Most of us are overcommitted. We think that being busy makes us important, but it just makes us ineffective. Remember this rule: whenever you say yes to one thing, you’re saying no to something else. Learn how to say no more often so you can get more done. Learn more about time management at DaveCrenshaw.com/time.
Do you know someone who deals with depression? Or who struggles to build healthy relationships? Or be stable in their career? I do. This may seem outside of my normal message. It’s not. How we think about ourselves and others deeply effects our productivity and success. Not everyone wants to watch a 13-minute video about … Continue reading “How I beat the odds of mental illness and abuse”
Development topics covered: Why repetition isn’t just for the gym. How to turn a mistake into a coaching opportunity. How to create a system for proper training. Why demonstration is a powerful training tool. Why practice—with a little guidance—makes perfect. How observation improves training. How measurements lead to effective training. Why being open to changes in your … Continue reading “How to improve employee training and team development | eight practical tips”
Telling people what they should do isn’t enough. To be able to repeat training and make performance consistent, we must document it into a system. Begin with something simple like a bullet point list or explainer video recorded with your phone. Then use that system record as the basis for training. Learn more about booking Dave to speak at your … Continue reading “How to create a system for proper training”
Do you consistently worry about the battery life of your smartphone? Let me show you a few tricks to extend the life of the battery straight from my phone’s screen, so you have one less distraction interrupting your focus throughout the day. The first step is to minimize the use of the three standard functions … Continue reading “How to extend your battery and your focus”