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110+ Facilitation, Training & Development Methods

One of our assessment partners from Germany was kind enough to share an infographic he’d created with 50+ training methods and although my German is, um… not exceptional… after a long stretch staring at icons and throwing words into Google translate I think I mostly got the gist — and the gist I got was “that’s brilliant, mate!”

Nov 5, 2019

Topics: General Business

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70 Plus Communication Tools, Tips, Terms, Frameworks, Principles

For an absurd length of time, I’ve been promising myself that I would put together a storehouse of important models and concepts around communication, persuasion, relationships, rhetoric, argument, and debate.

Aug 12, 2019

Topics: Psychology- General Business

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A Treasure Trove of Quotes By Creativity & Education Expert Ken Robinson

As much as I enjoy the fabulous new TED Talks, I often find myself returning to Ken Robinson’s “Do Schools Kill Creativity?”, the single most watched talk on the TED website. Last count, it’s racked up over 80 million views (across TED and YouTube), and I think I’ve watched it myself 4 or 5 times. 

Apr 2, 2019

Topics: General Business

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Rejected By 12 Publishers. The Most Successful Book Series in History.

“You know you’ve found the hidden wisdom in your deepest scar when you view it as your greatest gift.” — J.K. Rowling

Apr 2, 2019

Topics: Emotional Intelligence- General Business

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Thought for the Week: One Generation’s Wisdom is Another Generation’s Madness

I don’t think any of us want to admit we’re essentially machine-fed brainwashed “sheeple,” but perhaps the most important reminder I can think to give myself on any given day of the week is around long-and-large perspective:

Feb 22, 2019

Topics: General Business

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54 Quotes Every Facilitator & Business Person Needs in Their Life

“A children’s story that can only be enjoyed by children is not a good children’s story in the slightest.”— C.S. Lewis. Upon glancing at the list below, you may be thinking, “What gives, Theo? These are not business quotes.”

Feb 20, 2019

Topics: General Business

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Revisiting a Business Classic: Good to Great (2001)

“What catapults a company from merely good to truly great? A five-year research project searched for the answer to that question, and its discoveries ought to change the way we think about leadership.”— Harvard Business Review, “10 Must-Reads on Leadership”

Feb 4, 2019

Topics: General Business

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The No.1 Office Perk, The Ultimate Model for Change, The Myths of Mindfulness

This post is part of our Learning Round-up series, designed to showcase informative and trending content from the last month or so, mainly revolving around HR, learning & development, productivity, psychology, and decision making.

Sep 24, 2018

Topics: General Business

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