Developing yourself

Learning from Life

We all get tough times in our lives and when they seem to arrive one after the other, it's easy to find yourself heading in a downward spiral, but there are positive things that come out of these challenges that we can all benefit from remembering...

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Top 10 Tips for... being a Great Colleague!

Top 10 Tips for... being a Great Colleague!

1. Turn down the volume... Speaking too loud on the phone or shouting across the office breaks other peoples’ concentration and gets really annoying.
2. Be clean and tidy... There’s nothing worse than leaving your empty or
half-empty coffee cups around.

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The Distractions of Time Management

The Distractions of Time Management

Is it me, or does the technology that is meant to save us time, often invade our time?

It’s great, for example, that we have instant messaging with email, Skype messaging, Twitter etc. but I often find that I get distracted by technology. I can be working on a project, such as writing this blog and then an email alert pops up at the bottom of my screen and I’m whisked off to another task because the first few words of the alert interested me enough to make me click on it! I know… I know … I need to have some self-discipline.

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