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July 30, 2017

I love to be wanted. Do you?

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It feels good to be wanted, to feel appreciated and valued. If someone gives me that, I want to give in return. Take a moment to make a list of things that if done for you, would help you feel appreciated and valued. Now think about what the lists would look like for the people

July 24, 2017

Your power as a shapeshifter

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We think about stuff. It's one of the things that makes us human. As we think about stuff, it takes form in our minds. It becomes large or small, good or bad, solid or fluid, beautiful or ugly, hot or cold, and all the variations in between. "There is nothing either good or bad but

July 16, 2017

Two things went wrong last weekend

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Two things went wrong last weekend, and in hindsight, I knew enough beforehand to have avoided or mitigated both problems, but I didn't. I am not going to beat myself up about how I 'failed'. I did what I did. But what strikes me is that I have thought about both things, and neither will

July 9, 2017

A second chance?

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Have you ever had a second chance to get something right? You tried and failed, or even completely screwed up, and someone held out their hand and offered you a second chance. What did that feel like? How did it contribute to who you are now? Or you hope that if you ever do mess

July 3, 2017

Management is dead! … Really?

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We hear so much about leadership these days, and it is often touted as the 'cure-all' for almost any organisational ill. So much so we even see articles with the flavour of 'Management is dead. Long live leadership!' Really? Stephen Covey simplifies leadership and management nicely; leadership is about people, management is about things. If