Perseverance and determination can help to achieve your goals in life, regardless of any obstacles that might appear in the way. We often start things for a reason and it is through perseverance and motivation that many people succeed.

  • developing mental toughness

    Developing individual mental toughness - course

    Source: Learning Pool

    We outline the importance of mental toughness in the modern workplace and explain how, by employing various strategies and techniques, the learner can improve their levels of personal resilience.

  • Making effective decisions

    Solving problems by making effective decisions - course

    Source: Learning Pool

    A must for project managers, this module will demonstrate the skills required to analyse complex problems and plan solutions, with an emphasis on creative and rational decision-making.

  • Building resilience from trauma

    A personal journey of building resilience from trauma

    How we process, respond to and act on events that happen in our lives has huge implications on how our lives develop. Charles Hunt shares his own personal journey of trauma and developing resilience.

  • Good decision making

    The art of good decision making

    Decision making can often be daunting with many of us avoiding the decision often because we fear change. Brendon from talks through three perspectives we can use to greatly improve our decision making abilities and the chance of making the right decision.

  • How to make a decision

    How to make a decision

    Life constantly forces us to make very big and often very painful decisions which many of us struggle to make. In this animated video the School of Life looks at the skills needed for decision making.

  • Taking control

    Taking control of your life

    In this TED Talk, Patti Dobrowolski invites a new innovative way of how you can take control of your life and reach your goals through pictoral representation.

  • What is grit

    What is 'grit' and how to get it!

    Grit is viewed by many to be the secret of all success in life - the passion, perseverance and tenacity that helps you achieve your life goals. So how do you develop the ability to have grit?

  • Making hard choices

    Ways of making hard decisions

    Many of us struggle with hard choices, primarily because with hard choices, there is no best option. Philosopher Ruth Chang offers a new way of thinking about hard choices.

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