All Personal Growth Articles

We have recently started a new campaign at Awards International called “We connect people”. The idea is to collect and share the stories that have been created at our events. We find that these are a great way to meet acquaintances, colleagues or even friends.

What are the most common issues in awards entries identified by our expert judges?

Our awards finals are great for every business, but we feel it’s extra special to share the winning feeling with a large team on the day. Here’s why.

I followed in the footsteps of our judges at the UK Employee Experience Awards: here’s what I learned.

This is the first in a series of monthly blogs from our CEO, Neil Skehel, discussing the various aspects of winning. This month, Neil talks about the importance of ‘Win-Win’.

March 13, 2019Personal Growth

As a wise man once said: ‘Knowledge is knowing tomato is a fruit. Wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad.’

February 20, 2019Personal Growth

Humans have a tendency to procrastinate because our minds naturally like to be in a relaxed state. Sometimes it’s hard to get going, or we have trouble focusing and find ourselves putting off an unpleasant or difficult task for as long as possible.

February 6, 2019Personal Growth

Although the Oscars are still several weeks away, the nominations are in and speculation is rife as to who will walk away with the top prizes.

November 28, 2018Personal Growth

Imagine a company where every member wants it to succeed. The sky is the limit. 

November 21, 2018Personal Growth

Margot Cooper has been named the UK Entrepreneur of the Year at the Lloyds Bank National Business Awards

October 24, 2018Personal Growth

Originally started as the Celtic festival known as Samhain, where revelers would light bonfires and wear costumes and masks in the attempt to ward off evil spirits, the Halloween holiday has evolved throughout the years to an exciting time for children to dress up as their favorite characters and enjoy parties and trick-or-treating.

September 12, 2018Personal Growth

Thousands of TV licence holders may be at risk following a security breach on the national body’s website.

September 5, 2018Personal Growth

Launching a new business hinges on a lot to be successful, not least industry and timing. If you’re considering pursuing your entrepreneurial dream, you need to consider the state of the industry you’re preparing to enter.

August 29, 2018Personal Growth

The only sure way to get everything done is to do one thing at a time.

July 25, 2018Personal Growth

A growing number of people are being victimized by a new email scam.

June 27, 2018Personal Growth

In this global market, there are vast opportunities to bring new audiences to your product or service through your website; which is often your first tool of communication with international audiences.

May 30, 2018Personal Growth

Today Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted platform for developers to learn, share their knowledge and build their careers, launched its UK and Ireland Developer Hiring Landscape 2018 which gives insights into today’s software developer workforce.

May 16, 2018Personal Growth

Good maths skills are essential to our lives and careers, and everyone can be a numbers person

April 24, 2018Personal Growth

Your website is often the first impression your customers have with your brand. It has never been more important to ensure that you deliver an outstanding user experience (UX) to engage and convert people on your site.

April 18, 2018Personal Growth

If you believe positive things will happen, you will find a way to make this vision a reality.

April 18, 2018Personal Growth

Almost two years ago, we were told that rents were rising, mortgages were getting more expensive, consumer debt was increasing and that there was a real need for financial well-being in the workplace.

April 5, 2018Personal Growth

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) announced the full list of the nominees. Who’s your favourite?

April 4, 2018Personal Growth

Employers must stay connected with their employees and recognize why their employees stay and, for the quitters, why they quit.

August 24, 2017Personal Growth

Essentially, EI is a collection of mental and emotional skills. Therefore, to train EI, all you have to do is to train your mind to acquire those skills. In Search Inside Yourself, we do that in 3 steps.

August 24, 2017Personal Growth

Adhere to these key principles to build a high-growth company amid changing circumstances.

August 24, 2017Personal Growth

You sure should be. Focusing on one, important item at a time will make you more competent and productive.

August 24, 2017Personal Growth

Don’t fear Mondays — embrace them and improve them with these simple tips.

August 21, 2017Personal Growth

Zircon CEO, Dr Amanda Potter, looks at the positive psychological effects that winning awards can have and what it takes to be a winner.

August 21, 2017Personal Growth

Winning awards for your personal and professional achievements is a seriously competitive business. And like any match worth winning, having a game plan will get you so much further than throwing everything together and hoping for the best.

August 21, 2017Personal Growth

Success isn’t defined by how well you did in school or how many degrees you have. It isn’t based on where you grew up or who your parents are. It comes down to your personality, your mindset and your outlook on life.