Take smart risks to secure your future

Taking smart risks

Take smart risks to get ahead in lifeI felt compelled to write this blog post because of things I see on social media every day. The want for immediate cash returns without any real effort. The need for instant gratification. The proliferation of people spamming their friends, family and acquaintances with crap that will provide …

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Emotional intelligence and how to improve your emotional intelligence

Emotional intelligence

Defining emotional intelligence A concept that has fascinated me for years is emotional intelligence, and how you can improve your emotional intelligence. Before we start talking about how we can improve our emotional intelligence and why it’s important to do so, we need to first understand what it’s all about. The concept of emotional intelligence, …

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Careers from home and goal setting

SMART goal setting model

When you work from home, even though you lose the 9 to 5 schedule, you still need to be organised and thoughtful about what you are doing, why you’re doing it, and when you need to complete it by.  Planning becomes important, as does measuring your progress against your goals.  Which leads to a good …

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