How a Life Altering Happening Can Give You a Strong Sense of Purpose 

How a life altering happening can give you a strong sense of purpose are people’s stories of how a disease, illness, accident or other unforeseen happening totally altered their lives. How their WorkLife paths were completely taken off track. How they navigated their long road to recovery. And How ultimately they came through the other side with a strong sense of purpose.

How an Intervention Healed Broken Relationships and Helped Re-Build  Positively 

Lori came to know that she needed this wake-up call, and she came to realise that the intervention by Jenny, Julian, Meg and Julian was a gift in saving her life. She was able to heal those relationships, as well as the other relationships she had damaged and broken. Rebuilding positive relationships was the integral part of the process in helping her to get back to who she used to be.

Do You Want to Add a Little Humour and Wit to Your Presentations? 

As the laugher died down, and Doris was about to begin the sales part of her presentation, Cyril caught her gaze, and in that brief exchange he communicated to her that she’d done well. This gave Doris a quiet confidence and helped her relax into her presentation, which in turn helped her to take a lighter approach.

Chapter 10 I’m Taking Hemingway’s A Moveable Feast on A Moveable Feast Chapter by Chapter

I really love how the learning I’m taking from the chapters of Hemingway’s A Moveable Feast connect with my day-to-day learning from other sources. Simply because I love to learn by connecting different things. In this case the same approach taken by people in very different eras to getting good work done and in using ridicule to deal with the absurd.

How Finely Tuning Your Self Awareness Will Help You Manage Your Inner Voices 

Your mind can be your best friend, and it can also be your worst enemy. Saboteurs create a lot of lies, and you need to be mindful of who’s doing the talking in your head. By naming your saboteurs as your enemy and the voice of folly, rather than trusting them as your friend and the voice of wisdom, they lose their credibility and power.

4 Effective Questions to Help You Learn From Ineffective Feedback 

I believe so much in the power of effective feedback. I also believe there’s an effective and ineffective way of giving and receiving feedback. I’ve never liked the feedback ‘sandwich’, because the crux of what needs to be said and heard can be lost within what is said around it, the dressing that surrounds it. I believe feedback should be given context.