Category Archives: creativity

Look Inward Before You Try to Change Others

Look Inward Before You Try to Change Others. Advertisements

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What Makes a Good Presentation?

Lessons from watching TED talks about what makes a great presentation Continue reading

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Banish Your Inner Critic – NDC Oslo (A Slideshare presentation)

Here’s an excellent presentation by Denise R. Jacobs on banishing your inner critic. Banish Your Inner Critic – NDC Oslo from Denise Jacobs

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How Tough Are You, Mentally? Find Out.

“Mental toughness” is a phrase that is commonly used in sports to describe the superior mental qualities of the competitor. Most elite athletes report that at least 50% of superior athletic performance is the result of mental or psychological factors, and a whopping 83% of coaches rate mental toughness as the most important set of psychological characteristics for determining competitive success. Continue reading

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Win at Workplace Conflict – An HBR Blog Post

Stay focused, pick your fights, build empathy, use humour and develop relationships to effectively manage conflict at work Continue reading

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Are You Serious About Imagination?

“This story is about taking imagination seriously. Fourteen years ago, I first encountered this ordinary material, fishnet, used the same way for centuries. Today, I’m using it to create permanent, billowing, voluptuous forms the scale of hard-edged buildings in cities around the world. I was an unlikely person to be doing this. I never studied sculpture, engineering or architecture. In fact, after college I applied to seven art schools and was rejected by all seven.” Continue reading

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Bill & Melinda Gates Talk About Making a Difference Where it Matters by Giving Away Most of Their Wealth

“To be clear, most of the money is going to the foundation. I’d say overall, the kids get a great education. So far they’re diligent, and excited to pick their own direction.”~Bill Gates Continue reading

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Stress: Don’t Let it Overpower You

This and other thoughts and quotatiuons “Stress is the trash of modern life-we all generate it but if you don’t dispose of it properly, it will pile up and overtake your life.” Continue reading

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TRAINER’S JOURNAL: What I am reading

Here’s what I am reading right now… Continue reading

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Why I Love Training

I love the variety. I specialize in tailoring training content for my audiences. I train in Sinhala and English. And I work with kids, teens and adults from all walks of life. Reading audience moods and pitching at the right level are huge challenges that I love taking on.
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