Friday, November 15, 2019

From a KFC-reject to $21 Billion in net worth – Jack Ma?s life

Ma started his career as an English teacher and failed in numerous ventures, including being rejected for a job in KFC, before he founded...

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 To Build a Successful Career Even if You aren’t from an Ivy League...

One of my favorite leaders, a guy who is enormously successful and likable, has built thriving businesses, and is deeply ?followable,? revealed to me...

How To Be Your Company’s Next Rising Star

You may often have asked yourself, ?How do I get on my company?s rising star list??. This article gives you practical tips to navigate...
Learn How to Say NO

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,...

Are You Effective at Work

Once a quarter?or so, I find it valuable to step back and ask:?How am I doing? Otherwise, you can end up consumed by work for...

How Becoming a Leader Can Help You Get a Promotion

Many companies today are looking for leaders, not just managers, to take on greater roles within the organization. As a result, competition for higher-level...

Taking Charge Of Your Career Or Else You Will Be Redundant

One of the biggest hurdles in career planning is the fact that careers are lifelong events. Short-term plans are needed to be on track however one must be able to improvise and plan for future as well.

In 2016 These Four Sectors Will Need One Million New Hires

As the Indian economy moves northwards, the job market looks very bright. In a survey conducted by Michael Page, an international executive search firm, 76 % of the employers said that they plan to increase their headcount in 2016. Now it is up to you to ride this wave by getting a handsome pay raise and promotion with your current employer or by jumping ship to a place where you are valued rightly for your contribution, remember to tell the company if they give peanuts, they will get monkeys only. Don?t settle for less, jostle for more for you deserve a better lifestyle, avoid getting swarmed and fooled by the company loyalty and emotional drama.

How To Set Your Goals This Year

George Harrison said it all when he sang ?If you don?t know where you?re going, any road will take you there?? Goal setting is about...

Myth of Work-Life Balance

Work- Life Balance is one of the most debated topic in today?s world. Some believe that this is?not being looked at holistically?and may not...

Does Your Team lack Foresight?

Teams that suffer from lack of foresight are more likely to be jolted by unpleasant surprises. Without an efficient early warning system, such teams are frequently blinded by problems. In addition, they employ a reactive approach that allows problems to mushroom out of control before they are eventually addressed.

Using Senior Level Sponsorship To Propel Your Goals.

During the review, a managerial candidate is introduced by his/ her reporting manager and other senior members of the management team are invited to share their views on the candidate?s competencies and leadership potential. These discussions can exert a major influence on the manager?s future career progression. It?s at this point that having support and sponsorship of your senior management team can have a crucial and positive effect on your career trajectory.

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...

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: