Short Term Pleasure – Or Long Term Happiness?

Short Term Pleasure – Or Long Term Happiness?

Short Term Hit – or Long Term Happiness? Fascinating documentary last night on the Colombian Cocaine Threat.  By, of all people, Gordon Ramsay. As an extraordinary chef, Gordon wanted to uncover the ingredients for this powerful and addictive narcotic. The episode culminated in his trip to the Colombian forests where the Coca plant is illegally…

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Emoov – The Devil’s In The Detail.

Emoov – The Devil’s In The Detail.

Emoov – The Devil’s in the detail. Online estate agency, #emoov and their job posting. If there is one thing guaranteed to annoy, it’s poor attention to detail. Poor proof-reading. For any estate agency, it’s essential.  It demonstrates standards and values. How much care they put into writing. Whether that be property descriptions. Terms &…

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Happy Ending? What do you think?

Happy Ending? What do you think?

Happy ending?  What do you think? David & Rebecca had burnt their bridges. There was no going back. The small town of Burnham on Sea has many saving graces.  An abundance of ethical estate agents does not apparently feature on that list. Readers will recall that six local Burnham estate agents had formed an illegal…

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Frustration – The Story Goes… From Bad to Worse.

Frustration – The Story Goes… From Bad to Worse.

  Frustration …the story goes.. from bad to worse. For David & Rebecca. Rebecca had a strict upbringing.  Her parents had instilled in her the importance of values. One of which was integrity.  It mattered to her that people did the right thing.  Whether anyone was watching, or not. It was a ‘deal-breaker’ for any…

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The Demise of The Local Property Expert.

The Demise of The Local Property Expert.

The Demise of The Local Property Expert. There’s been a few people who have really belonged in my life. One that seems likely to be added to that list is Jay Acunzo. The host of the Unthinkable Podcast on iTunes.  And, all-round promoter of exceptional thinking. http://unthinkable.fm/ “One of the hottest new podcasts  out there” –…

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Drowning in a Sea Of Information?

Drowning in a Sea Of Information?

Drowning in a sea of information? Or, really a life belt that saves the day? My car needed a service last week. So, was duly booked into the local Bristol Street Motors for attention. They’re great.  They tell me what needs doing.  What it’s going to cost.  They complete the work.  Clean the car.  Inside…

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Imperfect? Your Estate Agent Has Courage.

Imperfect? Your Estate Agent Has Courage.

Does your estate agent have the courage? To be imperfect? Vendors, constantly inundated with unsolicited promotional material from just about every U.K estate agency, are becoming immune to this avalanche of mediocre marketing. I’m inclined to side with Banksy on this: “They butt into your life, take a cheap shot at you and then disappear”.  …

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