Article: 7 Words and Phrases That Make People Think Less of You Professionally

Words are not only a communication tool, but also explain how skillful you are.

The author suggests to replace a few words in order to show that you are in control of your business. For example, avoid saying “I can’t”, “I don’t have time” or “it is not my job” or “I do not know”. Give a specific date instead of saying “soon”.

Whether you agree with the author or not, I believe one should always walk the extra miles for the customer and should always care about acquiring new skills that strength the business.

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Article: Your brain has limits. Here are some simple ways to extend your mind, according to science

Our brain is not limited to the one that is located in our skull only. To make a decision, to solve a problem, or to create new ideas; needs more than sitting quietly in a closed room and running our thoughts.

We, as educators and researchers, dependent on social and peer learning in teaching, which this article highlights as a tool to expand our brain. In the same vien, moving around, connect with the nature would also expand our brain. Such approach allies with my usual advice to find a solution for complicated problems: get the main points of the problem and go for a long walk, then start to work on the solution.

The article also stated that the brain and the body are so much related and can’t be separated, aren’t we always say that: the good brain needs a good body?

It is an interesting article that opens many channels for us to thrive. Don’t you think so?

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Article: 3 Ways to Become an ‘Overnight Success’

Nowadays everything is running so fast, so why don’t we achieve success faster? Everyone had been rushing to achieve success faster and accordingly spent tons of money buying different untrusted tools such as programs, or online courses from unqualified people, which make the selling people rich. Ironic, right?

However, the road to success is really clear according to the author of the attached article. He claimed that one needs only 3 things to achieve success quickly: focus only on your work, forget the past, and use the new available resources such as the social media.

Would you agree with this? Do you think that these issues will take you to success faster?

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Article: Try this brain-based leadership model to collaborate and influence others

SCARF frame, as the author of this attached article, promises to be a great help for leaders especially nowadays when uncertainty rises and changes are coming faster than we think.

The frame that the author highlights would help leader to lead to the desired goal. At the end of the day, the role of leader could be more important than we think. It is the leadership that we seek especially in difficult situations and circumstances. We need the leader to communicate clearly, to be able to predict the future, to make us feel as valued component of the whole process, don’t we?

Status, Certainty, Autonomy, Relatedness, & Fairness. Those are the main points that the author discusses in the attached article.

Do you agree? Would you add other elements?

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Article: Exactly how to approach your goals so you make meaningful progress (and quit procrastinating)

KAIZEN is the magic word here. Have you heard it before? I m sure you came across it somewhere related to the best practices that the Japanese Toyota followed to achieve success.

However, you can apply this approach to your daily life to achieve your goals, but you need to start with small goals where you prepare, work, evaluate then replan, and so forth.

It is very much reminding me of the human performance technology that I use to solve organizations’ problems and help them to level up and Thrive.

The article gives examples of how to employ this approach to get things done and grow.

What is it keeping you motivate to get work done?

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