What do you expect?

I’ve been having some interesting conversations about managing expectations and how making assumptions can lead to all sorts of problems. Most work smart habits are about being very clear about what you want. Clear communication lets everyone know, so that there’s no second guessing. Everybody wins. If someone asks you to so something and you […]

Do you really know what people want?

Are you guessing, making assumptions or do you just think you know best?   “She won’t want to be bothered at the weekend. I’ll wait till Monday and she’ll thank me for that.” “This document is way to long. I’ll just cut some of it and he’ll be grateful.” “They asked for this AND this […]

Work less, earn more!

Why are you running your own business? Work Smart Not Hard Tip No. 21 in a series written for Indie Cambs. I was talking to one of my clients last week and he had this written on his whiteboard in big letters! “Work less, earn more!” He’s been working a four day week for a […]

Why do some people feel coy about using Chat GPT?

People may feel coy or hesitant about using ChatGPT or other AI language models for several reasons: Privacy Concerns: Users might be worried about how their data is used and stored. They may not be comfortable with the idea that their conversations could be analyzed or used to further train the AI. Ethical Considerations: There […]

A.I. is your work smart friend.

Are you hesitating about using A.I. for your business? Work Smart Not Hard Tip No. 20 in a series written for Indie Cambs. There’s a lot of talk about how A.I. could become your best friend or maybe destroy the world. Only time will tell – but in the meantime, it’s a great way to […]