Category: Leadership Skills

Positive thinking kills goal setting skills

Positive thinking kills your goal setting skills

Positive thinking and goal setting Positive thinking is an important part of goal setting but at the same time, it can kill your goals. I’m not suggesting that negative thinking is helpful either. Let me explain. Unbridled optimism, that is when you believe nothing can go wrong, seems to be when it does. For this […]

Company mission statements

Company mission statements start in your organisation’s heart

Company mission statements are essential for great organisations. I believe such organisations also require great cultures, however, this article focuses on the importance of mission. I wrote a chapter about mission statements in a book I released recently. My focus in that book was individual, rather than corporate. I believe mission statements can be very […]

How to get motivated

7 practical tips about how to get motivated

How to get motivated I have shared 7 practical tips below on how to get motivated. When you improve your behaviour, you can boost your mood and motivation. I began to revisit what I know about how to get motivated, after I was feeling unmotivated at work for a few days. My mood started to […]

Culture of busyness and hustle

Stop hustling and start winning

I recently watched an online video posted by a popular entrepreneur and social media expert, who I will not name. In his video, the social media guru is walking around in his usual hyper state (think a powered bunny, in a battery ad,  full of cocaine). One of his fans asked him the secret of success and […]

How to switch off after work

How to turn off after a long workday

How to turn off after work One of the challenges of working from home is finding how to turn off after work. Lines between work and personal life have become blurred, thanks to technology, globalisation and a culture of busyness (being busy for the sake of it). Busyness is not essential, it’s fashionable. I know business […]