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Schedule Sleep and Exercise

When we think of personal changes, we can make to improve our performance at work, it is easy to focus on skill development. While developing one's public speaking skills,...

“Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfills the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things.”

Negative feedback can be challenging to hear, and it is easy to get defensive. This is especially true when you invested a great deal of time and energy into something. Try...

“Your ability to discipline yourself to set clear goals and then work toward them every day will do more to guarantee your success than any other single factor”

It is easier to work towards a goal when the steps leading to it are clear. Try setting each day and week week with specific goals that you can work towards. As the motivational...

Quote of the Day: I learned that focus is key. Not just in your running a company, but in your personal life as well

Once you have determined you're priorities the next step is to focus on them to the greatest degree possible. There will be new things which come up and demand attention, but...

Managing your Inbox

There was a time when your inbox referred only to "a boxlike tray, basket, or the like, as on a desk, for holding incoming mail, messages, or work." How efficiently you made your...

Quote of the Day: Restore connection’ is not just for devices, it is for people too. If we cannot disconnect, we cannot lead

We live in an ultra-connected world that is only increasingly dependant on wired and wireless devices.  However, in both personal and business contexts it is often necessary to...

Quote of the Day: A mistake is only an error, it becomes a mistake when you fail to correct it

While we should take steps to prevent errors from occurring, but they will and can be corrected or correctly addressed. Failing to respond effectively to these occurrences is the...

Quote of the Day: Everything will be okay in the end. If it’s not okay, it’s not the end

Not every day or work week goes as planned, but as John Lennon once reflected:   Everything will be okay in the end. If it's not okay, it's not the end. – John Lennon – Quote...

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Productivity is a Process

Even when you have effective methods for getting work done, the process of being more productive is an ongoing one. It may be tempting to fall into an "if it ain't broke don't fix it” mindset, but there are usually better ways of doing things.  Many simply require...

Quote of the Day: You’ve got to know what you want. This is central to acting on your intentions. When you know what you want, you realize that all there is left then is time management. You’ll manage your time to achieve your goals

Time management becomes much easier when goals are clarified. This can help you separate the 'gotta do' from the 'gotta do right now.' Prioritize your goals and plan your time by what must be done and when. This line of thinking is echoed by the charismatic physician...

Resume Tips: Keep it Clean, Clear & Simple

When writing your resume, keep it clean, clear and simple.  Your prospective employer shouldn't have to riffle through pages or try to decipher your meaning. One clear page is better than several with unnecessary information.  A clean resume is a pleasure to look at....

Interview edge? practice common questions

If you are looking to build your confidence before an interview, the surest way to feeling secure about what you'll say on the day is to practice. While you may not know exactly your interviewers will ask, there are common questions that come up again and again....

Presentation Tip 1: Practice out loud

Presenting your ideas effectively in the workplace is important, especially when delivering your views in a meeting. There are a number of steps you can take to build your confidence and improve your performance but simply practising OUT LOUD remains an effective...

The fundamental role of the team leader

When you take charge of a team, it is of paramount importance to understand member capabilities in relation to the project or team objectives. Once this is understood, its the role of the team leader to ensure that the conditions are set and implemented for utilizing...

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