Motivation(56)

The drive for discipline

Chris Shambrook psychologist talks to Helen Glover MBE about her motivation, discipline and the impact other people had on her drive to succeed.

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Why Employee Engagement is in danger of disappearing up its own arse

In episode 12 Chris Shambrook talks to Keith Hatter about his popular LinkedIn article on Employee engagement. Sit back and enjoy!

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Rule #7

Don't motivate people.

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How to take back control

This fix is all about you taking control and being able to have a very simple check that keeps you in control as often as possible. Follow the 3 steps […]

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Leadership is a (worthy) burden

In episode 7 we talk to Keith Hatter CEO of PlanetK2 about Leadership. The podcast explores challenges leaders face, motivation and what skills and knowledge are needed to be a […]

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Motivation and the 3 key ingredients

In episode 4 we speak to our human performance expert Dr Chris Shambrook about Motivation. The podcast covers a range of areas including how to develop a helpful motivational climate, […]

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The Performance Fix 04
How to take control of your day

Learn how to take control of your day by watching our 60 second performance fix.

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Experience and Motivation - a heady mix?

There’s an interesting performance journey we go on in motivational terms when we develop from novice to expert and it’s worth thinking about how we can seek to balance the combination of motivation and experience over time.

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The Power of Connection

We recently published a blog on choosing your ‘battle’ mentality to challenge and adversity – based on some work we’d been doing with GM Holden in Australia. So we’re delighted that it’s prompted this weeks guest blog from Ashley Winnett, Executive Director of Human Resources at GM Holden.

Posted in: Blog postsMotivationthe basics

Continuous improvement – what are YOU doing?

There’s a lot of airtime given to ‘continuous improvement’ in the workplace. For us, improvement is an attitude and a set of behaviours. In the workplace, our approach to learning, […]

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Are you using your Battle Mentality?

I’m writing this from Melbourne Airport, en route back home to the UK after a great couple of weeks working with some of our Australian customers. Airports make me reflect – they represent endings and beginnings, so it seems like the perfect time to put pen to paper.

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How to channel childhood heroes to inspire goals that deliver

Our blog star this week is AXA Senior HR business partner Ben Andrews, a previous customer of ours who is on his quest to emulate a boyhood hero and discover something about himself along the way! Ben’s hero was Rocky Balboa; the grit, determination, dedication, pain and triumph...fist thrust defiantly in the air, theme tune ringing in his ears, young Ben was inspired.

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