Angela Lee Duckworth holds a short (6 minutes) presentation about what’s required for success. A high IQ isn’t enough, it takes stamina and grit. She ends up with mentioning the inetresting topic of the growth mindset. Leaving a high-flying job in consulting, Angela Lee Duckworth took a job teaching math to seventh graders in a […]
Keys to creating and maintaining habits is to be accountable and to be persistent. There are apps that help us be accountable, persistence is up to us. I have used Habit List for more than two years in order to keep track of my habits and it works really well. Now I want an app […]
Everybody get stuck from time to time, even us professionals. I was stuck on two issues and then I got this image: Know your limits. Then crush them. Our obstacles are often more mental than real. Our minds are great at creating stuff, not always to our advantage. When we ge stuck we have problems […]
When I advise people on how to best get things done I often suggest that they get a clean desk. After reading Is A Messy Desk Really Better For Creativity? I will modify that advice. It’s about removing clutter and distractions, not about a clean desk. What distracts us vary, figure out what works best […]
Fast Company has a section called How I Get It Done with interesting and useful articles. I just read Business Models For A Modern Artist about Shantell Martin and how she created a business model that suits her. I especially love the following parts of the article. Martin, who has more than 130,000 Instagram followers, […]
This video is a great reminder of the value of actually being present. That’s always important, even outside festive seasons. Electronic distractions have found their way at every meal time which hinders quality time and bonding among family members and friends. This festive season, ‘Unplug’ and disconnect to reconnect with your loved ones! Video: Unplug […]
We have all been there. Something need to be changed or added in order to improve our life. All that’s needed is to get that done. That’s where the hard part starts. Just like in sales, our worst competitor is status quo. Doing what we already do is so much easier than making a decision […]
Here are some interesting posts to read about social connections, with friends or strangers. When You Stop Texting and Start Talking, These 10 Things Will Happen Why You Should Put Down Your Smartphone and Talk to Strangers Why You Should Smile at Strangers Your Cellphone May Be Ruining Your Dating Life as well as other […]
Michelle Clarke has a post about How to Stand Out without Shouting Out that’s really worth reading. She lists her 3 keys for standing out without shouting out.
Justin Gomer and Jackson Hille were less than thrilled with the existing guides to SWOT Analysis on the internet and decided to create their own. Take a look at An essential guide to SWOT analysis and learn much more about SWOT.