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Laughter Yoga started in 1995 by Dr Madan Kataria in a park in Mumbai with just five participants. Today there are over 10,000 laughter clubs in 76 different countries – just showing the need to laugh around the world. Laughter Yoga is based on the principal that your body doesn’t know the - Read More...
 
Posted by Guest Author on 13.09.16
Let’s stop stereotyping whole generations of people and look more closely at the similarities and differences that make us all who we are. Human beings love to categorise things. It is core to the way we make sense of the world and one way of - Read More...
 
Posted by GrahameB on 07.09.16
I was delighted to see the Government’s recent ad campaign promoting the benefits of apprenticeships and giving much needed air time to the many and varied opportunities that exist. It’s great that Apprenticeships are getting exposure but at the same time I was disheartened to see the adverts - Read More...
 
Posted by Guest Author on 07.09.16
Recently we hosted a ‘wellbeing and performance’ webinar for UN leaders, inviting them to stand back from their day to day pressures to reflect on their resourcefulness and expand their options for keeping resilient. It seems as humans we need a certain level of pressure to perform. But - Read More...
 
Posted by Guest Author on 22.08.16

Interestingly, there is this multinational company whose training explicitly explores boredom. They start with the scenario: “You are at work. You have had no break. What you are doing seems meaningless to you. You notice an unpleasant feeling slowly rise within.Your - Read More...

 
Posted by Guest Author on 10.08.16
A catalyst for change in workplace learning An apprenticeship levy comes into force in April 2017 that will have significant financial implications for most businesses so it makes sense to prepare early. So what is it? The Levy is effectively a tax to fund and - Read More...
 
Posted by Guest Author on 02.08.16
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The bed is on the agenda. Opinion leaders are encouraging you and your organisation to pay attention to your bed behaviour, your ‘sleep hygiene’. It was certainly a topic of conversation with a group of senior leaders on a retreat recently. Leading lives busy with - Read More...
 
Posted by Guest Author on 19.07.16
For some time now the business pundits have been talking about the speed of change, its exponential nature and how we are all living in a VUCA (volatile, uncertain, complex, ambiguous) world. ‘Unprecedented’ seems to be used more and more to describe everything from the weather to the threat of - Read More...
 
Posted by Guest Author on 11.07.16
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