I bet you can list a few colleagues, bosses, and peers that you would rather work around than with. You know, the work jerks. Work jerks can ruin your day; obliterate creativity, innovation, teamwork; and cause talent to run right out the door..
To say that your plate is full is an understatement. As CEO, your schedule is tightly packed with high-stress meetings, travel, and demands. A healthy lifestyle and balanced diet are luxuries at the bottom of your list. But focusing on food an..
As I continue down the path of building a business, I’m learning that part of the reason it’s so difficult to win as an entrepreneur is that there is a constant balancing act that must be mastered. Entrepreneurs have to walk a number of ti..
“We all die. The goal isn’t to live forever, the goal is to create something that will.” ~ Chuck Palahniuk We never know how much we are affected by a person or the people in our lives till they are gone. Having lost many loved ones, I..
When I was a kid, my mom used to tell me, “You are who you spend your time with. Respect that, and respect yourself.” But it wasn’t until I was in my early twenties that I fully grasped what she was trying to say to me. I learned the..
Are you looking for a fast, effective way to promote creative thinking and problem solving skills in your company? There are wonderful creative thinking and brainstorming techniques you can use to get everyone thinking outside the box in your..
“Three Rules of Work: Out of clutter find simplicity; From discord find harmony; In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.” Albert Einstein “Think simple” as my old master used to say – meaning reduce the whole of its parts into ..
Here’s an interesting article on the effectiveness of various study techniques—and in particular—which ones have evidence supporting them. Some of such interesting thoughts on the key findings: Self-Explanation and Reading Elaborative ..
Developing the Power of Attention We all know that attention is a very desirable skill, but how many people you know possess this skill? I don’t need to tell you why it is an important skill, and what are its uses and benefits. It is a m..
I want to talk to you about the power of anticipation and how to handle problems before they arise. It is so important that you look forward and prepare for the unexpected, because there are going to be crises that arise in your life that shak..