Posts in Winning Attributes
Years Old Reminder to Self: Get Out of Your Own Way

I am not one for New Years resolution. But some years ago, I found myself in a dark place and took the opportunity of a new year as a chance to begin anew. But how? How do I avoid the mistakes that plagued me before? Today’s post is about the one goal I set as a way out of the darkness. I made myself just one promise. It is a promise that I have largely (not 100%!) managed to keep.

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How to Secure Your Job Amidst Robots and AI

Automation’s ability to increase productivity comes at a human cost: unemployment. For, if not as many people are needed to meet business demand, what happens to their jobs? They simply go away. The scale and speed at which technology evolves means that this is a problem that everyone will likely confront at some point in their career. What, then, can you do to protect your career from the encroachment of (artificially) intelligent machines? I have a few ideas…

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Part 2: Aptitude - the Missing Piece in How to Win

You have heard the saying that “hard work beats talent, but only if talent doesn’t work hard.” If talent works hard, hard work (attitude) alone cannot beat it. This is why I believe aptitude is the missing piece in our discussion of how to win. To reach the top, it is important to maintain a winning attitude, but it is also necessary to have the aptitude to accomplish your goal.

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