Leadership Development

Leadership Development
Leadership, what is it and what is the difference between being a manager and being a leader?. Definitions of leadership, there is not a single definition that everyone agrees on. Manfred Kets de Vries, a professor at INSEAD, says that leadership is a set of characteristics, behaviour patterns, personality attributes that makes certain individuals more effective in achieving a set goal or objective. Another way of describing leadership is to say that, to get the best out of people,

Leadership: Is It For You?

Leadership: Is It For You?
Leadership is something that is fundamentally part of a society. It is necessary in any good society that someone stands up and takes charge. Leadership is essential, we know that, but does that mean everyone out there is a leader? The fact of the matter is that some individuals are not made to be leaders. They are followers. And just as important in society as leaders are followers. So, where do you lie? Are you going to play leadership

Audiences Are Your Friend

Audiences Are Your Friend
Audiences Are Your Friend For the rank amateur to the ignorant professional, audiences create the same effect no matter how small they are to a speaker. Fear and anxiety. From a single person to a crowd as big as the fans in the Super Bowl, speaking in front of a serious listening audience is the true test and baptism of fire. Despite this, audiences are predictable. Audiences listen to you because they want to learn something from the speaker.

Why You MUST Eat Your Vitamins if You Want to Lose Weight

Why You MUST Eat Your Vitamins if You Want to Lose Weight
Why You MUST Eat Your Vitamins if You Want to Lose Weight Too many people who are trying to lose weight will focus purely on their macronutrients. These are things like carbohydrates and proteins – the basic food groups that we can break all food down into. While this might appear to make sense though, the unfortunate reality is that it misses out some very crucial details. Specifically, focussing purely on carbs vs fats and the calories therein means

How to Ask Someone Out on a Date

How to Ask Someone Out on a Date
No more hesitations, this is the moment you have been dreaming of and only you could push it to reality. But, how could you have that dream date? Of course, you have to start from the top. And, that is to ask the person you are interested out on a date. Well, how could you invite a person out? Do you need to be aggressive? Do you need to play safe? Tips to ask someone out would surely be

Valentine’s Day for Single Girls

Valentine’s Day for Single Girls
For most people, being alone on Valentine’s Day is simply no fun. Women especially find being alone on Valentine’s Day to be depressing and lonely. However, just because you are not in a relationship does not mean you can’t have a good time on Valentine’s Day. With a little creativity, single girls can have a great Valentine’s Day that they will remember for years and years. In fact they may find they have a better time when they are

Valentine’s Day Date Ideas

Valentine’s Day Date Ideas
For many Valentine’s Day is one day of the year where couples really want to have a great date and show their partner how much they love them and care about them. However, many people have a great deal of trouble deciding planning a Valentine’s Day. This may be because there is a great deal of pressure to plan a fabulous date or simply because the person planning the date just doesn’t know how to plan a great date

How to Find Time Management Games

How to Find Time Management Games
Are you looking for a fun and exciting way to make better use of your time? If you regularly find yourself late for meetings or missing important deadlines, you may need to improve your time management. Although the playing of games isn’t always associated with putting your time to good use, it can be. As great as it is to hear that time management games can help you learn how to make better use of your time, you may

How and Why You Should Play Time Management Games

How and Why You Should Play Time Management Games
Have you heard of time management games before? If you are an avid internet user, you may have. Unfortunately, many individuals make the mistake of assuming that time management games are just for fun. Some actually go as far to say that time management games are a waste of time. Yes, they can be in some instances, but did you also know that time management games may be able help you practice managing your time? Before focusing on the

If you want to give your loved ones cards this Valentine’s day

If you want to give your loved ones cards this Valentine’s day
there are several things you can do to make the cards unique. Below, I will include some self-made, do it yourself type of projects because people tend to really appreciate gifts and cards that are made by you because it shows that you have put in time and effort to the card. If you are not the crafty type, do not fear; the following ideas offer minimal cutting and gluing. You’re in safe territory. Simple Hearts: Fold a red

Spending Valentine’s Day Alone

Spending Valentine’s Day Alone
Whether you are in a committed relationship and your partner is away for the holidays or you just do not have a date on Valentine’s Day, spending this day alone can be very sad for some people. Women especially are likely to dwell on the fact that they are alone this day but some men may wish they had someone special to spend the day with as well. However, spending Valentine’s Day alone does not have to be such

Romantic Valentine’s Day Gifts

Romantic Valentine’s Day Gifts
Some may argue that Valentine’s Day is the most romantic day of the year. So what better way to celebrate this truly magical day than by giving someone you love a gift that is incredibly romantic? This may sound like a simple concept but many people involved in a romantic relationship often have a great deal of trouble selecting a romantic gift for their partner on Valentine’s Day. If you want to surprise your loved one with a really

Planning a Trip on Valentine’s Day

Planning a Trip on Valentine’s Day
Whisking your partner away on a surprise, two week long exotic vacation may seem like an extremely romantic idea for a Valentine’s Day gift but it does not always work out that way. In theory a surprise vacation is incredibly romantic but in reality it can often be filled with complications which put a damper on the trip. However, it is possible to plan a trip for Valentine’s Day and have it turn out to be an absolutely incredible

Time Management Games for Kids

Time Management Games for Kids
Are you a parent who would like to teach your children about time management? If you are, you may want to share with them the importance of properly using time, as well as tips on how to go about doing so. Although you will have a number of different options, in terms of approaches taken, you may want to examine time management games for kids. For the most part, you will find that time management games for kids have

Time Management and Parents

Time Management and Parents
Are you a parent? If you are, do you know how to manage your time properly? If not, you will want to make changes right away. All individuals can benefit from being able to properly manage their time, but parents can often benefit the most. With that said, parents also stand to lose the most. As nice as it is to hear that all parents should have a proper sense of time and know how to properly manage it,

Knowing What Moisturizer to Use Is Knowing About Your Skin, Part 1

Knowing What Moisturizer to Use Is Knowing About Your Skin, Part 1
  It does this by having a protective layer of lipids that coat the body and protect the top layer of skin. When we work and play in our daily lives, the daily activities will often strip our skin of this protective layer. Moisturizers contain oil-soluble molecules that help to restore the skin to its natural condition. If a product can really do this, wouldn't it be in your best interest to get the best possible brand to enhance