Category archive: Learning

Thoughts on intuition …

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Photo credit – Wellington Sanipe via unsplash.com

You must train your intuition – you must trust the small voice inside you which tells you exactly what to say, what to decide.
~ Ingrid Bergman

How to manage being a learner again

Lplate

Advancements in knowledge and technology have influenced changes in the way we work and live. It means we have to put the L-plates on again and learn new things – willing or not. Sometimes we resist change. Research shows four attributes that people who succeed in learning possess – and how you can develop them.

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Thoughts on self respect …

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Photo credit – Mikael Kristenson via unsplash.com

To free us from the expectations of others, to give us back to ourselves – there lies the great, singular power of self-respect.
~ Joan Didion

 

What you need to know to future-proof your career

Looking up at skyscrapers

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Is your career future-proof? Some suggest we are going through the third industrial revolution with digitisation. Others suggest professionals will be replaced by telepresence and artificial intelligence.  Are you ready for the disruption of such changes? 

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Thoughts about life …

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Photo credit – Boram Kim via unsplash.com

Everything that happens to you is your teacher.
The secret is to learn to sit at the feet of your own life and be taught by it.

~ Polly B. Berends

How sleep deficiency can affect leadership

I’ve talked about the importance of sleep for your brain, before today. But let’s take it a bit further. A recent report shows that leadership skill is hampered by sleep deprivation. That means organisations may be at risk if insomnia prevails.

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Thoughts on living with landscapes …

Landscape over hills and fields

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I think the kind of landscape that you grew up in, it lives with you. I don’t think it’s true of people who’ve grown up in cities so much; you may love a building, but I don’t think that you can love it in the way that you love a tree or a river or the colour of the earth; it’s a different kind of love.
~ Arundhati Roy

Designs on being a personal stylist

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Have you ever been to a personal stylist? Ever thought you’d like to but were too afraid to try? Read on to find out what a personal stylist does and why you might engage one.

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