Wellbeing Wednesday: Why we need to eat less sugar

Almost all the processed food in the world contains sugar, that’s the reason we eat huge amounts of sugar every year. Eating too much sugar has some unpleasant consequences, so why do we eat this much sugar and how are we able to fix this. Why do we eat a lot of sugar? Sugar is…

Moody Monday: manage your energy

The demands of the workplace keep rising; people tend to respond by working longer hours which lead to huge amounts of stress and in extreme situations to burn-outs. People take for granted what fuels their work: energy. Increasing their capacity of energy is the best way to meet these increasing demands. The definition of energy…

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Actor Matthew McConaughey stopped by the Longhorns football practice to address the players and coaches. He did his Wolf thing.

4 ways to motivate people

Interesting post on the website of FForward – one of our valued partners in the USA – about ways to motivate your employees. The best leaders in the world are the ones most adept at motivating their employees to perform to the fullest extent of their abilities. Increased productivity, improved sales, reduced waste and optimized efficiency are all byproducts…

The Case For Letting Employees Choose Their Own Job Titles

THE STRATEGY DID WONDERS AT THE MAKE-A-WISH FOUNDATION. CAN IT WORK ELSEWHERE? It’s not unusual these days to see people with unusual job titles. There’s a Director of Chaos at Berkshire Hathaway and a Director of First Impressions at the reception desk of many companies. Google has a Captain of Moonshots. Some employees at IBM call…

The 4 Weapons Of Exceptional Creative Leaders

In FastCompany, Charles Day outlines four perhaps unexpected but effective weapons that the best creative leaders use in their battle for creativity and profitability. Charles states that for the leader of a company powered by creativity, the difficulties of navigating today’s complex marketplace are compounded by the fact that, in every decision, two forces are…

5 things smart leaders do to empower employees

We bumped into a nice post on Inc.com from Minda Zetlin. Minda Zetlin is a business technology writer and speaker, co-author of The Geek Gap, and president of the American Society of Journalists and Authors. How much does it matter to have engaged, empowered, enthusiastic employees? It can make the difference between success and failure, says…

Beyond The Moon: Win the Kindest Team Award

From 2014 onwards, Hercules Trophy Belgium has chosen Beyond the Moon as the company’s preferred charity project. We kindly invite all participating companies to support this wonderful project together with us. How to promote this project as a participant? It’s easy. By promoting your team URL on social media, just like the Coolest team contest….