If you only had 30 seconds, how would you sell yourself professionally? What would be your personal sales pitch or so-called elevator pitch? To learn more about how to confidently define and articulate your purpose and your value proposition, read on.
MAMILs, middle-aged spread and the mid-life crisis; surely there’s more to middle age than that? Thank goodness, then, for the words of analytical psychologist Carl Jung, who believed that ‘the greatest potential for growth and self realisation exists in the second half of life.’ The secret is in knowing your purpose.
Moving jobs is one of those major life changes that can provide huge benefits if all goes well but can spell disaster if it doesn’t go according to plan. All the more reason to make sure you’ve made a purposeful decision that is firmly on track with your personal goals and aspirations.
One thing’s for certain, none of us know how many tomorrows we have left. That’s something we’ve no control over. So, making the most of all of our todays means ensuring we are living a fulfilling and purpose driven life. Which, in turn, requires us to establish our ‘raison d’être’. Are you ready to find your why?
The brain uses a quarter of the body’s entire energy supply, yet only accounts for about two percent of the body’s mass. So how does this unique organ receive and, perhaps more importantly, rid itself of vital nutrients? New research suggests it has to do with sleep.
A frank and amusing talk from Larry Smith, who explains that if you don’t find the highest expression of your talent, if you just settle for ‘interesting’, if you don’t pursue your passion … you will fail to fulfill your dream career. Watch his talk to gain inspiration not to hide behind excuses, but to…
Neuroscientist Daniel Levitin thinks there’s a way to avoid making critical mistakes in stressful situations, when your thinking becomes clouded — the pre-mortem. “We all are going to fail now and then,” he says. “The idea is to think ahead to what those failures might be.”