Tag Archives: success

VIDEO: How the worst moments in our lives make us who we are

VIDEO: How the worst moments in our lives make us who we are. One of 10 @TEDTalks you will not be able to stop thinking about. 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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Why Helping Others Drives Our Success – A McKinsey Video

We’ve all observed that there’s a rise in project-based work, which corresponds with the knowledge economy—fewer dedicated jobs and long, stable careers and much more, “How do I combine a skill set with a need that you have?” And I think that as we see these kinds of shifts in the workplace, we’re going to see “giving” skills become more important, because a lot of getting work done then becomes about working with, for, and through other people. 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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7 Things to Read Before Choosing a Career

The career you choose has so many implications for your future. What you encourage your kids to do or avoid in terms of careers can affect not just their future incomes, but also their life’s happiness, satisfaction and overall quality. Hence the need to look before you leap. Continue reading

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Where Do Ideas Come From? A TED Playlist

Interested in ideas? Getting new ones, sharing and spreading your ideas?  Check out the these videos from the Where Do Ideas Come from TED Playlist: Steven Johnson: Where do good ideas come from   (17:45 min)Posted Sep 2010 Elizabeth Gilbert: Your elusive … Continue reading

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Go the extra mile to find success

This is the beginning of an article by Harvey Mackay: A man walking down a narrow, twisting road spotted a guru meditating on the grass.“Excuse me, master,” he called.  “Is this the road to success?” The old man nodded silently and … Continue reading

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How can you be sure you’ll be happy in your career? How can you be sure your relationships with your spouse and family become an enduring source of happiness? How can you live with integrity? Continue reading

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Have you been educated out of creativity?

If you are not prepared to be wrong, you’ll never come up with anything creative.
We get educated out of creativity.~Sir Ken Robinson Continue reading

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