TBS043 How Paying Attention Will Change Your Life with Martina Sheehan

Ever found yourself having a conversation with someone, only to realise they haven’t heard a single word you’ve said? Worse still, you see that they’ve been secretly looking sideways out of their sunglasses either at their phone, the cars going past or the hot girl/guy walking past?!

Well, you’re not alone. While technology has certainly improved our lives in numerous ways, one undesirable side effect is our decreasing attention spans…

Sorry, just checking Facebook while I wrote this (Dad-joke?!)

The short of all this is, well, that our attention spans are too short and it’s leading to problems with:

Kids’ education
employee results and satisfaction
Our relationship with our spouse/partner
quality of production on site and in the workplace
stress and anxiety levels and so on and so on.

We chat with Martina Sheehan from Mind Gardener and co-author of the book ‘One Moment Please’ about the problem of short attention spans and lack of focus, how this is affecting our business and personal life and of course, what we can do to start to change this.

TBS035 How To Deal With Negative Feedback On Social Media

Social media…it’s a part of business these days. Mostly, it’s a great way to promote your business, connect with and engage your customers, share stories and generally to create a community around your tradie business. But what happens when someone who’s not happy with you or your product or service, … Read More