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Bill Jarrard 6 Aug 2013 - 9:30am

The 'Why' Factor is crucial to success. The 'why' factor is crucial to success.  A feature story by Padma Iyer in the Weekend Australian's Professional section some time ago now, discusses this proposition with Simon Sinek explored in his new book Start with Why

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Bill Jarrard 5 Aug 2013 - 12:16pm

Reducing_Costs Last Thursday and Friday I was facilitating five 45-minute idea generation sessions for a major retailer who had brought together more than 300 store managers and buyers for two days in Melbourne.  The Overall Focus for these sessions was reducing the cost of doing business, and each group had between 60-70 participants.

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Bill Jarrard 1 Aug 2013 - 9:57am

What do I do now?

Last Monday I had the very good fortune to be facilitating a new workshop with a wonderful group of teachers, and it was a great learning experience for everyone, not least for me. 

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Bill Jarrard 31 Jul 2013 - 2:10pm

Smarter not Harder Miss Smith Had It Almost Right when she said ‘study hard now, so you don’t have to work hard later’.

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Jennifer Goddard 26 Jul 2013 - 9:20pm

The A-Z of the Uses and Benefits of Business Mapping by the team at Illumine in the UK

This guide was originally created for "Learning at Work" Day. It is a quick overview of some of the uses and benefits of Mind Mapping in Business. 

Appraisals – Business Maps are the easy way to prepare an appraisal on one page.

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Bill Jarrard 16 Jul 2013 - 5:45pm

BrainstormingWhy is it that we often get our best ideas when in the shower, at the gym or walking the dog?

It is because we

are allowing our brain to wander and daydream. It is important to give your brain time to relax, meditate, chill out or just settle, petal.

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Jennifer Goddard 16 Jul 2013 - 5:24pm

The Official Biography of TONY BUZAN
In his official Biography "The man who introduced the world to Mind Maps, Tony Buzan reveals that he loyally waited until after Michael Jackson's untimely demise before revealin
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Jennifer Goddard 16 Jul 2013 - 5:18pm

Speed Reading It's a well known fact that many of the most successful people in the world are highly effective readers, that is, they read strategically. 

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Bill Jarrard 12 Jul 2013 - 3:19pm

Successful people understand and manage the three basic elements of learning...

  • their Strategy for Reading
  • their Comprehension of what they're reading
  • and their ability to Recall and use information coming in.

When you understand how this three-legged stool of learning is enhanced you too will have the key to learning success.

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