Engagement and effectiveness

‘About the only thing that comes to us without effort is old age.’

Gloria Pitzer, ‘The Recipe Detective’

In work, as in life, your effectiveness comes from the mental (and sometimes physical) resources you are willing to apply to whatever situation you are in. This willingness will depend on how engaged you are in what it is you are doing. If what you do doesn’t engage you then there is little chance that you will do what needs to be done to be effective and make a difference. So what do we mean by engagement?

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Engagement occurs where the ...

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