Once you start taking ownership, you start to do it in all walks of life....
However with a new wave of politics sweeping across the globe this is no longer the case and our safe havens of Europe have taken on a shaky existence.
My hat however is most deservedly doffed to the German trade unions, who's country fair quite highly in the list of proficient English speakers in the work place
. We can, however, take control of it and as a very recent convert I can assure you of the liberating qualities some of the following simple actions can have on you.
Right this is my number 1 pet hate. Put your mobile phone away! Both life and business happen outside of your back-lit screen and you're not suddenly going become a technophobe just because you missed your best mate's LinkedIn update.
Whenever you speak to someone your tone of voice and your first words will influence the way that conversation is going to go
Quite often a company with longevity and customer specific focus will have methodologies which can vastly improve your own productivity even though the service on face value looks the same