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Feedback Is A Gift… A Three Minute Read

“We all need people who will give us feedback. That’s how we improve.” Bill Gates. Early on after only a few weeks as a new manager, I attended my first one to one performance review meeting. I was toldĀ  “Feedback is a gift”, after receiving some constructive criticism, criticism that i didn’t like to hear…

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MANAGERS VS LEADERS… A Five Minute Read

What is the difference between leadership and management? I remember my first student job while I was at college; it was very clear what a manager was back then. Seldom would you hear a thank you for a job well done. It was a world of tell, tell, tell, and sometimes it really felt like…

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Do Something Different… A One Minute Read

Do something different… A one minute read. “Each morning we are born again, it’s what we do today that matters most” – Buddha. Life is to short. So wake up tomorrow and do something different, say sorry to someone that you should have by now, you know who. Tell that special person you love them.…

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A Moments Reflection… A One Minute Read

In an ever busy, fast paced, non-stop world, time to down tools and take a moment to yourself can be hard to find. So reading a quote can be all you need to give you a moments reflection…. Here are some quotes that continue to give us inspiration and help us grow. We hope they…

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