Allowing yourself to be influenced is the best way to improve your own influencing skills. This article provides 3 actionable tips to help you do just that.
"I’ve got so much to do…I don’t even know where to start." “I’m so busy my head is spinning!” Have you ever made a statement like this? According to Drake Baer in “Busy Is The New Lazy”, when people say they are busy what they really mean is: “I’m importa ...
Je ne parle pas anglais. Lost and alone in the Gare du Nord, this was the rude bark I got every time I asked an attendant for help. I’d flown into Paris a week earlier and even managed to find my way into the city center. Despite a city-wide transport str ...
Once you start to recognize and understand your fears around change, you can grow the positive force and reduce the negative one for real lasting change – if that is what you want.
It is crucial that the feedback you get is valuable – especially feedback about your Blind Spots (things about you known to others, but not to you). This is a big challenge as this information can be hard to come by, especially from your team and direct reports. However, for you to grow and develop yourself, it’s critical that you get access ASAP. Success in achieving your goals depends on it – especially the ones that really stretch you. This article aims to help you tackle this challenge.
Regardless of your exact work situation, you’ve got to have the energy for it. If you don’t, you’re running straight for a wall…and fast. Have the courage to move away from work that depletes you and toward work that energizes you!
If you’re going to work on your own – that is, from home or office space by yourself without colleagues, there are seven skills you’ve got to master (secrets!). By yourself. For yourself. Essentially – you are your own cheerleader. Your own coach and motivator. Your own disciplinarian. Your very own mentor and advisor.
If you feel like you’re ready for something new…something that requires ALL OF YOUR TALENT, here are 5 steps to bridge the gap from where you are now to where you’d like to go.
With some shops reopening this week in Germany it seems there’s finally some light at the end of the proverbial tunnel. Nevertheless, it seems working from home and other lockdown conditions will continue for a while longer…
Here are 10 smart tips and strategies for navigating the choppy waters ahead.
Not only has laughter been scientifically proven to improve your physical and mental state, it’s a valuable resource in times of stress or struggle. Like right now.
Before a surgeon goes into surgery, she needs to check her list of “must-do’s” and” must-have’s”. If not, the consequences could be fatal. Same goes for a virtual meeting. A basic checklist can ensure that everyone is prepared and everything is in place.
Under Corona lock down, working life has changed forever.