INspiration
665 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

“Whether you think you can, or you think you can't - you're right.”


― Henry Ford

Click here to edit the content
jana dittmer's insight:
Share your insight
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

Bestselling author Elizabeth Gilbert on THE PAUL HOLDENGRABER SHOW

Bestselling author Elizabeth Gilbert - "Eat, Pray, Love" and other works - on THE PAUL HOLDENGRABER SHOW. Appearing on the Intelligent Channel now: Ice-T
jana dittmer's insight:
Being the "bodyguard" of your time.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

Live to Your Potential: Life-Changing Lessons For All

Live to Your Potential: Life-Changing Lessons For All | INspiration | Scoop.it
Watch the talk by Eat, Pray, Love and Committed author Elizabeth Gilbert that people couldn't stop talking about at O's 10th anniversary celebration in New York City.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

Management Time: Who’s Got the Monkey?

Management Time: Who’s Got the Monkey? | INspiration | Scoop.it
The burdens of subordinates always seem to end up on the manager’s back. Here’s how to get rid of them.
jana dittmer's insight:
Take back control!
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

50+ Awesome Resources to Create Visual Notes, Graphic Recordings & Sketchnotes

50+ Awesome Resources to Create Visual Notes, Graphic Recordings & Sketchnotes | INspiration | Scoop.it
Buy and sell handcrafted, mousemade design content like vector patterns, icons, photoshop brushes, fonts and more at Creative Market.
jana dittmer's insight:
Share your insight
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

Leadership

Leadership | INspiration | Scoop.it
jana dittmer's insight:

"True leadership is about making other people better as a result of your presence—and making sure your impact endures in your absence." Anne Morriss, Robin J. Ely, and Frances X. Frei

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

THE 7 HABITS OF HIGHLY EFFECTIVE PEOPLE BY STEPHEN COVEY - ANIMATED BOOK REVIEW

THE 7 HABITS OF HIGHLY EFFECTIVE PEOPLE BY STEPHEN COVEY - ANIMATED BOOK REVIEW | INspiration | Scoop.it
The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen Covey (summary, review). The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People is one of the most influential books in s...
jana dittmer's insight:

1. Be proactive, manage what is in your control

2. Begin with the end in mind, do what you want to be able to say about yourself

3. Put first things first, do what you say, say what you do

4. Think win-win, no one has to lose

5. Seek first to understand, then to be understood, what benefit does your audience receive?

6. Synergize, collaboration gets you so much more

7. Sharpen the saw, build the base/foundation first

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

How to Set People Up for Success

How to Set People Up for Success | INspiration | Scoop.it
There’s no magic formula to set employees up for success, but there are some tried-and-true tips that will help them succeed at your workplace.
jana dittmer's insight:

1. set short term milestones (deliverables) to measure success

2. invite negotiation upfront to open the door for empowerment

3. set progress check ins for mutual accountability

 

Thanks, Darcie!

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

Why good leaders make you feel safe

Why good leaders make you feel safe | INspiration | Scoop.it
What makes a great leader? Management theorist Simon Sinek suggests, it’s someone who makes their employees feel secure, who draws staffers into a circle of trust. But creating trust and safety — especially in an uneven economy — means taking on big responsibility.
jana dittmer's insight:

love the airlines story - treating people as humans goes a long way.

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

How great leaders inspire action

How great leaders inspire action | INspiration | Scoop.it
Simon Sinek has a simple but powerful model for inspirational leadership all starting with a golden circle and the question "Why?" His examples include Apple, Martin Luther King, and the Wright brothers ...
(Filmed at TEDxPugetSound.)
jana dittmer's insight:

People "buy" when they believe what you believe. A product, an idea. Start with "Why."

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

The Internet's Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz (CC available: en,es,ru,fr,it,tr,cn,ja,vi) - YouTube

The film follows the story of programming prodigy and information activist Aaron Swartz. From Swartz's help in the development of the basic internet protocol...
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

What I Learned on My Vacation

What I Learned on My Vacation | INspiration | Scoop.it
I felt justified in taking time off — and providing it to others — because it fueled productivity. What never occurred to me was that taking time off might be something worth doing for its own sake, and as part of a more nourishing life.
jana dittmer's insight:
"When I’m working, I’m all in. And when I’m relaxing, I’m all out."
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

15 Surprising Things Productive People Do Differently

15 Surprising Things Productive People Do Differently | INspiration | Scoop.it
I recently interviewed over 200 ultra-productive people including seven billionaires, 13 Olympians, 20 straight-A students and over 200 successful entrepreneurs. I asked a simple, open-ended question, “What is your number one secret to productivity?” After analyzing all of their responses, I coded t
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

How The Economic Machine Works by Ray Dalio

Economics 101 -- "How the Economic Machine Works." Created by Ray Dalio this simple but not simplistic and easy to follow 30 minute, animated video answer
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

Elizabeth Gilbert: Flight of the Hummingbird - The Curiosity Driven Life - SuperSoul.tv

Elizabeth Gilbert: Flight of the Hummingbird - The Curiosity Driven Life - SuperSoul.tv | INspiration | Scoop.it
Elizabeth Gilbert takes us on a curious flight explaining why sometimes not having a passion can lead to an even more fulfilling life.
jana dittmer's insight:
Trust the Universe, trust yourself, and never be bullied.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

The Real Reason You're So Tired All the Time

The Real Reason You're So Tired All the Time | INspiration | Scoop.it
Elizabeth Gilbert on letting go of toxic friendships and people that are draining your energy.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

Tired of Useless Meetings? 9 Ways to Make Them More Effective. (Infographic)

Tired of Useless Meetings? 9 Ways to Make Them More Effective. (Infographic) | INspiration | Scoop.it
Agenda Item Number 1: Control your meetings so your meetings don't control you.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

you can't change what you don't notice

you can't change what you don't notice | INspiration | Scoop.it

you can't change what you don't notice With the proliferation of the "New Year, New You" mantra out there, it can be tempting to think you can transform into a better version of yourself simply through belief, and willpower.

jana dittmer's insight:

Once you have an idea of what fuels and what depletes your energy, you can begin to formulate a plan for making a change that lasts. 

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

Civility: The Vast Untapped Resource - ChiefExecutive.net | Chief Executive magazine

Civility: The Vast Untapped Resource - ChiefExecutive.net | Chief Executive magazine | INspiration | Scoop.it
How you—and everyone in your organization—treat others affects your company's reputation, relationships, and bottom line.
jana dittmer's insight:

Treating people well is not just a good principle to live by. It leads to better relationships, strengthens careers, increases productivity, and even improves profitability.


Treating others poorly affects everything: it diminishes business relationships, reputations in the community and the bottom line. Harsh remarks or expressing opinions in sarcastic or cynical ways can destroy the fabric of an organization

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

Dave Grohl's SXSW 2013 Keynote Speech

Dave Grohl's SXSW 2013 Keynote Speech | INspiration | Scoop.it
Dave Grohl has become the unofficial Mayor of Rock 'n' Roll. Watch Grohl's keynote address at the SXSW Music Festival in Austin, Texas.
jana dittmer's insight:

What's your voice?

more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

If You Can't Instill Hope, You'll Fail Miserably As A Leader

If You Can't Instill Hope, You'll Fail Miserably As A Leader | INspiration | Scoop.it
You may think you're an effective leader, but if you're crushing hope in your organization, you'll fail.
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by jana dittmer
Scoop.it!

What's a PEO and How Can It Help My Business?

What's a PEO and How Can It Help My Business? | INspiration | Scoop.it
Hint: It'll help out with all your business's HR needs.
more...
No comment yet.