On a day by day basis, there are different factors that help us to do our work more productively or hinder us from working to the best of our ability and capacity. Interestingly, many of these factors are subtle, but they can make a huge difference in how well we work. This true whether we’re in employment or we’re running our own business or other endeavour. One such factor is our work environment. So, where do you work? By asking that question, I don’t mean to know the name or … [Read more...] about Create a More Productive Work Environment in 3 Easy Steps
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Confidence is a great thing. It gives you a winning edge in the work you do. Whether you’re a manager, a make-up artist or a marketer, confidence will take you places. When you display confidence, people are more likely to trust you with greater responsibility and better opportunities. There are people who would rather not display any kind of confidence in their career for different reasons. Some of them simply do not want more responsibilities or opportunities. As you may already know, this … [Read more...] about One Way to Develop More Confidence at Work
Most of us could do with a forward and upward movement in our careers. Attracting better career opportunities starts with taking the necessary steps towards creating the right change in and around you. ‘Better career opportunities’ could mean different things for different people. It could mean a better job, a better business opportunity or even new business partners. It could include one or all of the following: it pays better, it has better working hours, it fits better with your personal … [Read more...] about Six Steps to Better Career Opportunities
Many motivational and spiritual programmes have taken place since the end of last year to the beginning of this year. All of these programmes were focused on helping us make and get the most out of the ‘new year’. We all want positive and progressive change in every area of our lives: our families, our health, our spirituality, our careers, our finances… Well, let us go straight to the truth of the matter. Absolutely NOTHING will change about your circumstances if you are not willing to put … [Read more...] about Why Things May Remain The Same For You This Year
There you are in a nice comfortable boat. That's not really where you want to be, but it's manageable. You look far into the distance and spot your dream destination. It looks so beautiful, inviting and reachable. There is only one problem. This boat of yours will not take you there; it's going in another direction. There is only one way to get there: Step out of the boat and walk on water. You're hopeful and optimistic. You're prepared, you think. So, you step out of the comfortable boat … [Read more...] about You Can Try Again
2017 has started and it’s well on its way. What will make this year different from the last year or the previous years? If you have set goals for the year, you have taken a very good and important step, but you cannot afford to stop there. Let this be the year that you actually bring those goals to life. This year, take a chance on yourself. I know what you’re thinking: What if your plans don’t turn out the way you intended? What if people misunderstand you or even laugh at you? What if … [Read more...] about This Year, Take a Chance on Yourself
There is a general truth that applies to every person: Everyone has dreams and desires. Everyone has a “If I had my way, I would be this”, or “If I could, this is what I would like to do”. The ability to dream is innate, we were born with it. This is why, as children, we had such big dreams. Of course, this ability to dream gradually suffers a ‘reality check’ as we grow older, but it never really dies. Now, even though every person has dreams and desires, only a very tiny percentage of people … [Read more...] about Attention: One Life Only