Your Procrastination Is Trying To Tell You Something

June 14, 2019By Josh Allan DykstraEnergy Intelligence, Energy-Based OS, Performance No Comments

Nikola Tesla reportedly said, “If you wish to understand the secrets of the universe, think of energy, frequency, and vibration.” The more we lean in to an energy-based approach to work at Helios, the more we believe this to be profoundly true. “Energy” is an interesting topic, mostly because it’s not something we talk about … Read More

Performance Isn’t About “Performance” — It’s About Conversations

May 31, 2019By Josh Allan DykstraPerformance No Comments

Almost all approaches to “performance management” are pointless. Why? In a nutshell, they make a fatally flawed assumption about people, which is the belief that we can change our innate wiring. This is another way of saying if I’m not “performing” there’s something wrong with me. I’m inherently lacking… something — knowledge, skills, effort, tenacity, … Read More

Great Performance = Energy Alignment

April 5, 2019By Josh Allan DykstraPerformance No Comments

Performance is an important topic in most workplaces. Presumably, there’s a fairly typical, usually implicit, assumption that when you come to work, you’re going to perform your best. Companies spend massive amounts on “performance management” programs, compensation plans, feedback technologies, and incentive structures, all in the name of — you guessed it — greater performance. … Read More