If people are already motivated, the question now is, how motivated are they? The answer lies in the 6 “motivational outlooks” on the spectrum of motivation. These outlook do not form a continuum. At one moment, we might operate in… Read More ›
“When we activate optimal motivation for ourselves, we provide more than a role model – we create a ripple effect that encourages our people’s optimal motivation.” The carrot-and-stick approach to motivation might work in the short term, but most likely… Read More ›
Berkata Malik bin Dinar, “Sesungguhnya jika badan sakit, maka makan, minum, tidur dan rehat tidak akan selesa baginya. Begitu juga dengan HATI. Apabila ia cenderung kepada DUNIA (sakit cinta dunia), maka nasihat-nasihat tidak lagi berguna baginya.” (Kitab Shifatush Shafwah)
if we persist in blaming, we will lose our own sense of vitality.
Because a journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
Some further details on NVC NVC-style conflict resolution differs from other methods of resolving disputes. Traditionally, conflict mediators focus on issues while offering an outside perspective to help the involved parties reach an agreement about those issues. With NVC, the… Read More ›
Let’s cultivate each of these traits: “Authenticity” by “letting go of what others think”; “Self-compassion” by rejecting “perfectionism”; A “resilient spirit” by relinquishing feeling numbed and helpless; “Gratitude and joy” by giving up “scarcity and fear of the dark”; “Intuition”… Read More ›
Here are some of my notes on writing press release
Next stop, what’s the trick in writing reports?
A simple note on how to write for the web.
Writing sales materials would . . .
“However unpleasant the feedback pill might be, think how much worse the experience would be if any of your mistakes were shared with a wider audience.”
Yes, purposely add ‘stuff’ in the header to make it a bit less formal.
عَنْ عَبْدِ اللَّهِ بن مَسْعُودٍ، قَالَ: قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ:إِنَّ أَوْلَى النَّاسِ بِي يَوْمَ الْقِيَامَةِ أَكْثَرُ النَّاسِ عَلَيَّ صَلاةً. From ‘Abdullah Bin Masoud who said: The Messenger (pbuh) said: ‘Indeed, those who are nearest to me on… Read More ›
Definition: One’s ability to adapt, recover and become stronger after going through difficult situations. The 5-steps approach to develop resilience could easily be referred to T.H.I.N.K T – Take Control Take control of managing changes in life. And also take… Read More ›
Key Take-aways His life structured around the 5 daily prayers. He was sent to perfect good character Incorporate dua (supplication) for every action that we take. He begins his day with gratitude, recognizing what a gift it is to be… Read More ›
Most organizations want to hire employees to perform a set of tasks or to fill a vacant ‘box’. So they advertise the available job, offer a competitive compensation package, and a queue forms. The queue is made up of people… Read More ›
Authenticity as a professional virtue is wildly overrated since its real-world costs frequently outweigh its promised benefits
In case I need to remember or revisit my priorities.