difference a day makes’, it should help brighten your day. Well, you may ask why did I start with this particular heading – it was due to an amazing set of circumstances which came about as a result of a number of activities and networks […]

Getting it right?

21st February 2009 by JimmyMBE No Comments

What another wonderful week it has been, ignoring the doom and gloom that the media have a tendancy to promote each and everyday of our lives. I have been out speaking with ordinary people, folk just like you who keep on getting it right. You have a routine each day from waking up, going to […]

Magical Insight

31st January 2009 by JimmyMBE No Comments

I have been busy this past week chatting to some outstanding individuals who constantly give of their time and expertise to organise, host, donate, fund – some of the most prestigious fund raising events in Glasgow. I have asked them for permission to do a short interview, they would love to promote the causes that they […]

NEW year = NEW opportunities

1st January 2009 by JimmyMBE No Comments

When you read the initial part of this post, you may wonder why is it in ‘Successes’ – read on. During 2007 / 2008 – ill health resulted in seeking early retirement. Although heartbroken at leaving a great job, it was necessary that time was taken to consider health and wellbeing. The sadness was lifted at the […]

Successes

19th December 2008 by JimmyMBE No Comments

It would be great if we were able to highlight Successes achieved by you as a result of your participation in this network. Until that happens, perhaps you can report and share opinions on some of the successes that are going on in the world today. Communication is never 100% perfect and this network could be the […]