Psychologists say self-discipline is the way to success because the initiative and focus of a self-motivated person is the kind of persistence every team needs. As we head back into socialising, I thought I’d reflect on my love for meeting new people and how I balance that with my drive to succeed. I love meeting … More Where do we find discipline and self-motivation
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Well the COVID-19 pandemic has brought this acronym to life : VUCA (Volatile, Uncertain, Complex and Ambiguous) we are not having to WFH, manage ourselves and our kids’ and partners’ priorities, shop with social distancing, exercise with social distancing and try to manage the shift to a life glued to our tech devices. I came … More Avoid These Behaviours To Better Navigate a Crisis
As we adjust to a new quarter many of you might be thinking of all the not so great things that have happened. That’s quite normal, and if you weren’t bothered by it, I’d be more worried. We can become overwhelmed by life changing events such as the loss of a job or loved one … More Tips to Start The New Quarter Off on the Right Foot.
The last couple weeks have disrupted my workflow, and I am sure I am not alone, when I say working from home has its perks but when a crisis hits and you are working on your own, your thoughts can do some crazy things. I wanted to offer a few tips as I have been … More Working from Home During the CoronaVirus and Struggling to Stay Focused
In 2010 IBM carried out a global survey of over 500 Chief Executive Officers from 60 countries and 33 industries and the quality flagged as most needed was CREATIVITY! CREATIVITY was deemed more important than management discipline, vision, or rigor for the challenges faced, now and in the future. There are two types of Creativity. … More Creativity was deemed most important quality amongst Chief Executive Officers.
Hey guys It is the time of year we all get a little bit more reflective, and as a result we might be feeling a bit overwhelmed with the season of Christmas, and the new decade that is upon us. Many of you might be thinking of all the great and not so great things … More Tips to Start Your New Year Off on the Right Foot.
Gartner predicts that by 2021, over 25% of companies would use brain-based principles and neuroscience to improve the way learning professionals work. You can improve the learning curve, leadership outcomes, and impact the unconscious brain. More than 90% of your brain’s learning is unconscious. Therefore, companies should invest more in decision-making, intuition and creativity. Brain … More Why every leader needs to know about neuroscience today.
According to the Regus Group, “Stress levels in the workplace are rising with 6 in 10 workers in major global economies experiencing increased workplace stress.” In the United Kingdom, work-related illness cost £28.3 billion per year according to the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence. The increasing levels of job-related stress is taking a toll on our health. Workplace stress increases the risk of heart attack, accelerates … More Dealing with workplace stress
Growing up in a small town, I learnt the value of credibility quickly. Bad news travels faster than a flash of lightning, and competitors are probably out there lurking for a slip up. Yes it sounds like I am in a panic mode, but it is true. I often hear people using the word … More How to build credibility