Leadership

9 Habits of Worry-Free Leaders

Today’s world is extremely chaotic. There are new challenges to face every day. Globalization has significantly widened the playing field. Technology is changing rapidly. In addition, the apparent global expectation of responding immediately to everyone—while staying on top of everything and simultaneously giving better service—is raising the pressure to a frenzied level. Is the velocity of change going to slow? On the contrary, it’s going to accelerate.

What I’m seeing as a Worry Management Expert is that because the changes are so rapid and profound, individuals at every level of business are stressed. Changes breed uncertainty and uncertainty creates fear.… Read More

Tongue Kwon Do: Bringing Out the Best in People at Their Worst

In helping organizations create corporate cultures of calm and harmony instead of worry and stress, I’ve discovered that one of the highest ranking causes of anxiety in the workplace is dealing with negative people. If negative people on your team are causing your stress levels to rise, what you need is a little self-defence. While you might not need to be skilled in tae kwon do; a little Tongue Kwon Do can go a long way.

Tongue Kwon Do (a phrase I coined in 2004) is the art of communication. It involves arming yourself with phrases that will help you… Read More