The Invisible Ink Blog

Steve's formula for under promise and over deliver is a capital D over a lower case p

Under promise and over deliver

Have you ever been in a situation where you have been really, really looking forward to something but when you get it, or go there, if it’s a place, the experience has been nowhere near as good as you were expecting? Now if it's because you have an over-active imagination and an unreasonable expectation, that’s entirely your own doing. But, how many times is it because somebody has made you lots of promises and then it simply hasn't met the expectation they've set?Click here to read more
A picture of a glass jar with some writing on it.

A Million Gratitudes

Help me to collect 1 Million Gratitudes! You only have to give me one thing you're grateful for and in return I will give you an e-book on the benefits of properly focussed gratitude valued at £2.99.Click here to read more
The formula for the sum of all your decisions

Your Present Situation…

Some of you may be familiar with the ∑ symbol, especially if you regularly use spreadsheet software. In spreadsheets, this symbol (the Greek letter Sigma) often means ‘Sum’ or the total value of things added together. I use this formula to remind myself that my Present Situation (big PS) is a direct result (equals) of the sum (∑) of all of the Decisions (big D) that I have made in my life so far.Click here to read more
Sarah Fox's Formula for Success

Why simplicity is the key to success

Are you ever in a position where you need to present an idea? Do you want your audience to listen to your message, understand it, and then take action? If so, you need a simple message combining accuracy, brevity and clarity. This is true whether you are creating a pitch to potential clients, a blog post, marketing material or your 40-second introduction (your elevator pitch).Click here to read more
The formula for guaranteed failure in projects and business

The guaranteed way to FAIL in business and how to avoid it

Here is a formula that will let you say NO to people and have them think more highly of you because you did!Click here to read more

Some Will… Some Won’t

This formula gives you a really powerful way to handle rejection in many aspects of your professional and personal life.Click here to read more

The root of getting fit is less TV

This formula reminds me what is at the root of me getting fit. I like the idea of something being at the root of something good. This is one of my most flexible formulas see how you can use it to create a positive message for yourself.Click here to read more

CIA beats FBI

CIA >> FBI (the >> means 'beats') is the formula I use when I'm meeting new people. I should add that I'm not an American so I have no idea how the CIA and the FBI relate to each other.Click here to read more

Time flies when you’re having fun

I can’t even try and guess how many times I have heard the saying that ‘Time flies when you are having fun’ and this is the way that I remember it.Click here to read more
One of Steve's formulas

A little knowledge is a dangerous thing

This is a really simple formula and its meaning for me is that a little knowledge (little k) is a Dangerous Thing (big DT). If you don’t believe this formula, ask yourself this question: Would you be happy to be diagnosed by a first year medical student if they didn’t have a consultant standing beside them during your examination?Click here to read more
The less than then equals then more than sign

Less is more

Have you ever heard the saying “Less is more”? Well this is the way that I remember it. It’s one of my favourite formulas which is why I have made it the first to be published. I love it for its simplicity. For me it’s easy to remember that ‘less than’ (<) is the same as (=) ‘more than’ (>).Click here to read more
The formula for Away from is not a Destination

Away from is NOT a destination

Have you ever heard the saying 'Out of the frying pan and into the fire''? It's been around since the 1490's when a book of fables was produced by an Italian called Laurentius Abstemius.Click here to read more

If you're setting a goal...

That's what Steve thought when he got fed up

  • Fed up with all the moaning he hears in the world!
  • Fed up with the negativity people have when things aren't perfect!
  • Fed up with people not realising just how lucky they are!

So Steve has created an online "Gratitude Jar" and if you help him fill it, he'll help you...

Simply tell Steve one thing you're grateful for in your life and he will give you his E-Book

"Your Secret Formula for a More Grateful Life"

This E-Book usually sells for £2.99
Now that's fair isn't it?

Click here to help Steve hit his target.