Articles by Charlotte Giver
8 of the worst business decisions ever made
From Mars’ meltdown to Blockbuster’s blunder, we reveal some of the costliest mistakes to ever happen at the negotiating table.
7 reasons why career coaching can make you happy
Is your career going to plan? How about the other parts of your life? If you’re stuck in a dead-end job or feel you’ve somehow been drifting along a career path by accident rather than design and it’s making you unhappy, it’s not too late to do something about it.
How to boost your creative output at work by meditating
It’s a common misconception that to achieve great things you must work as hard as you possibly can and that anything other than extreme dedication to hard work will detract from your success. While focus and input are essential to productivity, giving yourself time to relax and allowing your mind to drift are also vital to the creative process.
‘Just do it!’ Finding motivation at your lowest point
Whether it’s achieving a target at work, losing a certain amount of weight, or saving money for your dream purchase; finding motivation can be incredibly difficult at the most important times. Although many challenges come with a physical battle, conquering a lack of motivation and overcoming personal hurdles undoubtedly begins within our own minds.
How to make your idea the 1 in 5000 that actually makes money
Ever dreamed of developing your own products based around an idea you thought up, but didn’t have a clue how to get started?
5 things you can do today that will make you happier, according to a life coach
We know how important it is to take small steps to appreciate happiness, and so we worked with top life coach Carole Ann Rice, to reveal the five things we all can do daily to feel that little bit happier.
Travel with a purpose: How to combine your favorite hobbies with traveling
In our modern and hectic world, it seems that the days of traveling just for the sake of it are mostly over for many of us. Mindlessly wandering around as a tourist is a bit passé; nowadays, it is much better if you can let your favorite pastimes take you to new places, combining both kinds of fun at the same time.
5 deadly investment mistakes you must avoid
Making an investment is both a terrifying and satisfying thing to do. For one, you know that you are going to enjoy some prolific benefits if your investment bears fruits. You also know that you might lose everything if anything goes awry. These contrasting qualities make many people both eager and reluctant to get into the business.
Impressing is in your best interest: How to be taken seriously at work
Being taken seriously at work takes time and trust. The earlier you can prove yourself, the sooner you’ll be able to perform to your best ability.
How to bring creative ideas to life in 4 steps
Even the best business idea in the world will fail if it isn’t executed properly.
How to make your healthy habits even healthier
Consider yourself healthy and active? With Summer on the horizon, there’s no doubt you’re putting your health at the top of your agenda to feel and look your best once the sunshine starts heading our way. Here, we have listed some small lifestyle changes that can make your healthy habits even healthier!
How to detach from work to preserve your mental well-being
Mentally distracting oneself from work during out of work hours can help restore emotional, cognitive and spiritual resources lost because of long hours, work stress and demands.
How to reach 10,000 steps a day, even when you work long hours
If you’re into health and wellbeing, you’ve no doubt come across the argument for the positive benefits of walking 10,000 steps a day. With the increasing popularity of wearable fitness trackers, it’s a concept that’s as relevant as ever. However, with many of us working in sedentary jobs, it can be a struggle to hit this goal. So, the wellbeing experts at CABA have worked with us on an article revealing how to achieve those 10,000 steps a day.
10 things you need to know if you’re moving abroad
Moving your whole life from one country to another can truly be an exciting part of your life but also a stressful time, so you want to make sure you have everything in order before you settle down in the new country. If you ask us, this is is imperative if you want to start on the right foot.
10 mood boosters to bring you out of your funk
If things start looking dark, there are a few different ways you can try to distract yourself and lift your mood.
10 ways to reward your staff without giving a raise
If you have an employee who is doing a sterling job and you’d like to thank them in some way, but are lacking the resources to offer a pay-rise, then worry not as there are many other ways you can reward them.
7 ways to make your commute more productive
For many people, the commute into work can seem like a huge waste of time and not to mention monotonous and mundane – yet there are so many ways you can make this time productive and start your day off right.
Sounds of silence: Could ‘colored noise’ be the secret to better sleep?
Those of us in search of a better night’s sleep might assume the best environment for this is one of silence. But could the solution actually lie in immersing ourselves in more colored noise?