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Get Ready For 2016 Now, So You Don’t Repeat The Same Mistakes

November 23, 2015 | Sue Lester

Start planning for next year now to ensure success and not have any regrets.

January, and definitely February, is too late to be planning for success in 2016.  Now is the time to load up your calendar for next year, ensuring you can relax and enjoy the festive season without losing momentum.  Use these steps as your checklist. Remember this is not ‘the end of the year’. In business […]

Leverage Your Time

November 3, 2015 | Pix Jonasson

Leverage is the secret to time management.

We’re all busy people.  Some people, though, are busier than we’d ever imagine, yet are somehow are able to stay on top of things so well they seem to go about their life so casually, while we struggle to produce good work and maintain a household. What’s their secret? Why do they seem to have […]

Why 85% of People Fail to Achieve Their Goals

November 2, 2015 | Vicki Writer

Reaching your goals will only happen if you identify where you will encounter stumbling blocks.

The PhD study conducted by Dr Burns on ‘Goal Achievement’ determined that there are four phases to any goal pursuit and we would be well served to understand the goal achievement process before learning to set goals. Let me ask you a question. If I ask you to think about something that you want to […]

Let It Go

October 29, 2015 | David Solomon

Inner peace and happiness

Perhaps you’re sick and tired of hearing these words because your kids have worn them out singing THAT song? Or perhaps this is the advice a friend gave you about something that happened that has been bugging you for a while? In any case, the “let it go” I’m referring to here is about letting something go […]

How to Improve Your Focus to Increase Productivity

September 25, 2015 | Sue Davey

How to refocus and be more productive

Do you sometimes find yourself losing focus at work, finding it difficult to complete tasks? Improving your focus is a great way to get more done and be more productive. But being ‘in the zone’ all the time can be incredibly tiring. Daniel Goldman, author of Focus, captured in perfectly, “A failure to focus inward leaves […]

Multi-Tasking? Say Goodbye to Productivity

August 31, 2015 | Sue Davey

We are all busy juggling a number of projects and find ourselves multi-tasking but are you being productive?

If you’re a great multi-tasker you probably think that you’re right on top of your game, getting a lot more done in a single day. Unfortunately that’s not the case. It can send your productivity plummeting and time management goes flying out the window as you focus on too many things at the same time. […]

Stay Focused! Increase Your Productivity

July 29, 2015 | Sue Davey

How to refocus and be more productive

Surprisingly, one of the biggest barriers to us managing our time better is the ability to stay focused. We get distracted by all sorts of things in our working day, whether it’s your phone, social media channels, chats with colleagues or whatever else comes flying your way. Here are a few tips to keep you […]

Does The Truth Really Hurt?

July 16, 2015 | Leo Eliades

Does the truth really hurt

I can recall over the years many conversations in one context or another referring to the truth and there being a pain associated to it. I am sure you can recall these conversations and thoughts as well. Does the truth really hurt? Or have we been misled all these years and is there something missing? […]

The Dark Side of Time Management

June 26, 2015 | Sue Davey

Practise meditation

Do you feel stressed by your over-scheduled life, especially if you’re trying to stay on top of your game when it comes to your career, your family and your friends? Well if you do, you are not alone! Women all over the world live in fear as they try to balance their lives, be a […]

How To Change The Perception Of A Challenge

June 18, 2015 | Leo Eliades

Act Now - Start believing in yourself to overcome any challenge in your business.

Some time ago I realised I was often unhappy with myself, I would get caught up on the idea that I was not as successful as I would’ve hoped. Due to not achieving the high expectations I had placed on myself, I was left feeling challenged. Later I realised this challenge was actually success and […]