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Supervision of staff is incredibly important to your firm's success. But supervision - the trust and loyalty that comes with it - is the first thing to go when the going gets tough.
There's a secret to brilliant people leadership. I'm in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, where I've been learning some amazing things from leaders in international development.
Putting yourself first is part of a self-care program that can keep you healthy and emotionally strong for the long term. Whether you're a parent, a carer, student or professional here's some advice for better self-care.
This 1 management coaching technique will make your management much more enjoyable and help to improve your project management coaching results straight away.
Time out from the stresses of work in the helping professions is one of the most important and yet neglected elements of self-care. It's time to set some self care development milestones and get some "me time".
As a helping professional your goal is to stay positively connected to the client, to give them knowledge and support and the space to decide for themselves.
Self-coaching is the process of treating your mind like it's a football team that needs loads of positive reinforcement, support, encouragement and motivation to succeed.
Do you struggle to stay motivated? Some people send up a motivational prayer to get going, while others rely on a motivation story or a motivational speech.
Motivation increases your chances of success. But staying motivated, sustaining energy and effort, can be hard. Here are three ways to achieve your goals.
We're realizing that gratitude expressed for frontline staff and for the work they do is an important characteristic among good health sector managers.
In the hustle and bustle of everyday life, when stress can come from all kinds of places, it's not always easy to identify the origin or the impacts of our negative thoughts.
Positive thinking gets a bad rap. But whether you’re trying to drown out gossip in the workplace or reduce your own negative self-talk, positive thinking can help.
The Power Of Self-coaching: The Five Essential Steps To Creating The Life You Want
A proven five-step program for reconnecting with the innate capacity for happiness, The Power of Self-Coaching gives you what you need to: * Identify learned patterns of thought and feelings that are making you unhappy * Use Dr. Luciani's celebrated Self-Talk techniques to develop new, healthy ways of thinking and feeling * Eliminate boredom, hopelessness, chronic fatigue, and emotional numbness from your life * Tap your full creative, intellectual, and emotional potential and live the rich, rewarding life you want and deserve
Persuasive Technology: Using Computers to Change What We Think and Do
Can computers change what you think and do? Can they motivate you to stop smoking, persuade you to buy insurance, or convince you to join the Army? "Yes, they can," says Dr. B.J. Fogg, director of the Persuasive Technology Lab at Stanford University. Fogg has coined the phrase "Captology"(an acronym for computers as persuasive technologies) to capture the domain of research, design, and applications of persuasive computers. In this thought-provoking book, based on nine years of research in captology, Dr. Fogg reveals how Web sites, software applications, and mobile devices can be used to change people's attitudes and behavior.
Acupuncture for Beginners
Acupuncture is an ancient medical procedure that has been adopted by modern medicine. It is derived from traditional Chinese medicine thus it has been around for thousands of years. Traditional ancient medicine believes that the body is made up of energy called qi. Blockage of qi results to disorders and other health problems. Acupuncture uses needles to unblock all energy points in the body.There are many benefits of acupuncture and if you want to take advantage of this alternative treatment, then this book will serve as your guide.
Rabid: A Cultural History of the World's Most Diabolical Virus
A maddened creature, frothing at the mouth, lunges at an innocent victim—and, with a bite, transforms its prey into another raving monster. It’s a scenario that underlies our darkest tales of supernatural horror, but its power derives from a very real virus, a deadly scourge known to mankind from our earliest days. In this fascinating exploration, journalist Bill Wasik and veterinarian Monica Murphy chart four thousand years in the history, science, and cultural mythology of rabies.