Ralph has a background in psychology, television and business.
He has spoken to conferences and led workshops throughout New Zealand and regularly in Australia, Hong Kong and Singapore.
His special interests are business writing and positive psychology – the science o
This book will help you be more motivated, productive and resilient at work. Almost all the ideas come from peer-reviewed research. The rest are from the authors 25 years of experience leading a company and training adults in four countries. Some of the ideas will surprise you.
Discover what the most successful people do. Learn about choices they make, how they build relationships, manage stress and build their resilience. Learn about ways they lead and achieve their goals, how they communicate in writing and change to more productive habits.
This book comes in bite-sized chunks. Choose what’s most useful for you today. You’ll want to return to it again and again.
Ralph speaks to conferences and leads workshops throughout New Zealand and in Asia and Australia. He specialises in the psychology of success.
His series ‘What successful people really do’ and ‘The village that could’ are in Bookboon’s Premium collection. He has written three other books, academic papers on psychology and more than a hundred blogs and articles.
Ralph has a background in psychology, business and journalism. (His career includes more than 12 years as a journalist for Television New Zealand and on secondment to the BBC.)
In 2011, Professional Speakers Australia awarded him the CSP – the highest international accreditation for professional speakers.
Ralph founded what is now Skillset New Zealand more than 30 years ago and remains its managing director. Skillset’s clients are amongst New Zealand’s largest organisations.