FOLLOW Productive professionals
One research survey, involving 20 000 individuals from six continents, wanted to find out why some people are more productive than others.
They found professionals with the highest productivity ratings all tend to do well on the same clusters of habits.
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FOLLOW The hidden value of organizational health--and how to capture it
For the past decade, we've been conducting research, writing, and working with companies on the topic of organizational health. Our work indicates that the health of an organization is based on the ability to align around a clear vision, strategy, and culture; to execute with excellence; and to renew the organization's focus over time by responding to market trends.
According to a decade long research, the health of an organization is based on alignment with a robust strategy, deep-rooted culture, and a clarity of vision.
The health of an organization ca...
Better Health = Better Performance
Extensive Data studies have found a link between the health of an organization and its performance.
Robust health is crucial to an organization's long term success.
The Four Organizational Recipes
Companies aligned with one of these four organizational recipes are more likely to be healthy and to deliver strong, sustained performance than those following random management styles:
Leader Driven Market Focused Execution Expertise Talent and Knowledge-based FOLLOW The Science of Teambuilding
"Tell me about a time you worked with a team." It is a common interview question, one many of us have heard before. If you're like me, a flood of past teams comes cascading into your brain, some good and others not so good. There is the team where you had to the do all ...
Psychological safety in team building Team members need to feel comfortable speaking up to create the communication dynamics necessary for success.
It all comes down to trust, which is one of the characteristics teambuilding...
For an effective teambuilding: Think outside the box when defining the format that works best for all team-members; Avoid activities where people are singled out and might feel embarrassed. These create the opposite of the trust-building effect needed to build strong teams. Effective teambuilding allows teams to tackle an achievable challenge together. Working through a challenge together increases oxytocin and group cohesiveness. FOLLOW Time Management Is About More Than Life Hacks
Project creep, slipping deadlines, and a to-do list that seems to get longer each day - these experiences are all too common in both life and work. With the new year resolution season upon us, many people are boldly trying to fulfill goals to "manage time better," "be more productive," and "focus on what matters."
Prerequisites for Effective Time Management
Trying to apply time management tools without having prerequisite time management skills is unlikely to work effectively. The prerequisites are:
Awareness about time being a limited reso... Steps To Improve Time Management
The way to improve your Time Management skills requires us to figure out
where to focus. This can be done by: Getting an objective self-assessment done by your peers or boss, or establishing a baseline behavior to measure your performance against. Understanding that it is your skills, not your personality or preferences that can be developed to provide the best results. Identifying the key skill(s) that you need to prioritize, and avoiding spreading yourself too thin. Developing Awareness Skills
The key factor to consider when developing awareness skills is that effectiveness (doing things well) is as important as efficiency (doing things fast).
Find which time of the day is your 'peak performance time. Treat time as money, a limited resource , and create a 'time budget' for your to-do list. Measure and evaluate the projected time vs the actual time taken. Consider which of the tasks create follow-up tasks that take up your time later. Take into consideration the 'opportunity cost' of spending time in an activity. Deepstash is better on the app. Discover new ideas and get inspired daily. GET THE APP SIGN IN