Work Life Balance Myths: Myth #2 – Your family will be happy while you put your business first

Work Life Balance Myths: Myth #2 – Your family will be happy while you put your business first   In the first article in the series, we introduced the idea that work life balance is seen as something of a “holy Grail”  and that working longer and longer hours just to keep your head above the water, is keeping everyone happy except yourself. …

Work Life Balance Myths: Myth #1 – You can’t run a business and have a social life.

Work Life Balance Myths: Myth #1 – You can’t run a business and have a social life. Are you one of those managers who is constantly being told about work life balance? You know, where you’re expected to juggle long work hours, ever increasing targets and family life, keeping everyone happy in the process including yourself? You are, well have you also …

Success and Achievement: Why you should never pursue success and achievement as a goal

Success and Achievement: Why you should never pursue success and achievement as a goal Are you one of those people who strive for success and achievement, yet the goal that you crave, always seems to elude you? You are, great because you’re in good company. Most people that I meet are striving to achieve goals in one way or another. …

3 Big Success and Achievement Sapping Mistakes – Mistake #1: Letting the past dictate your future

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3 Big Success and Achievement Sapping Mistakes – Mistake #1: Letting the past dictate your future In the first article in this series we looked at the big success and achievement myth. That myth was that the pursuit of success as a goal is achievable. Success and achievement are such abstract and undefinable concepts that pursuing them as an outcome …

3 Success Tips That Project Managers Can Learn From Luke Skywalker and Star Wars

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3 Success Tips That Project Managers Can Learn From Luke Skywalker and Star Wars Many years ago in a galaxy far, far away, operation Death Star was launched; the young intrepid Project Manager Luke was summoned before the Project Board, headed up by the Sponsor Leia. He had been allocated a team in the form of Hans a senior supplier, …

Achieving Goals: The Big Issue That Stop You From Achieving Your Goals – Part 3

Achieving Goals: The Big Issue That Stop You From Achieving Your Goals – Part 3 Are you one of those people who starts each year with a clear plan of the goals you want to achieve, and then towards the end of the year you start looking at what you’ve actually achieved? It’s quite painful when you realize that the year …

Achieving Goals: The Big Issue That Stop You From Achieving Your Goals – Part 2

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Achieving Goals: The Big Issue That Stop You From Achieving Your Goals – Part 2 Are you one of those people who starts each year with a clear plan of the goals you want to achieve, and then towards the end of the year you start looking at what you’ve actually achieved? It’s quite painful when you realize that the year …

Achieving Goals: The Big Issue That Stop You From Achieving Your Goals – Part 1

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Achieving Goals: The Big Issue That Stops You from Achieving Your Goals – Part 1 Are you one of those people who starts each year with a clear plan of the goals you want to achieve, and then towards the end of the year you start looking at what you’ve actually achieved? It’s quite painful when you realize that the year …

Achieving Goals: The Big Issue That Stop You From Achieving Your Goals

Are you one of those people who starts each year with a clear plan of the goals you want to achieve, and then towards the end of the year you start looking at what you’ve actually achieved? It’s quite painful when you realize that the year hasn’t been quite as successful as you had planned isn’t it? No doubt you’ve achieved some of …