Stories

Why to-do lists don’t work. Three time management lessons.

Nir Eyal is an investor, lecturer and best-selling author of books like “Hooked” and “Indistractible”. Nir claims you can change behavior and retain customers with behavioral d…

Performance management 2.0, beyond the swear word: 5 ideas for you.

Most employees consider annual reviews as the worst time of the year. Performance management 2.0 is all about looking at performance from a different perspective. Changing the aura around performance …

SMART goals are dead. Long live FAST goals: 5 tips on better goal setting.

It’s 1954. Peter Drucker publishes his book “The Practice of Management” and becomes a household, no, business-household-name. His concept of “SMART” (Specific, Measurabl…

Advice for beginners in OKR. Words are important: objectives or goals?

MyBig 5 is a performance management software that improves employee engagement. Now there’s a mouthful. What does that mean? Can’t we use other words to describe this? What about objective…

Less … is more. How the pursuit of less helps weekly goal setting.

Weekly goal setting by successful people and successful organisations. How do they do it? Why is it that successful doesn’t become very succesful automatically? Greg McKeown explains this with t…

Why 5 goals per week? Little-known Solution to laser focus in life.

He has well over 50 billion dollars to his name and consistently ranks among the wealthiest people in the world. Out of all the 20th century investors, Warren Buffett is the most successful. If you we…