3 ways to label and deal with emotions according to Susan David

Dealing effectively with emotions is a key leadership skill. Labeling our emotions is an important first step in dealing with them. This is harder than it sounds; many of us struggle to identify exactly what we feel, and often the most obvious label isn’t actually the most accurate one. We have been trained to believe…

Wakey Wakey, Rise and Shine! The benefits of waking up early.

Waking up early has something magical. The fresh smell of the air in the morning, the fresh breeze in your face and the silence, makes it that way. It gives you a feeling of freedom and freshness. If you would tell me a year ago to wake up every morning at 6.30am, I would kindly…

The Corporate Wellbeing Coach

The Corporate Wellbeing Coach is an inspirational book, written by Hercules Academy coach Serge Haubourdin. It sheds light on the energetical dynamics of individuals and groups that occur when the psyche is combined with a conscious lifestyle as a whole and in terms of nutrition and exercise. The key elements of the book (job crafting,…

10 mindfulness minutes a day keep the shrink away

The modern-day busyness gives a lot of people the feeling that they’re becoming reactive in their approach and that they lose control over their day. There is however a method that can help all of us. And that method is… mindfulness. Rasmus Hougaard and Jacqueline Carter recently posted an interesting article in Harvard Business Review…