Your Resolution to Pay Attention is a Good Investment

I’m looking out over a misty sea, the waves rolling in on a new year.  It’s time, they say, to obsess about New Year’s Resolutions and what I’ll pay attention to in 2011! Now, this is my question today: How do I make sure that when I “pay” my attention, I make a good “investment”? […]

Attention Management Tip For Productivity

“Focus your undivided attention on a task during an uninterrupted block of time.” This is today’s “attention management” tip for productivity in your work, from Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi, as explained in his book Good Business – Leadership, Flow and the Making of Meaning. On average it takes you between 15 minutes and an hour to complete […]

Are you a true entrepreneur?

Do you see yourself as truly entrepreneurial? Do you lead your teams, manage your business processes and master yourself like an entrepreneur? Use Christoff Oosthuysen’s quick test to see how you measure up. It is called the 3 x 3 of True Entrepreneurship and it is based on the understanding that true entrepreneurs operate on […]

You already know how to be great

You already have inside of you what you need to achieve your most important goals. So what is keeping you back? You need: – Faith in yourself and others; – Fire in your commitment and actions; and – Focus in what you choose to pay attention to. These are the three elements Alan Fine says […]

Perform as a team

Perform as a team

Christoff Oosthuysen is the resident business coach on Randall Abrahams’ weekly radio show, Point of View.   Here is another of the weekly BizTips…     Today’s BizTip is for entrepreneurs and business owners who would like to succeed by doing more of what they love doing and are great at, while they know the […]