Countering disinformation and fake news

David Cameron listens carefully

This interesting short film describes how Russia’s President Putin (and others) have deliberately used disinformation and fake news to undermine people’s perception of the world. As the film explains, the approach is Continue Reading →

Clarifying your professional passions (Harvard Business Review)

Two ways to clarify your professional passions

This recent post by Robert Steven Kaplan, Professor of Management Practice and Senior Associate Dean at Harvard Business School, suggests two sets of tools for clarifying your passions: — One is Continue Reading →

What growth looks like to a seed

Germinating seed

In the natural world, the path to fulfilment of an organism’s potential often involves the disruption of what was there before. A seed cannot grow without cracking open. A caterpillar cannot Continue Reading →

Listen to your inner voice — Steve Jobs

Don't let the noise of others drown out your own inner voice

Good advice here from Steve Jobs. But how can we achieve this when everything around us is churning and our inner voice is being drowned out by a hundred different messages Continue Reading →

Positive teams are more productive

An article in the Harvard Business Review tells us that researchers at the University of Michigan have discovered a way to improve employee performance without increasing perks, benefits, or deploying new processes. They Continue Reading →