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Brush-up your language skills

Published by Elisa Coleclough on November 21st, 2017 in Motivation | No Comments »

language skills

As I was having coffee with my friends one of them came up with the question of how to improve your language skills. She thought that I have learned English as a kid, and that was why I have a good level.  The truth is that I learned English as an adult, because I like […]

Grumpy Leader? Emotional Management is here

Published by Elisa Coleclough on October 31st, 2017 in Motivation | No Comments »

emotional management

Grumpy leader? No! Emotional Management is here…   Before I start, have you ever worked with a “grumpy” leader? The one that does not foster communication and does not know how to set limits?  The one that people respect out of fear but not out of inspiration? If you are one of those, or have […]

3 books on self-awareness and body language

Published by Elisa Coleclough on October 23rd, 2017 in Motivation | No Comments »

culturally competent

Hello! This time, I would like to make some book recommendations, that I believe you are going to find useful because they will make you more self-aware, socially effective and culturally competent in general.   These are 3 books: What every Body is saying? By Joe Navarro, Emotions Revealed by Paul Ekman and The Definite […]

Building-up Resilience

Published by Elisa Coleclough on October 20th, 2017 in Motivation | No Comments »

resilience

Resilience is basically the capacity to get back on your feet after “something” or “someone” has let you down. Recovering quickly is essential, to people and to companies. Let us focus on the people side. Being resilient spares you great emotional cost, not only to you but those around you too.   “Nothing in life […]

8 lessons blogging taught me

Published by Elisa Coleclough on August 14th, 2017 in Motivation | No Comments »

motivation

If you are blogger and you are reading this, you will definitely know what I am talking about, if you are not you will find out as you read.  Let’s begin by saying that there are some misconceptions as to what being a blogger means, people think that you are surrounded by super beauty brands, […]

Si lo vas hacer, hacelo con pasión

Published by Vero Fotografa y Viajera on July 15th, 2017 in Motivation | No Comments »

pasion por la vida

Cuando miro el camino que tomó mi vida hasta el día de hoy me doy cuenta que todo lo que encaré, todo lo que hice fue con pura pasión y fé en mis proyectos. Tengo 33 años, soy publicista y fotógrafa, pero hace 9 años que solo me dedico a la fotografía. En el medio […]

Millennials: teaming up with the future.

Published by Elisa Coleclough on July 6th, 2017 in Motivation | No Comments »

leadership

I am from generation X, so it means I am encountering the millennials in their first jobs. At the beginning I have to admit it, it was different working with them, they seem to be very active, and are 100% technology connected, their scale of job commitment and satisfaction is entirely different to mine. However, […]

9 traits my father shaped in my character

Published by Elisa Coleclough on June 19th, 2017 in Motivation | No Comments »

motivation

June is the month of the father, many countries celebrate it and mine is no exception to that rule. So I took this opportunity to actually make a list of all the most important things my dad taught me, and which have actually shaped my character in a positive way. Here are the 9 things: […]

Shelter your vibe

Published by Elisa Coleclough on June 6th, 2017 in Motivation | No Comments »

vibe

I believe that we are energy, and all the magnetic fields that we generate around us either attract the good things or the bad things. Has it ever happened to you that on a happy day something unbelievable and highly-unlikely suddenly occurs? And you do not even know how it happened. All the forces came […]

5 fun activities to cheer up your day

Published by Elisa Coleclough on May 29th, 2017 in Motivation | No Comments »

smile happy

Mainly undermined, thinking is a powerful tool; we use it for ideas, and for trivial stuff, but we should never use it for negative things. The way we think shapes out world, and draws the people and opportunities we have, the solutions to the problems, and the challenges that make us grow are also a […]