Great Expectations – iPhone 7 and the risks of exceeding expectations

Great Expectations – The Risks of Exceeding Expectations and How to Manage Them When working for your clients, customers, team, manager etc, exceeding their expectations sounds like exactly what you should be doing; but not necessarily.  Let me explain the risks of exceeding expectations and how to manage them for success. Take Apple as an example. … More Great Expectations – iPhone 7 and the risks of exceeding expectations

Eat a Live Frog!

This is one of the best pieces of advice I’ve heard is: “Eat a live frog first thing in the morning and nothing worse will happen to you the rest of the day.” – Mark Twain. Its a bit like “Eat your greens first so that you enjoy the rest of your meal”. Essentially, identify your hardest … More Eat a Live Frog!

Who is your Kryptonite? (And how to overcome them)

Everyone has someone at work who is their kryptonite, someone who makes you feel powerless, threatened and at risk. Here’s how to deal with them. Remember that they are only one person, and one person seldom has complete power over you.  Surround yourself with others who do support you and what you do.  They could … More Who is your Kryptonite? (And how to overcome them)