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Tell-tale signs you have too many things on your plate The most obvious tell-tale sign of having too many things on your plate is from a loved one. Usually, a spouse, parent, or child says something like: “are you working… Continue Reading…

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Is checking out a common phenomenon? A startling statistic to ground this topic: one-third of employees will check out within 5-years of joining a company (see figure 1)! The cost of this issue is estimated by Gallup to be between 30-35% of… Continue Reading…

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The signs of a bad boss There are many signs that we work in a team with a bad boss. A few are a leader that micromanages, fails to give credit, takes credit for the work of others, overloads the… Continue Reading…

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One year on… A simple dream to share a powerful and useful new approach to learning more effectively launched the publication of The Power of Potential one year ago. Never in my wildest dreams did I imagine that it would make the… Continue Reading…

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The origins of playing hooky The origin of the saying “playing hooky” is as colourful as the activity itself! Hooky at its core is defined as truancy and is thought to originate from the Frisian hoeckje, meaning corner, and the Dutch hoeckje spleen which translates… Continue Reading…

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