As a LEADER are you OBSESSED with COMPLIANCE?

The following leadership insight has been adopted from Daniel Pink’s book Drive “While complying can be an effective strategy for physical survival, it’s a lousy one for personal fulfillment. Living a satisfying life requires more than simply meeting the demands of those in control. Yet in our offices and our classrooms we have way tooContinue reading “As a LEADER are you OBSESSED with COMPLIANCE?”

Are you STRUGGLING to get the BEST out of your EMPLOYEES?

The following self help and motivational insight adopted from Daniel Pink’s book Drive talks about the need of these 3 factors to energise and motivate employees.. “Human beings have an innate inner drive to be autonomous, self-determined, and connected to one another. And when that drive is liberated, people achieve more and live richer lives.”

If you are PROUD of the NUMBER of your FACEBOOK connections , think again..

The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Malcolm Gladwell’s book The Tipping Point “If you plug in the neocortex ratio for Homo sapiens, you get a group estimate of 147.8-or roughly 150. “The figure 150 seems to represent the maximum number of individuals with whom we can have a genuinely socialContinue reading “If you are PROUD of the NUMBER of your FACEBOOK connections , think again..”

Do you POSSESS this STRENGTH of CHARACTER?

The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Simon Sinek’s book Together is Better “TRUE STRENGTH is the COURAGE to ADMIT WEAKNESS “

Do you RESPECT the POWER of SOCIAL BONDS?

The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Simon Sinek’s book Together is Better “To go FAST go ALONE.To go FAR go TOGETHER.”

How prepared are you to handle CRITICISM?

The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Simon Sinek’s book Together is Better “When we are CLOSED to IDEAS , what we hear is CRITICISM, when we are OPEN to CRITICISM what we get is ADVICE “

Do you feel SHY reaching out for HELP?

The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Simon Sinek’s book Together is Better “When we say out LOUD what we do not know , it increases the LIKELIHOOD that someone who DOES KNOW will HELP.”

Why do EXTROVERTED and ENERGETIC LEADERS fail?

The following leadership insight has been adopted from Simon Sinek’s book Start With Why “Charisma has nothing to do with energy; it comes from a clarity of WHY. It comes from absolute conviction in an ideal bigger than oneself. Energy, in contrast, comes from a good night’s sleep or lots of caffeine. Energy can excite.Continue reading “Why do EXTROVERTED and ENERGETIC LEADERS fail?”

Do you CLING onto INSIGHTs like you would your BABY?

The following self help and motivational insight has been adopted from Malcolm Gladwell’s great quote “Insight is not a light bulb that goes off inside our heads. It is a flickering candle that can easily be snuffed out.

Are you HANGING on to a JOB that you HATE?

The following leadership insight has been adopted from Simon Sinek’s great insight “2011 study conducted by a team of social scientists at the University of Canberra in Australia concluded that having a job we hate is as bad for our health and sometimes worse than not having a job at all.”