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Do You Ever Wish You Could Hit the Pause Button?

Here are five tips to help you reclaim your day by pressing the pause button. Remember when video recorders came along and for the first time we could pause the action to answer the phone or make a cup of tea? What a boon that was. But at work it is almost as if the opposite is true, there doesn't seem to be a pause button for email, mobile phones, and multiple demands.

By |2020-02-21T07:47:01+00:00February 18th, 2020|Blog|0 Comments

Don’t let the facts stop a good idea

The world of work is replete with good ideas that don't er... work. Innovation sounds great but beware of propaganda that perpetuates dodgy thinking, and check the facts. Otherwise you'll find out how going with the herd tramples on genuine transformation.

By |2019-11-03T15:11:34+00:00November 3rd, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Don’t let the facts stop a good idea

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Time is not a commodity, so it cannot be manipulated. It is not something we can pick up, contain, weigh, or manage even. Time - in the sense that we measure it, chart its progress and talk about it - is a concept created by mankind. Furthermore it is a concept that changes from culture to culture in how it is understood and appreciated, so it is not even universal. There are1440 minutes in a day. We all have equal access to them. So if you think you are 'time poor', think again.

By |2019-05-10T21:28:47+01:00May 10th, 2019|Blog|0 Comments

Want to Make a Change? Stop ‘Trying’ and Start ‘Doing’

Do you ever catch yourself prefacing your good intentions with "I'll try..."? We all have lists of things we haven't got round to doing anything about yet. It doesn't matter how important these are or how serious you are, if you are not making anything happen they mean nothing. If you are really serious about making things happen for yourself this post tells you one really vital thing you must do.

By |2020-12-29T13:29:57+00:00November 17th, 2018|Personal Development|0 Comments

How the Myth of Time Management Misleads Us

Gurus of productivity and performance would have us believe there is such thing as time management, but I find that most people are relieved when I announce that time can't be managed. We all know this really and while I am happy to use the term 'time management' as a general concept when talking about personal development and training, we should not use it to delude ourselves.

By |2020-01-30T08:17:21+00:00November 1st, 2018|Blog, Personal Development|0 Comments