How the day of the week affects your decisions by Jet Sanders


Does the day of the week affect your daily decisions? Do you think you would make the same business decision on Monday than on Thursday? You have the key in this fantastic vídeo courtesy of Tedx talks  
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No risk, no reward: 3 top TED talks on how to take more risks

The greatest opportunities in life come from taking risks. Not all risks will pay off yet allowing fear to keep you in your comfort zone rather than embracing risk as an opportunity to succeed means you're probably sabotaging your best chances of success. Here, Amy Vetter shares three TED talks that explore risk taking and how celebrating failure, accepting rejection, and gaining the confidence to take on bigger and bolder risks will help you "seize opportunities when they arise and perhaps...
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This half-hour exercise can get you out of your career rut

When you're in a rut you run out of ideas and lack the inspiration you need for tackling problems efffectively and moving your business or career forward. Being too close to problems can narrow your thinking and make it more difficult to come up with creative solutions. And when you're stuck in a rut, the more you spin your tires, the more stuck you become. This is when you need to take a break and put some "physical as well as mental distance" between you and work, writes Benjamin Hardy. H...
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13 signs of high emotional intelligence

To be successful in life we all need to develop the necessary emotional intelligence to better understand, negotiate with, and work cooperatively with other people. Being emotionally intelligent means being aware of how emotions can drive your behavior and impact other people, learning how to manage your own emotions, and helping other people to manage theirs. To help you gauge how well you manage yourself and your relationships, and identify key areas for improveme...
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Don’t know what you want? Improve these 7 universal skills

There are some people who have always known what they wanted to do and others whose conviction has grown over time, yet it isn't the worst thing in the world if you don't know what you want to do in life. You don't need to know your exact destination; you just need a rough idea where you're going, says Darius Foroux. And while you're figuring it out, it's important to keep learning. In a recent blog post, Foroux shares his top tips on accepting the uncertainty, knowing your direction, and t...
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