According to Neuroscience, Confidence is Contagious. Here’s Why

Man with confidence jumping off a pier while a group of people watch

It’s a scientifically-proven that entrepreneurs are generally more self-confident than the average individual. In fact, it’s usual to the point that they’re considered overconfident. However, this does not have to be a bad thing. In fact, it can actually be completely positive. Self-confidence allows entrepreneurs to visualize success while having difficulty to visualize failure. Thus, […]

Here’s How Billionaire Jeff Bezos Makes Effective Decisions

Each decision whether big or small has an impact. Of course, nothing happens in isolation. With every decision comes a consequence. Thus, every decision matters. So, how do you make a good one? According, Jeff Bezos, Billionaire, and CEO of Amazon, there are 4 things to consider when making a good business decision. Here’s what […]

4 Digital Marketing Basics Every Business Should Be Doing

Founder and CEO of The Level Agency, Thomas Donohoe, recently wrote a fantastic book titled, The CEO’s Digital Marketing Playbook. In that, he stresses that many businesses are overcomplicating and overspending on their marketing while ignoring some very simple and effective basics. This article quickly goes over what he calls the “Core Four” that every […]

The 8-Hour Workday Will Soon Be a Thing of the Past. Here’s Why

The results just came in, Microsoft Japan recently experimented with a 4-Day Workweek. They gave 2,300 employees three-day weekends for five weeks straight, and what happened? There was a 40 percent increase in productivity during August 2019 compared to August 2018. There was 59 percent fewer pages printed and 23 percent less electricity used during […]

6 Things to Say to Give Praise to a Colleague

6 Things to Say to Give Praise to a Colleague

When someone in your organisation does a good job, it should be acknowledged with a little praise and appreciation. Saying ‘good job’ doesn’t really count though – it’s something, but will it motivate the acknowledged person to continue doing a good job or will it help them develop professionally? Probably not. When acknowledging a colleague, […]

Three Tips to Working When You’re Not in the Mood

Let’s face it, finding motivation can be tough. Sometimes we have no desire or drive to work through our task or project so we distract ourselves or simply walk away. The more you push away, the harder it is to achieve your goal so the best thing to do is to push on working even […]

How to Resist Distractions at Work

How to Resist Distractions at Work

Do you often feel like you haven’t gotten any work done after a full day at your desk? If your day involves various tasks, multiple phone checks, and just doing a lot of the wrong tasks – you’re probably struggling with distraction and reactivity. If you occasionally have to turn off your phone or your […]

Making Happiness a Priority at Work

With so much technology, it is easy to get lost in the basic human desires and needs that drive success in the workplace. Therefore, many organisations are investing in technological ways to connect their employees, but many are finding this to be a struggle because nothing connects people better than simple happiness. People all over […]

How Conflict Can Be Productive

How Conflict Can Be Productive

So many of us shy away from conflict, especially when it comes to work related issues with colleagues, and most reasons why are valid and fair. Let’s face it, conflict can be ugly. It takes a change of perception and a bit of strategy, but conflict can also be a catalyst for positive change and […]

5 Truths About Great Leadership

5 Truths About Great Leadership

Great leaders always leave an impression – they make you feel just as great. Leadership is not a matter of IQ and leading with the brain, but more of EQ and leading with the heart.  It’s not something that comes naturally for many leaders and they struggle to make the switch from brain to heart. […]