Can we recreate a new normal for the way we work which is more fitting for today's workforce?
Here’s a lesson I am still struggling to apply. Here’s the scenario; you sent an email a couple of weeks ago asking for an update on a project. This email has not be responded to. What are you going to do next? I bet 90% of you send another email. Maybe with slightly different words?… Continue reading Not another email!
Ever sat in a meeting and thought to yourself - what am I doing here? We all spend far too much time in meetings, that is time that could be used much more productively. So lets start a bad meeting revolution. No longer will we sit in badly run and ineffective meetings. Rise to the… Continue reading Take the pain out of meetings
I’ve highlighted before how important it is to take time to develop and educate yourself. As part of this self development I try and listen to new podcasts and read different material and in doing so I’ve come across this podcast: TED Worklife with Adam Grant. He talks to some really inspiring people on the… Continue reading Balance – what’s that now?
One month in have any of the changes I suggested stuck? Change is hard, I get that but perseverance is key here. If you really want to make your working life better then you have to stick at it. Don't berate yourself if you've slipped back into your old habits. Just assess what was working… Continue reading Making it stick