Our world is getting smaller as technology evolves. We aren’t limited by geographic borders making connecting with someone on the other side of the globe, possible. As we connect with more people, our business networks are getting more diverse. Are our workplaces following suit?… Read More»
Today is Earth Day, the largest secular observance in the world, celebrated by more than a billion people every year. It is a day of action dedicated to changing human behavior and provoking policy changes to positively affect the environment.
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Thanks to our friends at Wrike we have this infographic with 16 easy motivation tips to improve your productivity and get more done…. Read More»
Understanding motivation is often a complex subject. Everyone at some point will say they can’t understand why they were able to do something one day without much effort and then struggle a few days later. Much of our difficulty is based on our concept of motivation. A popular visualization of motivation is: Whatever prompts the desire to perform a particular behavior…. Read More»
Like many other languages, English words and their meaning overlap. However, this overlap is only partial. There is typically a degree of distinction between synonyms. This is the case in inspiration versus influence…. Read More»
“A human mind is a wandering mind, and a wandering mind is an unhappy mind,” explain psychologists Matthew Killingsworth and Daniel Gilbert in the journal Science. And according to the psychologists’ research, our minds wander often. In their study, participants’ reported mind wandering 47 percent of the time.
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“You have to embrace how much things are changing. You have to learn to kill your baby,” says this disruptive hero. “That’s very hard because you’re emotionally attached to this thing that you’ve built. Yet it’s now something that’s being disintermediated. You may have built your livelihood on it. You may have defined yourself through […] Read more… Read More»
In your professional and personal life, other people observe your behavior, listen to what you say, and make assumptions and interpretations about who you are – your character, integrity, capability and trustworthiness. My personal philosophy around that is People Get Your Truth… over time, your intentions, promises, actions and results will either promote you as […] Read more… Read More»
Great storytelling is an integral part of leadership. Steve Jobs may have been criticized for some elements of his leadership style, but he was able to get his team to believe in the vision he saw. To get your team on board and impassioned about your vision, you need to tell a story they believe in…. Read More»
One of the most challenging issues in modern day life is the level of stress we all deal with. Constant connectedness makes it almost impossible to get away from, and of course we bring our stress into our workplace…. Read More»