In this chapter I talked about the commitment that having a baby requires from both partners, the kind of costs that can be expected in terms of lifestyle and your relationship as well as the financial costs. Have a look at Becoming a Father chapter two and tell me what you think.
A self-motivated and achievement orientated individual with excellent business development and interpersonal skills. A proven record of strategic and tactical direction from initial concept through to profitability based on strong commercial awareness and technical expertise.
I have been involved in starting between 10 and 20 companies. One never made it to launch; the rest are either still going or have been bought and merged into other companies. Generally around one in ten companies survive so clearly a bit of strategic planning can make a difference.
The thing that makes me stand up and take notice is when someone says something is impossible. Many things I have done have been declared impossible beforehand, but usually all it takes is a different way of looking at the problem.
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A list of my watchwords, in no particular order could be: Integrity, Courage, Judgement, Experience, Endurance, Intelligence, Independence and Compassion