Monday, April 6, 2020

Benefits of starting your work early at 8 AM

The idea is that if you start work early you can focus more and make the most of these wee morning hours. There are...

How to Survive & Benefit From a Market Slowdown

You can survive and even benefit from the market slowdown, if you follow the time tested principles. A market slowdown may come with or...

Learn How to Say NO (And when to say NO)

Are you a YES man/woman? Does saying No make you feel guilty or worried about inviting trouble? If your answer to either question is yes,...

Time Management 101

If there is one thing that professionals feel they don?t have enough of is TIME, and this may be due to the lack of...

How to draw up your career growth plan

The career growth plan creates a spirit of accountability by documenting your responsibility in making the future happen. You can take these steps to develop your career growth plan

How to Turbo Charge Your Career

By focusing on three skills only, you can turbo charge your career.? While there are numerous competencies and behaviors that one needs to be...

Practicing Mindfulness Can Boost Your Career

Off late, the corporate world has started noticing the benefits of introducing mindfulness in the workplace. Here are some reasons why practising mindfulness may be good for your career.

Four Actions That Prove You Don’t Have Strategic Ability

If you want to be perceived as someone with a strategic mindset, be tolerant of long brainstorming sessions and debate before things start simplifying.

If You Don?t Ask, You Won’t Get It

In any negotiation, the goal should be to avoid an outcome where the final response is a ?no.? What-if responses help you in driving the conversation further by suggesting pointed actions that you can take to implement the suggestions or roadblocks brought to the table by your manager.

How Does Your Company Measure Your Potential?

Sages and researchers from HR define it in the following way ? Potential is not only the skill but also the will to develop or perform at a higher level in future.? As we see it, potential refers to the capability of an individual to perform at a particular level and, as such, it is a prerequisite for performance. It sets the upper limit of the achievable performance level.

How Electing a CEO Benefits the Company

It simply makes good business sense to empower employees to elect the people they will be following every workday for at least the next year. True democracy in the workplace ? based on trust, transparency, and partnership ? demonstrates at the most fundamental level that we?re all in this together

How To Up-skill The Team

We as adults are interested in learning that will lead to a better quality of life and higher self-esteem, not just in higher pay or promotion. You can help your team members understand that learning new skills may allow them to exhibit their expertise and creativity to influence more people and different projects, leading to a more satisfied career.

The Art of Brainstorming

Brainstorming is not a random activity. It needs to be structured and follows key rules. In brainstorming, a problem or challenge is defined in neutral terms. Participants then spontaneously share ideas for solving the problem, these ideas are offered under specific conditions. Osborn, father of the Brainstorming sessions, set forth these guidelines for a session:

Is Your Idea Worth Pursuing ?

Restraining forces act to restrain or decrease the driving forces. For any idea to be successfuly implemented, the driving forces must exceed the restraining forces. Equilibrium or balance gets achieved when the sum of the driving forces once again equals the sum of the restraining forces.

Using Mind Maps To Win The Corporate Game

Mind maps have a variety of applications in business, educational, and personal situations as aids in problem solving, decision making, and learning. You can use them for these purposes: