Peak Performance
716 views | +0 today
Follow
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Rescooped by Tony Phillips from Life @ Work
Scoop.it!

The Secret To Winning An Argument Is Ridiculously Simple

The Secret To Winning An Argument Is Ridiculously Simple | Peak Performance | Scoop.it
If you want to change someone's opinion, don't ask them for reasons.

Via Barb Jemmott
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Tony Phillips from Life @ Work
Scoop.it!

Signs You're Being Passive-Aggressive

Signs You're Being Passive-Aggressive | Peak Performance | Scoop.it

And how to get over it. 

 

When was the last time you did any of the following at work?

* You didn’t share your honest view on a topic, even when asked.

* You got upset with someone, but didn’t let them know why.

* You procrastinated on completing a deliverable primarily because you just didn’t see the value in it.

* You praised someone in public, but criticized them in private.

* You responded to an exchange with, “Whatever you want is fine. Just tell me what you want me to do,” when in actuality, it wasn’t fine with you.


Via Barb Jemmott
Tony Phillips's insight:

An interesting article, it also highlights how quality coaching can uncover leadership obstacles.

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Tony Phillips from Life @ Work
Scoop.it!

Five Simple Ways To Bring Out The Best In Others

Five Simple Ways To Bring Out The Best In Others | Peak Performance | Scoop.it
Do your best, and you might have a nice little career. Bring out the best in others, and you can change the world. Do the math - to accomplish anything significant, you have to involve other people.

Via Barb Jemmott
more...
Marianne Cloeren's curator insight, August 5, 2014 8:22 AM

This line caught my interest - is there a way to communicate this to injured employees who are getting stuck in disability thinking? "With persistence, you can communicate two critical lessons: you have talent burning inside you, and you can bring it out if you are willing to put in sufficient effort."  How do we help patients see the way out of bad situations, especially when it seems the systems conspire to keep them stuck?

Helen Teague's curator insight, August 5, 2014 12:14 PM

Smiling while I read this post...thanks Barb for the original scoop!

Graeme Reid's curator insight, August 6, 2014 10:51 PM

Bring out the best in others, and you can change the world.