Work Smart: Ten reasons to beat procrastination once and for all
Sowing Wise seeds for 2014
We can all suffer with putting things off from one time to another. Sometimes it can be over the smallest of things and at other times it can be over more meaningful things – things that could make a positive difference in our lives. However with know how and smart thinking, you can easily make […]
A 2 hour networking event takes 16 hours!!
How do you envisage the year ahead? Perhaps I shouldn’t be so presumptuous… instead might I ask: ‘ Do you have a vision of the year ahead?’ If yes, great- we’ll get to that. If not, then perhaps your vision of the year could be described as a tunnel- but you don’t know where it […]
Tips to becoming an Empowered little Networker! This blog will help you to make the most of your networking potential. So, you want to start networking but you’re not sure quite how…? Well that’s the easy part. The first thing is to know why you’re wanting to network in the first place? The typical […]
Ongoing Frustrations at work in healthcare – What can you do?
This blog will inspire you to use your local environment to stimulate your effectiveness at work. I just spent a warm sunny afternoon walking around the heart of London and taking some pictures of interesting outdoor workspaces. Through the trainings I deliver I’ve come to realise how crucial the workspace is to our productivity; the […]
Who is Rowing your Boat?
This blog will discuss the reality behind the recent headlines highlighting poor clinical care in the NHS. It will suggest some tips that clinicians can implement in order to work productively within this environment. Currently, the National Health Service (NHS), is in the news- like never before. In particular it concerns failing standards at Mid Staffordshire NHS […]
Spotting Stress in the Employee
Consider this: You are rowing a boat and you keep being given more and more to carry. Now what are you going to do if you want to stay afloat? We can look at this from the following vantage points: 1. The person rowing the boat, 2. The person loading the boat, 3. The load […]
Work Smart- Your Time is of the Essence
The Health and Safety Executive defines stress as: ‘the adverse reaction people have to excessive pressure or other types of demands placed upon them’. As pressure from the current climate grows, we can expect stress in the workplace to grow. In real terms, this means people suffering more, and in business terms, this means lower […]
Work Smart, Less Stress (#Stress #WorkStress)
‘Work Smart- Your Time is of the Essence’. Is that the time already? Ever find yourself thinking this? Ever not? No, it’s a fact- we all have exactly the same amount of available time- just the 24 hours per day- in which to do EVERYTHING. So it’s then about how we make clever use of […]
The ‘Dip’ at Work and How to Pull yourself Out
The Health and Safety Executive defines stress as: ‘…the adverse reaction people have to excessive pressure or other types of demands placed on them.’
For those of us that run our own businesses, it’s quite a natural part of the process that you feel down at times and at other times, up. This is the case for life and work. The ongoing recession we are in doesn’t help either. It can be frustrating wondering where and when the next […]