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Getting things done

  A few tips on on getting things done Change the way you view the task We are more likely to procrastinate if we feel that an action is unpleasant or difficult. For example some people have an aversion to paperwork that is almost a medical condition! Often these tasks are compulsory, but some can be done away with Read more about Getting things done[…]

Coaching as a powerful team management tool (Part 2)

Coaching promotes individual and team excellence. Excellence is a product of habitual good practice. The regularity of meetings and constructive feedback is important in establishing habits. Members catch the habit of constantly assessing themselves for their strengths and areas for improvement that they themselves perceive what knowledge, skills, and attitudes they need to acquire to Read more about Coaching as a powerful team management tool (Part 2)[…]

Coaching as a powerful team management tool (Part 1)

Coaching is one of the six emotional leadership styles proposed by Daniel Goleman, author of Emotional Intelligence. It is a behaviour or role that leaders enforce in the context of situational leadership. As a leadership style, coaching is used when the members of a group or team are competent and motivated, but do not have Read more about Coaching as a powerful team management tool (Part 1)[…]

Personal power

  Personal Power Tools: Goal setting 1 Goals should be worded as positive statements: Express your goals positively, ‘moving toward’ something as opposed to ‘running away from’ it is a powerful source of motivation Personal Power Tools: Goal setting 2 Goals should be prioritized: Prioritize your goals to avoid overwhelm. Set small, realistic goals in Read more about Personal power[…]

Optimists are resilient

Optimists persevere, they don’t give up easily. They are less dependent on others for their happiness. They find no need to control or manipulate people. They usually draw people towards them. Their optimistic view of the world can be contagious and influence those they are with. Optimism seems a socially desirable trait in all communities. Read more about Optimists are resilient[…]

Procrastination busters

Change the way you view the task We are more likely to procrastinate if we feel that an action is unpleasant or difficult. For example some people have an aversion to paperwork that is almost a medical condition! Often these tasks are compulsory, but some can be done away with once you examine their validity; Read more about Procrastination busters[…]