How a poverty mindset could be harming your career

When people grow up in an environment that’s filled with scarcity, their narratives are markedly different to those of people who grow up with abundance. Many years ago, there was an experiment more affectionately known as the marshmallow test. In it, children were offered one marshmallow now or two marshmallows if they were willing toContinue reading “How a poverty mindset could be harming your career”

Why you should make your goals SMART if you want to achieve them

Try as hard as we may, if we’re not hell-bent on pursuing something, the temptations of distraction, of pursuing anything and everything else that could fill our time, compounded with all the excuses we tell ourselves mean that more often than not we’re set up for failure as soon as we begin something new. WhileContinue reading “Why you should make your goals SMART if you want to achieve them”

Why people can’t seem to stay indoors and what we can do about it: a behavioural look at COVID-19

In our last article, we looked at the potential reasons for people’s impulse shopping and the spike in fear.┬áNow lets delve into what looks like the opposite phenomenon: why people don’t seem able to follow the request to stay at home! We know physical distancing can make a huge difference, so why don’t people doContinue reading “Why people can’t seem to stay indoors and what we can do about it: a behavioural look at COVID-19”