Jazz guitarist, Josh Linkner, believes we all have the power to be creative if we follow five simple steps. Linkner’s message, encapsulated in his book, Disciplined Dreaming: A Proven System to Drive Breakthrough Creativity, has rocketed him to best-seller status and made him a sought-after speaker the world over.
In 2008, Sean Rice was toughing it out on a construction job in Mackay that forced him to be away from his family for two weeks at a time.
With six kids at home, it was a tough ask. Keen to make a change, Rice spotted an ad for a contract role with the local council.
He won the role, and it proved the catalyst for something big. That year, Rice started a consulting business. A year later, the team had grown to seven people.
John Spence is a business prodigy. At 26, he took his first CEO role, leading an international Rockefeller foundation – the Billfish Foundation with projects in 20 countries and reporting directly to the chairman of the board, Winthrop P. Rockefeller III.