The what why and how of getting into action and the myth of motivation

Feeling stuck? Yearning for more motivation as if this is something we can directly increase like adding fuel to a petrol tank. But it is not how good we feel, but how well we plan that will start and sustain activity. No matter how excited you feel about your goals, it is impossible to stay in action without clarity about the what, why and how of doing. Continue reading

Why misery is a requirement of happiness

Why staying in your misery is the first step to happiness. While your filled with pain and fear your brain will struggle fitting lovely positive new stuff in anywhere. Until you clear the horrible stuff, no amount of ‘positive’ thinking can help, as these thoughts have nothing to latch on to. Continue reading

5 ways SIP shields you from poor recruitment

When we think of poor recruitment outcomes it is easy to imagine the financial loss on salaries, resources and training that hiring the wrong person costs you. But there are real issues from even interviewing the wrong ones that can have a subtle but potentially more devastating effect on your business. Find out how SIP can shield from all of these. Continue reading

Dan Pink: The puzzle of motivation, a summary

There is a mismatch between what science knows and what business does. Science knows that the 20th century tiered financial rewards do not improve performance and can even destroy creativity. The secret to high-performance is that unseen intrinsic drive– the drive to … Continue reading