Leadership Struggles and How to Fix Them

Leadership Struggles and How to Fix Them

Becoming a leader can be a challenging but rewarding experience. However, just simply being put into a leadership position does not make you a great leader. When people are promoted leadership positions they require leadership training. If they don’t receive...
3 Common Mistakes Virtual Leaders Make

3 Common Mistakes Virtual Leaders Make

Disruption has brought about significant change globally to how we work. Along with this change, the way you lead within a business has changed too. Let’s explore some of the common mistakes that virtual leaders make.   1. Micromanagement of online workers...
Is a 4 day work week the new norm?

Is a 4 day work week the new norm?

4 day work week beneifts Is the 4 day work week going to be the new norm for workplaces? For decades, the 5 day work week has been the go-to. Despite all the changes that have occurred within the workplace over the last 50 years, this weekly structure has persisted....
Getting the most out of your Employees

Getting the most out of your Employees

Employee retention and the work week structure For many people, working from home has provided a way to better understand their own personal working preferences. Many employers are still being persistent in their traditional workday and workweek structure. Though...
How to be More Curious

How to be More Curious

We are all naturally curious creatures. So why does it feel like sometimes we run out of it? Well, it’s because it’s in hiding — don’t worry it hasn’t run away from you. Keep reading to see how you can be more curious and benefit from curiosity! You see, when we as...
Building Your Adaptability Skills

Building Your Adaptability Skills

It seems like every day brings along a new disruption. How do you stay adaptable through it all? We thought we would share a couple of simple things that you could apply to help build your adaptability. Self-Care It is very difficult to perform, let alone be...
4 Easy Hacks to Beat the Mid-Afternoon Slump

4 Easy Hacks to Beat the Mid-Afternoon Slump

You may notice that a couple hours after lunch, no matter how much coffee you have, you feel lethargic and tired. If you are feeling the fatigue, it is because your body’s natural sleep rhythms are kicking in, known as the circadian rhythm, which regulates your sleep....
How to Learn the Most You Can From Reading

How to Learn the Most You Can From Reading

Everyone at Magical Learning loves to read! If you’re the same, here are a few ways in which you can maximise your learning according to our Director of learning: Danette Fenton Menzies.   On deciding what to read…  Let’s start with when you first go to a bookstore....
Active Learning

Active Learning

With the world changing so fast we need to consider ways to boost learning for everyone.  Active learning is where you are involved and interacting with the learning. The brain science is clear that passive learning (where you just sit and listen to someone talk) is...
How to Unwind

How to Unwind

For many people, the holiday season is a time to unwind, let go of work for a while and relax. But unfortunately for some people, that is easier said than done. While many of us want to relax, sometimes your brain may drift off to something that happened at work, what...