Bad corporate training consists of a lot of Whats and Hows and not nearly enough Whys. Good corporate training provides the Whys behind the Whats and Hows being taught. Not simply teaching “this is the way our company does this task” but also adding insight by sharing the Whys — the reasons behind the way you do things. […]
The one-word action plan for being more creative: “THINK.” The two-word action plan for being more creative: “Think MORE.” The three-word action plan for being more creative: “Think More DEEPLY.” . .
A lightbulb moment is when information that has been floating around in your head finally combines and takes on a distinctive shape. It solidifies into a concept so solid that you’d swear you could take hold of it in your heads and pull it from your mind into the physical world. It’s the proverbial “A-HA! moment” You may […]
The father of animation legend Chuck Jones tried and failed at many different types of start-up businesses. Each time he launched a new business venture, he would buy stationery and pencils with the company name and logo on them. When the business eventually failed, he’d give the papers and pencils to Chuck and his siblings […]
Do you learn more by studying your strengths or by studying your weaknesses? Taking stock of your strengths allows you to build on what you are already good at. To achieve greater heights on a ladder you are adept at climbing. It allows you to specialize in an area of expertise and become a world-class […]