While I personally prefer the more attainable ‘highly competent’ to ‘perfect’ (although admittedly it doesn’t have quite the same ring…) this familiar proverb has been around for a number of years. It suggests that if we repeat something over and over we will eventually get better at it. How much we get better is entirely […]

Knowing how to be excellent at anything sounds too good to be true, but author Tony Schwartz has provided us with six ways to do just that. Through his work with many organisations, he has found that people can build a particular skill in the same way we would a muscle: ‘push past your comfort zone, and then rest’. Schwartz draws on research by high […]