Train your brain to win
Success is about excluding the extraneous at work, Ben Pike reports
‘‘ We are mostly visual creatures, prompted by what we see,’’ she says.
‘‘ I have this big sign on my wall: ‘ Of what you do today, what will matter one year from now?’ It’s about simple things that make you pause and realise that, for example, you’re consumed by all these emails but 50 per cent of them are completely irrelevant to success.’’
Green adds it is important to step back and understand the negative assumptions underpinning your approach.
Our brains can then explore other possibilities and resolve once ‘‘ unsolvable’’ problems.