Are these behavioural no nos stopping you from getting ahead at work?

As more and more process oriented jobs become automated, it should be no wonder that social skills will become more and more important over time. In a study by Harvard economist David Deming on workplace tasks over the last 40 years, he found that the importance and value placed on social skills increased by 24%Continue reading “Are these behavioural no nos stopping you from getting ahead at work?”

Future problems: Why planning how you’ll behave never really goes as planned…

So here’s a scenario I’m sure you’re familiar with: You’re out having fun and somebody reminds you of some obligation you’ve been putting off. Since you don’t really feel like dealing with the fun police, you look them square in the eyes and with a mischievous grin plastered across your face say “all good, that’sContinue reading “Future problems: Why planning how you’ll behave never really goes as planned…”