Is Your Explanatory Style Hind...

Nov 18, 2011 by

How do you raise the odds of interview success?  In my last blog we explored the effects of an optimistic or pessimistic explanatory...

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Is Your Explanatory Style Hind...

Nov 11, 2011 by

Introducing Shawn Achor… Shawn Achor is the winner of over a dozen distinguished teaching awards at Harvard University, where he...

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7 Tips to Make Storytelling Wo...

Oct 14, 2011 by

Lessons from Afghanistan… Recently, while on a short break in Portugal, I finally managed to read ‘A Thousand Splendid Suns’ by...

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Is Your Job Written in the STA...

Oct 3, 2011 by

4 seconds to engage the STAR drive. Last year Richard wrote a blog 4 Seconds to Change Your World in which he claimed it takes that...

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Are You Really the Most Credib...

Sep 29, 2011 by

How credible are you? A week or two ago, I attended the Renewables Roadshow at the Reebok Stadium in Bolton. As usual at these things,...

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Get Stumped Talking Achievemen...

Aug 26, 2011 by

From zero to hero in the space of a summer… 2011 has been a remarkable year for the England test cricket team. On 7 January they...

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10 Tips to Get Employers to In...

Aug 15, 2011 by

Job-hunting is just a numbers game, right? It’s a view that’s expressed time and time again in posts on LinkedIn discussion...

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Values Statements: Mumbo-Jumbo...

Aug 12, 2011 by

Have you been discussing ‘values’ this week? The chaos that unfolded in the UK street riots seems to have led the nation into a...

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How One Job-Hunter Shared Her ...

Aug 10, 2011 by

Hear Julie share her story on BBC Nottingham… Feel like redundancy made you a member of an exclusive club? You’re not, but...

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How the power of ‘You...

Sep 20, 2010 by

Is the pitch ready?  No, this isn’t yet another discussion on the sorry state of the turf at Wembley Stadium;  more of a...

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