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6 skills our smartphone kills!

Smartphones are killing our skills Have you noticed smartphones are killing our skills? For some, this doesn’t appear a problem but bear with me. What if World War 3 started? Okay, I’ll try and be a little less dramatic! What if smartphone service went down? Plausible. What if we had a zombie apocalypse? Okay, sorry… there I […]

Communication skills you can improve without training

How to improve your communication skills Communication skills are vital whether you’re kicking goals for a sports team , flipping burgers, responding to an emergency, performing an operation, negotiating a business deal or performing some other role. If you want your business, team or organisation to be successful, you need to learn how to improve […]

Business Meeting Management

Business Meeting Management

Business meeting management is about steering your meetings towards the desired outcomes, in a timely manner. Most daily and weekly catch ups are a string of clichés, bad boss jokes and hardly a motivating way to start the day. No offence to my current boss of course, whose jokes are always on point! Before every […]

Smartphone addiction

Smartphones have us trained like monkeys

Smartphone addiction is common Smartphone addiction is a thing and you probably even have it. According to Psychiatrist Dr Archer, the fear of being without a smartphone is called nomophobia and it affects 40% of the population. What causes smartphone addiction? Why are so many people addicted? Dr Archer argues that smartphone addiction comes about […]

Semco Founder talks about building trust

Building trust in your work teams

How Semco is Building Trust Building trust within teams can take years, explains Semco Founder, Ricardo Semler. However, there are a few simple things you can do, as a leader, to build trust very quickly. These are just a few practices in place at the marvellous Semco. Building trust through participative management Semco, in case […]