Are your employees present in body but not mind? Hlubi and Gareth speak to Wellness Specialist, Elaine Wright, about new research that highlights the high cost of employee ‘presenteeism’, and what we can do to counteract this very expensive concern.
It’s only February and stress levels are already through the roof. We need to equip ourselves with the tools necessary to deal with this while pushing for success and CEO status. Hlubi Mboya and Gareth Armstrong explore this by revisiting a conversation with top experts they engaged at the #LeaderEx2015 event at the Sandton Convention
The best things in life may be free, but that doesn’t mean they won’t take time, sweat, and perseverance to acquire. That’s especially the case when it comes to learning important life skills. In an effort to ascertain which talents are worth the investment, one Quora reader posed the question: What are the hardest and most
Instead of just waiting for the work week to end, use those last few hours and these tips to make next week start out fantastic. Most people get excited that Friday is here, especially if the week has been hectic and packed. But often Fridays can seem like a waste (especially before holidays). Your brain,
As an entrepreneur, you have a lot on your plate. Staying focused can be tough with a constant stream of employees, clients, emails, and phone calls demanding your attention. Amid the noise, understanding your brain’s limitations and working around them can improve your focus and increase your productivity.
This routine takes seven minutes each morning before you start work. Will you follow it? It only takes seven minutes to change how you approach your day. Using the routine described below when you get to work will make a world of difference in your productivity, your attitude, your success, and your health. It’s like
Seth Godin, Tom Peters and others offer wise thoughts on problem solving, kindness and productivity. As LearnVest CEO Alexa von Tobel has pointed out, if you’re planning to climb Mount Kilimanjaro, you’ll want to round up a handful of people who have already been there and back. Then ask them exactly how they did it.
Wondering why your attempt at strengthening your self-discipline hasn’t helped you kick your bad habit of putting things off? Turns out, procrastination isn’t entirely about willpower (or lack thereof). It’s actually caused by the failure to regulate emotions.