Posts Tagged ‘McGraw-Hill Education’

How to create a competitive edge for yourself

In Elite Minds, Stan Beecham shares a number of quotations that indicate “how winners think differently.” Here are ten:

“If you plan on being anything less than you are capable of being, you will probably be unhappy all the days of your life.” Abraham Maslow

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Eduardo Braun on “People First Leadership” Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

Eduardo Braun is a leadership expert, keynote speaker, and author. For more than 15 years he has traveled the globe and engaged in conversation with world-renowned management leaders, heads of state, and top academics and entrepreneurs, including personalities … READ MORE

Eduardo Braun on “People First Leadership”: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

Eduardo Braun is a leadership expert, keynote speaker, and author. For more than 15 years he has traveled the globe and engaged in conversation with world-renowned management leaders, heads of state, and top academics and entrepreneurs, including personalities … READ MORE

Joe Pulizzi on the Power of Content Marketing: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

Joe Pulizzi is an entrepreneur, speaker, author, podcaster, father and lover of all things orange. He’s the founder of multiple startups, including the Content Marketing Institute (CMI), the leading content marketing educational resource for enterprise brands, recognized as the fastest growing business media company by Inc. … READ MORE

Derek Roger on “Work Without Stress”: Part 2 of an interview by Bob Morris

Derek Roger qualified originally in psychology, and is a British Psychological Society Chartered Psychologist. The emphasis in his work subsequently shifted to neuroscience, and his ground-breaking research, mainly at the University of York in England and later at … READ MORE

Joe Pulizzi on the Power of Content Marketing: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

Joe Pulizzi is an entrepreneur, speaker, author, podcaster, father and lover of all things orange. He’s the founder of multiple startups, including the Content Marketing Institute (CMI), the leading content marketing educational resource for enterprise brands, recognized as the fastest growing business media company by Inc. … READ MORE

Derek Roger on “Work Without Stress”: Part 1 of an interview by Bob Morris

Derek Roger qualified originally in psychology, and is a British Psychological Society Chartered Psychologist. The emphasis in his work subsequently shifted to neuroscience, and his ground-breaking research, mainly at the University of York in England … READ MORE

Rumination Versus Reflection

work-without-stressAccording to Derek Roger and Nick Petrie in Work Without Stress, “Thinking over a problem to arrive at a solution we’ll call reflection, but to be able to reflect requires taking a detached perspective. This is not to suggest adopting a superficial or unengaged … READ MORE

Stressless Leadership

work-without-stressIn Work Without Stress, Derek Roger and Nick Petrie correctly point out that leaders in today’s workplace are under ever-increasing pressure. These are among what they characterize as “BOCA” conditions in the workplace culture as “BOCA conditions”:

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Work without Stress: A book review by Bob Morris

9781259642968_p0_v1_s118x184-1Work without Stress: Building a Resilient Mindset for Lasting Success
Derek Roger and Nick Petrie
McGraw Hill Education (November 2016)

How and why a resilient mindset can help almost anyone to achieve personal growth and professional development

There will always be work-related pressure – often … READ MORE

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