7 tips to help make great ideas happen

The world thrives on great ideas. Its great ideas that bring us great innovation, great products and great inventions. We are hard-wired to solve problems, be creative, and innovate. We do it every day; sometimes knowingly, sometimes not. But how do you make great ideas happen?  Sometimes we get so stuck in the ‘hamster wheel’ of life, we can’t ...
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A simple daily planning system to stay focused and deal with interruptions

Someone asked me recently, “how do you plan your day”? My answer?  “Not very well!” However, I have found a system that works for me. Its really simple, but it works. I have tried many systems. But my biggest problem is that I have so much going on at once, if I don’t have a way to log ideas and tasks IMMEDIATELY as they come into my head, I oft...
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How to increase engagement at meetings and make them more productive

Meetings taking up a huge percentage of our working-day (studies show that people spend over one-third of their working-day in meetings). Therefore, it’s critical that we get the most out of them. Unproductive meetings can cost organisations lots of money, particularly large meetings, so its crucial they are fruitful.  On the flip side, well pla...
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Welcome to the #stickynoterevolution

Since we were cavemen, we've been using visualisation to communicate. It's in our DNA. It's backed by science, when you write and visualise, magic happens. But one of our favourite communication tools, the sticky note, doesn't always behave. Picture this: You're holding a workshop, everyone's engaged, ideas are flying, the wall is covered with s...
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