Is The Future In Contingent?

Contingent Workforce’s, here is a concept that seems to be becoming more common place in the 2016 employment market. A vaguely similar idea of mercenaries has been around for centuries fighting battles under emperors who they have no real respect or affiliation to. My first introduction to this was watching the 2004 Hollywood film “Troy”

The Affect Of TED Talks On Performance In The Workplace.

Don’t you just love the TED (ted.com) organisation?   Having instant access to the world’s thought leaders for FREE has provided benefits to many millions of people all over the world. As an avid consumer of the product, I would like to thank both TED and every presenter who has ever taken the time to share

Getting The Job Done!

Emails…social media…phone calls… texts… tweets… intranet chat… How many of you are distracted by one or all of these things in any one hour at work? Think about it – you get into work, you are focused.  You start getting the job done.  Then… ching.. a text comes in… hhmmm, better have a look what

New Year Resolution: Be Yourself

“Be yourself, everyone else is already taken” – Oscar Wilde. Who are you trying to be anyway? I was once advised that as a manager of a team of people, I should prepare myself at the beginning of each working day as if I was about to go on stage in a live performance.  I