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Busting the myth that bonuses are best for business

Taxi drivers are less inclined than the rest of us to believe that drinking water is good for you, a risk director at a major insurer recently explain ...

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Mind Gym podcast: The wisdom of psychopaths with Professor Kevin Dutton

Listen to renowned psychologist and author Professor Kevin Dutton as he reveals to Octavius Black how managing psychopaths can help your organisation ...

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Mind Gym podcast: How to succeed in office politics with Oliver James

Listen to best selling business psychologist Oliver James as he reveals to Octavius Black what it really takes to flourish at altitude. Oliver cove ...

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Learn the art of office politics if you want to prosper

Written by Octavius Black, CEO of Mind Gym Article first published in The Sunday Telegraph, 24 March 2013.   In my last company, I w ...

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Well-placed praise can engender a winning mentality

I realise that I’m middle aged now the Brit Awards pass me by with all the impact of the Budgerigar Championships (that take place in November, in c ...

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