Things you can do while isolating due to Covid.

Well there is nothing like going through an experience to know what it is all about. I have just tested positive for COVID and so now must isolate for 7 days. My first thought was oh no I’ve got the dreaded disease……is it going to make me very sick? I have read a lot of […]

Our Changing World – BREATHE

When I first set out on my own journey of self discovery and learning to become an improved version of myself I could never have imagined in a million years that the world and its people would be living like we do now. I started off with the idea that this blog was going to […]

We’ve seen better days!

Yikes – Not our finest hour, and likely to get worse before it gets better.  Hey there, I’m usually the bearer of good news (and check out my next post, it’s epic) but this is quite sobering. I’ve never communicated anything like in the 20 years since I founded SCS.  SCS NZ, overall, is performing […]

Your Choices Define Your Future

As the Wellness Coordinator at SCS and Glass Elephant (GEKO) my job is to create and deliver a Wellness Program for our staff, where I share researched and scientifically factual information around various wellness topics, to help staff look into their own journey of life, and identify areas or ways that they can apply some […]

Integrity: A lesson in management, paying it forward and simply being humbled.

A while ago, I received a call from an old staff member, he was a Junior Warehouse Operations Leader that I had inherited when taking over a large logistical site in New Zealand in 2008. He started the call by saying “remember me” which I did, he was the most disruptive, annoying, and troubled employee […]

Europe, How does it stack up as an Ecommerce market.

It is no surprise that the most popular online purchases across the EU are clothes. 64% of internet purchases across the EU is clothing, including sports gear, footwear and accessories. This rates as the number one purchase across all age groups. Funnily enough, the next biggest category was fast food deliveries, I wonder if there […]

SIMPLE but HARD Studying about health and wellness has brought up many issues regarding my own life and ability to be able to put into practice what I learn. Most of the knowledge is simple and fairly straight forward and one would think that once one knows the knowledge the next step would just to be to […]

The EXCUSE mind!

While studying about Growth and Wellness I came to the conclusion that the Excuse part of my mind is a great tool but also can be a hindrance to my personal growth in life. There is a feeling that we all get that is called COGNITIVE DISSONANCE and this feeling makes us all feel very […]

Continuous Improvement at SCS

Whilst 2020 to date has been a challenging year for the Globe, we here at SCS continue with our Continuous Improvement (CI) Journey as SCS drive lean / six sigma methodologies. A quick update on what we have been doing in this space. Just a refresher for all…Lean Management seeks to reduce waste and thereby […]