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The Six Measures of a Great Leader. The business world is changing at a blistering pace.

The Six Measures of a Great Leader

In years past, a leader’s success was measured purely by the size of their organization’s balance sheet. Today, a leader wanting to achieve excellence must also excel in a number of intangible factors, as outlined in Follow Your Conscience, by Frank Sonnenberg. Operating according to sound business ethics;Empowering and appreciating their workforce;Communicating in an open and honest manner;Improving business processes and eliminating waste;Developing and maintaining an impeccable reputation;Creating a work environment encouraging risk-taking and discouraging fear;Unifying the organization around an aspirational mission and shared values;Continuously promoting the personal and professional growth of their employees;Nurturing trusting, long-term relationships with employees, suppliers, partners and customers.

Great leaders are effective because they’re knowledgeable, admired, trusted and respected. How to Increase Productivity — Even When You’re Not Leading the Team. “People often say that motivation doesn’t last.

How to Increase Productivity — Even When You’re Not Leading the Team

Well, neither does bathing – that’s why we recommend it daily.” —Zig Ziglar, American motivational speaker Active, participative teamwork has become crucial to the modern business environment. Gone are the days when one person could anchor a team by doing everything well — or doing everything, period. Even superstar athletes like LeBron James and Sidney Crosby depend on the talents and hard work of their teammates to excel.

Modern business is too complex to know or do it all; this has necessarily led to specialization. Ideally, a supervisor would tie everyone together into a team with specific goals and challenges, motivating them to do their best work as a cohesive unit. This may seem like an inconceivable task on the face of it, but believe me, it isn’t — you don’t have to undermine the team leader to do it, either. How does this work? Reaching out It shouldn’t surprise you to learn that happy workers are more productive workers. Ebrei eterni inquieti - Riccardo Calimani. The Ten Most Important Books To Expand Your Brain — Life Learning. The Ten Most Important Books To Expand Your Brain Books suck.

The Ten Most Important Books To Expand Your Brain — Life Learning

No question about it, almost everyone who writes a book is a crappy writer. And this is a good thing. It’s because the writer spent his life getting GOOD at what he was writing about. He didn’t spend his life being good at writing. He didn’t spend his life typing. He or She DID something. But that’s ok. I like reading billion-person books.

I like reading books where I feel my brain have an IQ orgasm. And, (please let me stick with this metaphor one more sentence), I might have a little brain-child that turns into my own special idea or book after reading a great book. Before I give my list, I want to mention there are three kinds of non-fiction books: (and I’m only dealing with non-fiction. These are books like “How to be a leader”. They establish the author as an expert. These books usually suck. In fact, writing one might be desperately important to your career. Those books suck. Here’s my top 10 list of braingasm books. James Clear. DECLUTTERING dalla A alla Z: A come Accumulo. Come fare decluttering in maniera efficace.

Decluttering: ecco come farlo in maniera efficace Siamo ossessionati dagli armadi zeppi di roba che non utilizziamo.

Come fare decluttering in maniera efficace

Senza neanche saperlo e senza neanche conoscere bene tutto il guardaroba di cui disponiamo. Secondo le statistiche circa un terzo del nostro guardaroba di vestiti e scarpe, per ciascuna stagione, è composto da oggetti che non indosseremo mai durante l’anno. Neanche per un giorno. Con il rischio di diventare “accumulatori seriali”, ovvero di identificarci in uno dei personaggi della fortunata serie televisiva messa in onda da Sky sull’accumulo compulsivo, e dunque sullo spreco, di oggetti inutili. LEGGI ANCHE: Come rinnovare il proprio guardaroba senza mettere mani al portafoglio Sarà capitato anche a voi di ritrovarvi con i cassetti così pieni da non riuscire più a trovare nulla. Ecco quindi alcuni semplici consigli per un decluttering perfetto: come fare ordine in casa. Come tenere in ordine armadio.

Viaggiare leggeri. E' tempo di vacanze e quindi di preparazione valigie.

Viaggiare leggeri

Noi quest'anno facciamo vacanza un po' a spizzichi e bocconi,e quindi tutti i momenti si fanno e si disfano borse e borsoni. Della preparazione bagagli per la famiglia mi occupo io. Il pipistrello prepara la sua roba, di solito arriva all'ultimo momento ma con grande minimalismo e organizzazione prende quattro cose che sono esattamente tutte e solo quelle che gli serviranno. Per il resto faccio io. Salvo sentirmi dire appena superato il casello dell'autostrada: 'Ma gli occhiali da sole dei bambini li ABBIAMO presi? " Ora, parliamone, l'utilizzo del pluralis maiestatis in quest'occasione mi manda su tutte le furie! Perché i casi sono due: o quella cosa lì era importante e quindi sarebbe stato utile ricordarmelo un attimo prima di chiudere faticosamente la porta di casa dopo aver chiuso il gas, steso l'ultimo bucato, spento tutte le luci, dato da mangiare ai gatti, cacciato fuori i bambini, ecc..