Be Ready to Pivot

You think of and start working on an idea. It’s your baby, of course you love it and think it is perfect. It can be hard to see any faults and if you do, you’re sure you have a solution. However, chances are, your idea can be improved. Look for the improvement, even if it means heading in a new …

Motivation Isn’t Hard To Find

“I just can’t find any motivation” is NOT an excuse for poor performance. Motivation comes from within. You either make it or change what you’re doing. How we’re motivated has evolved. The traditional techniques of carrots and sticks from ‘Motivation 2.0’ no longer work. We now crave Autonomy, Mastery and Purpose – laid out in ‘Motivation 3.0’. These are the views …

Fun Risks

It is often said that if you want to progress, you need to step outside your comfort zone. This picture look familiar? Often, this is true. You need to stretch yourself and face new challenges. But it doesn’t have to be to an extreme – risks can be fun! Fun Risks I define taking a fun risk as taking on …

Is Technology Invading Our Privacy?

This week I finished The Circle by Dave Eggers. In the book, The Circle is the world’s largest technology company, it has the best online services and the lead when it comes to hardware. It is viewed as the best place to work as you get access to exclusive technology and insights. However, early in the book you begin to …