Category archive: Learning

Don’t end the work week without doing these three things …

3 things

The weekend is almost here. Are you ready to leave the work week behind you and pick it up again on Monday? Here are three things to help. 

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How to manage overwhelm

Photo credit - Pete Linforth via pixabay.com

Photo credit – Pete Linforth via pixabay.com

Everyone has good days and bad. Sometimes though, you can fall into overwhelm – when the tasks stack up, the emails back up and deadlines seem to close in on you. With the benefits of neuroscience, we can get a better idea of what’s going on. This post looks at how knowing how your brain works can help you cope better with work.

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Thoughts on prosperity …

Trees and weeds in the snow

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If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant; if we did not sometimes taste of adversity, prosperity would not be so welcome.
~ Anne  Bradstreet

Starting afresh …

Chalkboard message: Start with a clean slate

I started my new job in the city today. Going into a familiar job but in a new organisation, reminded me of my teaching days. Yet, it is unlikely that I will teach anyone.

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Thoughts on gratitude …

2 people sitting on a beach watching the sun disappear in the night sky

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At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us.
~ Albert Schweitzer

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