Category: Paul’s Monday Tips

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Soul food

I saw an article about graffiti in London recently and it included this gem… “I wonder what my soul does …

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My Learning Hub interview

I had fun at the recent interview with Victor Potapov from My Learning Hub. Thanks for sharing my thoughts as …

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Happy New Decade! (for the second time)

Before Christmas, I sent a tip that wished you a Happy New Decade. And I do so again because it …

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Happy New Decade!

In a couple of weeks, we start a new decade. So Happy New Decade! It is a sobering thought, isn’t …

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A great quote from George Bernard Shaw

“The problem with communication is the illusion that it has been accomplished.”George Bernard Shaw We say something, we write something, …

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Seasons of change, and a new decade

I was watching the last leaves fall from a tree in my garden today, floating orange in the late autumn …

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Oxygen for managers

In 2008, Google did an internal study on what behaviours make a great manager. They identified eight. Last year they …

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Change? Sure, but what’s stopping you?

You’re a manager and you want change. What next? Ask, “Do I want people to do different things or do …

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Chasing the myth of work/life balance

Last time I looked, work was a part of life, so maybe we should be talking about work vs non-work …

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Authenticity

Chasing the myth of authenticity

Authenticity is a quality we attribute to people. It is an observed quality. Without an observer, it does not really …

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