The TWO ingredients of all LINCHPINS..

The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Seth Godin’s Godin’s book Linchpin

The combination of passion and art is what makes someone a linchpin.”

Are you aware when RESEARCH on CREATIVITY first began?

The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Daniel Pink’s book Drive

In the mid-1960s, two soon-to-be-legendary University of Chicago social scientists—Jacob Getzels and Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi—began studying the elusive subject of creativity.”

Does COMMON SENSE have a role to play in PROBLEM SOLVING?

The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Chip Heath’s book Switch

What’s working, and how can we do more of it?” Sounds simple, doesn’t it? Yet, in the real world, this obvious question is almost never asked. Instead, the question we ask is more problem focused: “What’s broken, and how do we fix it?”

What goes into the making of a GREAT CHANGE LEADER?

The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Chip Heath’s book Switch

A good change leader never thinks, “Why are these people acting so badly? They must be bad people.” A change leader thinks, “How can I set up a situation that brings out the good in these people?”

Do you have the guts to ask “Why Not”?

The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Daniel Pink’s book A Whole New Mind

Asking “Why?” can lead to understanding. Asking “Why not?” can lead to breakthroughs.”

How do HABITS form in our BRAIN?

The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Charles Duhigg’s book The Power of Habit

This process within our brains is a three-step loop. First, there is a cue, a trigger that tells your brain to go into automatic mode and which habit to use. Then there is the routine, which can be physical or mental or emotional. Finally, there is a reward, which helps your brain figure out if this particular loop is worth remembering for the future: THE HABIT LOOP

Have you started conserving your WILLPOWER yet?

The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Charles Duhigg’s book The Power of Habit

If you want to do something that requires willpower—like going for a run after work—you have to conserve your willpower muscle during the day,”

Do you know the FRAMEWORK to inculcate a GOOD HABIT?

The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Charles Duhigg’s book The Power of Habit

THE FRAMEWORK:

• Identify the routine

• Experiment with rewards

• Isolate the cue

• Have a plan”

WORTHY followers make GREAT leaders?Do you agree?

The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Simon Sinek’s insights

It is not the genius at the top giving directions that makes people great. It is great people that make the guy at the top look like a genius.”

Do you feel you are a DIFFERENT person at HOME and OFFICE?This is for you..

The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Simon Sinek’s great insights

As the Zen Buddhist saying goes, how you do anything is how you do everything.”