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.
This is an interesting story about how his daughter’s list made him change his worklife. My quote below is from The Independent. While at the top of world finance, Mohamed El-Erian juggled £1.2trn of investments and wrestled with the knottiest economic problems. But it has now emerged his greatest dilemma arose from asking his daughter […]
After a really bad accident Janine couldn’t walk so she decided she should learn to fly. It’s an amazing and impressive story. Cross-country skier Janine Shepherd hoped for an Olympic medal — until she was hit by a truck during a training bike ride. She shares a powerful story about the human potential for recovery. […]
Dan pink talks about three kinds of motivation: 1.0 biological (thirst, hunger). 2.0 external (carrot and stick). 3.0 internal (engagement). Daniel Pink then focuses on Motivation 3.0 and explains more about what it is, when it works and why it works. Video: RSA Animate – Drive: The surprising truth about what motivates us This is […]
I came across a photo of Freedom by Zenos Frudakis. It’s an amazing statue about breaking free. Zenos writes that: I wanted to create a sculpture almost anyone, regardless of their background, could look at and instantly recognize that it is about the idea of struggling to break free. This sculpture is about the struggle […]
This flow chart turned up in many places, I don’t know the original source. It’s a simple way to describe how we should deal with problems. It reminds me of the Serenity prayer. Grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, Courage to change the things I can, And wisdom to know […]
Jim Connolly posted What everybody ought to know about achieving their goals. It’s a great post, part of it goes like this: The reality is that you don’t need to buy goal setting products. You simply need to know what you want and to make the decision to do everything you can, to make it […]
I prefer to talk about creating harmony in your life but the message in this video is important and well worth considering. Work-life balance, says Nigel Marsh, is too important to be left in the hands of your employer. At TEDxSydney, Marsh lays out an ideal day balanced between family time, personal time and productivity […]
I stumbled across Al Pacino’s Inspirational Speech at YouTube today. I have seen it before, once used as part of a presentation, and find it really inspiring. Video This was originally posted at Bengt’s Notes, another blog of mine.
Today I was reminded about “Productivity in 11 Words” at Skelliewag through a post by Penelope Trunk who had seen it at Lifehacker. Skellie summed it up in three lines and eleven words. It’s brilliant, short and to the point: One thing at a time. Most important thing first. Start now. It goes well with […]