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Business Travel - The Busy Lifestyle
  When you start travelling for work, the first business trip can be quite intimidating. And so is the second, the third, and the next. The business trip can also be something to look forward to (a change of scenery can be invigorating, the chance to meet new colleagues, to discuss interesting issues, etc).       Those who are frequent business travellers understand this...


At The Busy Lifestyle we help business executives and entrepreneurs who understand that being successful is not the same as being fulfilled. We provide daily thought-provoking articles, tips and resources to help them unlock their human potential and multiply their professional success. We talk about personal development, leadership and entrepreneurship.


5 Elements of Learning Organizations - The Busy Lifestyle

The 5 Elements of Learning Organizations

Learning Organization: A learning organization is an organization that facilitates and encourages the learning of its members, and as a consequence develops a capacity...
Better Meetings - 6 Thinking Hats - The Busy Lifestyle

You Want Better Meetings? – Use the 6 Thinking Hats

Meetings, in general, can be a pool of ideas but also a source of conflict or, the opposite, group thinking. To make sure that not...
value adding activity - the busy lifestyle

The Best Value Adding Activity. In Business and in Life

What do leaders do every day to add value to their businesses and lives?   You're doing a good job managing your busy schedule. But there...


stress statistics worldwide burn out
We have selected stress statistics collected over the period ranging from 2009 to 2016, from US, UK, France, Australia, Japan and European Union. We wanted to know which age group is more stressed, and how stressed the workers are. The World Health Organization says stress has become a 'World Wide Epidemic'     We also wanted...
passion personal fulfillment professional growth - the busy lifestyle
What is personal fulfillment? The best definition is the shortest. Personal fulfillment means achieving your own goals versus doing what you think others expect you to do (externally set goals). It means exploring your inner and outer space to understand what you are capable of. Personal fulfillment is an ongoing process...


Motivational Acronyms

Motivational Acronyms – Easily Find Motivation When You Need It

We are all different. Some are more motivated than the others. But even the most motivated of us have their down moments. We have...
assumptions leadership skills . the busy lifestyle

You’re Never Assuming. Or Are You? – Take the Quiz and See by Yourself

To assume as in to suppose. You know the results of assuming are never good, so you try to avoid assuming. But are you always? Sometimes we...
personality types - the busy lifestyle

Personality Types and How They Influence the Way We Lead

  Have you noticed how sometimes people’s decisions, actions, behaviors just don’t make sense? Well, here’s the news: it makes sense for them! Always! The misunderstanding comes...


books entrepreneurship leadership self-development - the busy lifestyle

18 Books on Leadership, Entrepreneurship and More

  An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth? A book about leadership? Really? Or entrepreneurship. How...
books on happiness and creativity - the busy lifestyle

Creativity, Locus of Control and the Formula of Happiness

  Studies have shown that there is a correlation between creativity, locus of control and happiness. The...
top 3 books for your reading list - the busy lifestyle

Wondering What to Read Next?

  The average number of books read per year by the average reader is 5. Apparently. Supposing that...
older books on management and leadership - the busy lifestyle

5 Old(er) Books on Leadership and Management

When you choose the next book to read, do you choose the newest and shiniest...
unexpected self development books - the busy lifestyle

5(+1) Unexpected Personal Development Books

If you're an avid reader of personal development books, the titles in this list of...


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