Frank Bradley

Growth

Book Review: Tribes By Seth Godin

In my last Bloggertone post I shared with you a technique that I had just discovered for getting more out of the books that I read. The technique was called a "Net Out" where you write a one page overview of the book. I'd like to now share with you now my first ever "Net Out" which reviews the book "Tribes", written by Seth Godin in late 2008.
September 6, 2011 732 Reads share

Growth

Getting The Most Out Of Your Reading

One of the areas I've struggled with and continue to struggle with, is how to get the most out of a good book, especially one in which I'm learning lots of new things that I might be able to apply in my life. The essence of the post is an overview of a technique called a "Net Out", in which you "distill the key insights from the book and then determine what you are going to do differently in your life as a result".
August 9, 2011 712 Reads share

Marketing

Gamification: The Next Big Thing In Marketing?

If you keep up to speed with the latest developments in the tech world, you’ll probably have heard that there is a new kid in town threatening to steal the crown of Social Media. It’s called...
June 15, 2011 1,000 Reads share

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Stay Focused: Decide What Is Important

Horizons of Focus is an excellent tool for enabling you to look at your life from different perspectives and as a guide for focusing your day to day activities...
May 16, 2011 930 Reads share

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What Have Tomatoes Got To Do With Productivity?

Anyone who has read my Bloggertone posts for the last year will know that I have a keen passion about productivity and making oneself more effective. The Pomodoro Technique is a productivity approach...
April 20, 2011 664 Reads share

Management

Encouraging Continuous Self Development Among Employees

Continuous Self Development is where individuals commit themselves to improving their knowledge and understanding throughout their careers. In this article we will look at why it is important for organisations to encourage personal development.
January 18, 2011 1,710 Reads share

Growth

What Makes An After Action Review Successful

In part 2, I want to follow up with an overview of what needs to be done to ensure that an After Action Review is successful. Let’s get straight to it, with my 8 new tips...
November 24, 2010 1,332 Reads share

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8 Ways To Use Mind Maps For Business

A few years ago I was introduced to Mind Maps by a colleague as a way of organising and structuring my thoughts. In this post I'd like to share some thoughts I have about where Mind Maps can be used effectively in business...
October 27, 2010 1,499 Reads share