Enterprising Thought Leadership


In this month’s episode, we look at thought leadership in large organisation, BYOD and online courses. In this month’s episode, we look at thought leadership in large organisation, BYOD and online courses. Listen to the episode here: ...

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Intentionomics


How do your intentions affect your personal and professional success, and that of the people around you? This month, we look at the principles of Intentionomics, as well as 25 tips for Out of Office workers. Listen to the episode here: ...

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Presentation Zen 2nd Edition (including a contribution from Yours Truly)


If you’re like many presenters, Garr Reynolds’ book “Presentation Zen” might have been your bible for presentation slide design. It’s a great book, and Garr has now released a second edition. The new edition is about 70 pages longer, and among the additions is a section...

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No-Fuss Online Collaboration


If you’re an independent business owner, you must be able to collaborate effectively online with clients, colleagues and close business associates. It’s no longer enough to keep them at arm’s length and work around the times you’re not available in person. Because so much work nowadays i...

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What Works


In this episode, Ross Clennett talks about the changing world of work, employment, and the search for talent. Chris Pudney then interviews Gihan about outsourcing – pros, cons, and how to do it effectively. Listen to the episode here: ...

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Selling In The Internet Age


The Internet has changed the way we buy – which means all businesses need to change the way they sell. Listen to the episode here: ...

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The Internet Has Changed The Way We Buy … Everything


The Internet has changed the entire buying process – and it affects you, even if you don’t sell anything online. Barry Trailer and Jim Dickie, writing in the Harvard Business Review, put it this way: “Buyers have always had a buy cycle, starting at the point they perceive a need. Sellers h...

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Book Review: Succeed: How We Can Reach Our Goals, by Heidi Grant Halvorson


This book gives you the science behind goal setting. It’s not just another goal-setting process. Instead, Halvorson explains how different types of goals need different methods to achieve them, and goes on to describe the best methods for each of your goals. This is a crucial difference betwee...

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The Power of Impossible Thinking, by Colin Crook, Robert E. Gunther and Yoram R. Wind


This is a book to help you think more clearly and break free of the constricting – and possibly outdated – mental models you might be using now. Broadly, the book is based on the idea that the way we make sense of the world is largely based on our own internal processing, and far less th...

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Nine Things Successful People Do Differently, by Heidi Grant Halvorson


This wonderful little book is the best practical goal-setting book I have ever read. It outlines a goal-setting strategy that’s backed by solid scientific research, and gives you nine simple things you can do to be more productive and achieve your goals. This book goes far beyond simplistic go...

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