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September 30, 2019

Here’s the power to carry your load

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I had so many great comments back after my tip last week on load and power, I decided to share a few of the ideas. People sent me things they considered loads, and where they get their power. What's interesting is that for many people, the same things appeared on both sides of the

September 23, 2019

How much margin do you have today?

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According to McClusky's Theory of Margin: Load/Power = Margin where he talks about Margin as the ratio between the 'Load' you carry and the 'Power' you have to carry the load. Load is made up of external factors: tasks of life such as family, career, socioeconomic status, and internal factors: such as self-concept, goals,

September 18, 2019

Don’t miss this year’s World of Learning Conference & Exhibition

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As topics like Learning Transfer and Apprenticeships are high up on the L&D agenda, we are getting ready for World of Learning Conference & Exhibition at the NEC from 15 - 16 October 2019. A few months ago, we launched the Performance100 online software that ensures learning in your organisation delivers performance and will

September 16, 2019

Is someone stealing from you?

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One of the most valuable things we have is our attention. We spend it when we pay attention. What we get in life - what we do, what we have, and indeed, even who we are is a result of where we pay our attention. What do you purposefully pay attention to? What attracts

September 9, 2019

Choosing a fork in the road

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"The Road Less Travelled" by M. Scott Peck starts with a poem that begins... Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveller, ... And ends Two roads diverged in a wood, and I - I took the one less travelled by,

September 2, 2019

A competitive advantage

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I grew up in a family where keeping promises was, well, normal. So it was a bit of a shock to me when I began to work in the 'real world' and realised that showing up on time and doing what you say you would do was a competitive advantage. Think about the people