The fear of failure is the reason why the majority of good ideas never become real. This is strange as failing is part of our DNA. Try and fail is how we learn to walk, talk and love. Failing is the natural path toward success. A one year old baby will try and discover things continuously, parents will help and support this … Read More
After the trial (see Rehab from smartphone dependence) planned to last one week with a very basic mobile phone (no camera, no apps, no Internet), I’m glad to report that I’ve not switched back to smartphones. Distractions and stress are down. Try it – instruction at the bottom of Rehab from smartphone dependence
Get out at lunch, invite colleges and friend. Measure the quality of your life/work after… repeat every day for a week
People are more important that phone calls which are more important than e-mails. Easy to understand, easy to apply
Are you crossing off someone else’s todo list and ignoring yours? Do you need to improve your team performance? Do you plan in delegating more but you don’t know how to start? Stop sending immediate answers. When you deliver immediate answers, what you are really doing is helping people cross off actions from their todo list and procrastinating what is on your todo … Read More
Improve your life by setting impossible goals! Setting goals will improve your focus, your results and your life. If you’ve tried to set your goals alone, there is a high chance that you still don’t have goals, or you’re ignoring them. I have discovered that setting great goals is a 4 step process that I describe in this post.
The challenge: one week without a smartphone I want to be smarter, so (as per previous post), I decided to complicate my life a little. I’m experimenting the effects of smartphones on my efficiency by exchanging for a week my two smartphones for a very basic Nokia. Days Setup, Day 1, Day 2, Day 3, Day 4, Day 5 I invite you to follow me … Read More
You are smarter than you think, but the fear of failing limits your successes. With small steps and some courage you can achieve great improvements and better visibility. Courage comes when you go outside of your comfort zone and this can be done by complicating your life. This post is about courage, trust and discovery.
You have time to study Wake up one hour earlier than the rest of the family (6 am for me), go out running/walking for 45 minutes while listening to an audio-book about something you want to study. This gives 45 minutes of study, 45 minutes of sport and if you buy bread and croissants a great morning breakfast for the family.
We all have expectations, in life, at work and about sleeping. Expectations are at the heart of the most happy moments, and unhappy ones. This post describes three rules to deliver harmoniously a product/service by managing expectations. I am now in the South of France and expect better weather than in London. I hope to see sky without clouds and … Read More