Alexa, why am I talking to a digital assistant?

In a recent article in the Technology section of "I" UK daily newspape, Rhiannon Williams asks the increasingly troubling question, “Why?” The online retailer, Amazon recently reported record sales in the millions of units of their Echo, which answers to the name, Alexa.  This cylindrical ‘smart’ speaker is armed with an increasingly sophisticated voice recognition [...]

2017-05-29T09:20:32+00:00 30th January 2017|Genius Within|0 Comments

The Importance of Attitude: How Changing Your Attitude Will Change Your Life

In order to consciously evolve and master ourselves, our attitude in each moment is what we should focus on as our gauge of personal mastery. We are beings of perception, and the quality of our perception is determined by our attitude. This is the importance of attitude. An individual who has the openness, honesty, [...]

2017-05-29T10:54:30+00:00 11th March 2016|Genius Within|0 Comments

All You Need To Know About Happiness

Happiness has been debated, researched and theorised upon by theologians, psychologists, philosophers and even physiologists all opining on, why and how; many offering guaranteed techniques to achieve this much sought after and illusive emotional state.  It may seem a daunting task to deliver all one needs to know about happiness but we will try. [...]

2017-05-29T11:05:15+00:00 4th November 2015|Genius Within, Wellbeing|0 Comments

Corruption and Leadership

More frequently we read about leaders in large public organisations abusing their powerful leadership position. They are not able to manage their power and became greedy for money and fall down the corruption trap. A recent example was some of the FIFA leaders who have reportedly accepted bribes exceeding $150 million. The British historian, Lord [...]

Emotional Intelligence is smart business

Our Whitespace team recently discussed an article published by Entrepreneur Magazine and authored by the CEO of Trepoint, Bill Carmody, 5 Ways Entrepreneurs can use Emotional Intelligence for Marketing. The article offers good advice, encapsulated in five simple rules for success in digital marketing. The Whitespace experience during interactions with business executives would suggest, however, [...]

2017-05-29T11:36:57+00:00 28th May 2015|Genius Within|0 Comments