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  • A Whole New Mind
  • Engagement is Not Enough
  • The Book of Happiness
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  • Working With Emotional Intelligence
  • The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People
  • The E-Myth

Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Own It

Did you know that you are 100% capable of creating your ideal worklife? Taking responsibility for your experience of work is not only very empowering, it is essential!

We spend 1/3 of our life and 1/2 or more of our waking hours in the workplace - we might as well enjoy them! Also, happy and successful people at work:
  • collaborate better with others
  • are more creative
  • are better problem solvers
  • have more energy
  • are more motivated
  • are much healthier
  • learn faster
  • make fewer mistakes
  • make better decisions.

Being happy at work is pretty much a no-brainer. However....easier said than done.

The workplace is dynamic - the personalities, changing work priorities, increasing workload, decreasing resources, expectations of various stakeholders; need I go on? There's no wonder it all gets too much at times.

But there are ways to manage all of these pressures successfully, that don't involve getting a better diary system or attending another time management workshop. Exciting ways to take back control of your worklife for good.

These strategies involve dealing with limiting beliefs once and for all, learning how to think, talk and focus resourcefully, and prioritising being of service to others, just for starters. Check out more at

I'll share more in my next post.