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Are you mentally strong?
Developing mental strength takes a conscious effort, dedication and daily practice. Start with these 10 exercises to work out your mental muscles. 1. Establish goals. The human brain is naturally predisposed to reach for and achieve goals. And not just one big goal, such as I want to lose 50 pounds. Also set more manageable…
A Management Idea
Traditionally when people think of managers they think of people in an office behind a closed door. There is the idea that this person is not approachable and they are separate from the office culture around them. By contrast the idea of “management by…
How To Ask For Feedback There is an old saying “If you don’t ask you don’t get.” When it comes to feedback as a leader this is crucial- you need to know that people get what you are trying to do and that they understand…
Be Direct.
Be Direct One of the big problems people often have with offices is “office speak”. If people hear someone using euphemisms they don’t understand (a classic cliché being “Let’s put it up the flag pole and see who salutes” or “singing from the same hymn…
Top 10 Interview Tips
  Having personally interviewed and hired numerous people for my own business, as well as working with my team preparing candidates and clients for interviews, I wanted to share my top 10 tips for success with you.   1. Be on time and anticipate travel problems. This sounds…
As a leader focusing on the positives can be difficult. This can be from a personal perspective- if you have had a stressful week it is not always easy to hide this. Equally persuading your team to maintain a positive attitude and to keep…
People often talk about “thinking outside the box” or “the need for innovation.” In some cases this can be achieved by a group that is allowed to think for themselves, in other instances an individual can come up with an idea everyone else didn’t…
Know Your Team
If you are the leader of a team then people are going to come to you. They will expect you to make decisions on their behalf and the chances are they will come to you if they have any problems. In order to get…
There are a lot of people out there that don’t think they are sales people. However, in reality the skills needed in order to sell something are skills that we use every day. Essentially everyone lives by selling something all the time even if…
  Wonder Woman has proven to be a big hit at the box office and is now on course to be the highest grossing film by a female director and the highest grossing DC Extended Universe (DCEU) film. On top of this it also scored…

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Sep 26, 2017