Category Archives: Personal excellence

Self-Leadership and ‘The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People’

Content Self-leadership process and the ‘Seven Habits of Highly Effective People’ Emotional self-leadership and authenticity Educational, physical, health, stress, and coping benefits of self-leadership Self-leadership competences in leadership development, recruitment, and work performance Self-leadership process and the ‘Seven Habits of … Continue reading

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Reading List for March — via Leadership Freak

“Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers.” Harry S. Truman I’m currently two thirds the way through The Education of a Coach by David Halberstam. It’s the story of Bill Belichick, coach of the New England Patriots. … Continue reading

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How too many rules at work keep you from getting things done

Yves Morieux atTED@BCG London Modern work — from waiting tables to crunching numbers to designing products — is about solving brand-new problems every day, flexibly and collaboratively. But as Yves Morieux shows in this insightful talk, too often, an overload … Continue reading

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The Puzzle of Motivation

From the Most Popular @TEDTalks of all time: Dan Pink ( @DanielPink ) at TEDGlobal 2009. Career analyst Dan Pink examines the puzzle of motivation, starting with a fact that social scientists know but most managers don’t: Traditional rewards aren’t … Continue reading

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A Little Measure of Gratitude…

A little measure of  gratitude goes a long way. Whether you are a leader or follower, teacher or student, parent or child, try to find that “large amount of gratitude” you can hold within your heart. According to #positivepsychology, expressing … Continue reading

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සීමා කියා දෙයක් නොමැත~බෘස් ලී

සීමා කියා දෙයක් නොමැත.

ඇත්තේ සානු පමණය. එම සානු මත නොනැවතී එයින් ඔබ්බට ඔබ යා යුතුය. ~බෘස් ලී Continue reading

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A Friendly Note to a New Manager or Supervisor

So you have a new job, or have been recently promoted. You are now moving on from doing things to getting things done. This is not always an easy transition, even to the most mature person. But when you are … Continue reading

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VIDEO: How to make stress your friend

VIDEO: How to make stress your friend. Learn to see it as a positive. Learn to see its positives, and learn to manage it, among other things, by reaching out to others. Continue reading

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Look Inward Before You Try to Change Others

Look Inward Before You Try to Change Others.

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How do successful people reach their goals? [3 min HBR video]

Successful people do things differently. Here’s how. Continue reading

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