Why Enjoyment Improves Performance

I watched the final of the women’s cricket world cup yesterday between England and India and, as I’m English, I was more than a little biased in my aspirations for the outcome of the game. However, the game was amazing and kept me on the edge of my seat...

Does your boss make you unhappy?

Researchers from the University of Sussex and the London School of Economics have recently published the results of a study which shows that being ill in bed makes us more unhappy than anything else. That seems pretty logical but what came second is a bit of an eye...

What Really Motivates People?

Most managers believe that pay is a strong motivator for employees. After all, that’s the reason most of us are at work so that surely makes sense. Also, if managers ask their team members what their biggest motivator is they’ll probably be told it’s...

Did Leicester do the Impossible?!

So the doubters had to eat their words! Many are calling Leicester’s Premier League title the greatest sporting achievement ever, and while that’s a great topic for a debate there’s no doubt that it is a truly remarkable success. How they achieved...