June 2013

There are probably many ways we can improve our creativity but some scientists are focusing their efforts on finding out how that happens; studying what’s going on in our brains, when we experience ‘insight’. In the BBC’s Horizon programme ‘The Creative Brain‘ these scientists conduct experiments which track brain activity via an EEG cap, as […]

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Scottish Independence is a talking point for many Scots at home and abroad, as we edge our way towards 2014 and the polling stations to determine the future of Scotland and the Scottish people – but there’s something fishy going on, as far as I’m concerned, and that’s before I mention Salmond and Sturgeon! Both […]

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In the last blog I talked about overcoming obstacles in the team, this one will talk about personal barriers to having the perfect team. Apart from the obvious problems a team faces, there are issues that individuals bring to work, mostly unaware of their presence or impact on everything; workmates, targets, sales and / or […]

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Every team has obstacles to face; some are fairly easy to spot – meeting sales and other targets, expansion, creating the next best thing or taking the business to the next level. Others are not so simple and can be difficult or completely insurmountable – with built-in stress-factor 10. These are the unseens at work. […]

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