Nature vs. Nurture – turning a newborn baby into a tiger

Q. What does an image of a newborn baby have to do with tigers?
A. More than you might at first imagine.

Nature vs. Nurture - turning a newborn baby into a tiger
Sumatran Tiger

Searching through various images of tigers, no matter how awesome, powerful, beautiful, wise or magnificent the photograph of the creature was, none of the images I found resonated with the spirit of what I was trying to capture in this blog.

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Why ‘Unleashing the Tiger’ rediscovers our childish recklessness

Inside all of us is a raw latent power that is just waiting to be set free. All too often, our own belief systems hold us back, preventing us from achieving our true potential.

In Darkness
Creative Commons License photo credit: WTL photos

These negative thought patterns – part of the empirical ego that is shaped and heavily influenced by our parents, teachers and society – are often so deeply instilled in our psyche, that we are unable to see any way of changing.  We become prisoners of own inaction, unwilling to challenge ourselves to try, crippled by our fear of failure.

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What’s it all about, Alfie?

The key focus of this blog will be on ‘Realising the Potential Within‘ – recognising the latent strengths and VALUE within individuals, teams and organisations – whilst leveraging effective business processes that maximise the benefits derived from the appropriate use of technology.

Or to put it another way, looking at how we can all run our businesses and lives more effectively.

One of the themes I will examine, is ‘exploring Social CRM at the congruence of e-commerce, web, CRM & ERP‘ – looking at how social media is changing the ways that businesses engage with their audience and how that impacts each channel / touch-point – from a business process and technology perspective.

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Dean Carlton’s Blog has moved

Welcome to my BUSINESS blog, where I will comment on all the work related stuff that interests me. All my previous blogs (Blogger, Ecademy etc) are now defunct.

Whilst the blog is primarily business related, the opinions expressed within it are entirely my own, and do not neccessarily reflect the opinions of any client / employer!

If you would like to see my travel related posts, please visit: http://dinoswalkabout.wordpress.com/Postcards of my travels, far and near, business and pleasure.p>
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