Category Archives: Business

Gaining your team’s trust

Trust is one of the best possible assets you and your team can have.  It is also one of the most elusive. For one thing, you are the boss.   Traditionally, in an “us and them” world, there is a deep divide between boss and worker with very little trust to bridge it.   One side is…
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Coaches can boost businesses but choose them wisely

Business coaches can be used to boost company performance at crucial times, but make sure you have your goals in place first. Coaching, mentoring, teaching and consultancy have all become big business. Like all high growth areas, this means these areas are full of pitfalls and drawbacks. There is currently little legislation standardising the quality…
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How Successful People Live Their Lives

With the New Year over and some of us excelling at resolutions and some of us, let’s face it, slipping slightly off course, you could try a totally different approach this year. Why not, instead, start making changes to your life by adopting the habits of the mega successful of this world. If they have…
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When the going gets tough, the tough gets going..

Contrary to popular belief, Ronan Keating was not responsible for this phrase.  Many believe it to have come from Joe Kennedy, father of  J.F.K,  or possibly, earlier still,  from a Norwegian-American  football coach,  Knute Rockne,  back in the late 1900’s.  It has since been used by many motivational speakers, as an easy to remember catch…
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