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10 tips to make the most of team meetings

10 tips to make the most of team meetings

Admin | Aug 24, 2016 - 11:33 AM

Team meetings are the most regular and recurring activity for all organisations. Here are tips on how to make them productive from an industry veteran’s experience.

Kumar Arayan
Like them or not, team meetings are the most regular and recurring activity for growing organisations. While it helps quickly align members of the different team to a common business goal, it may also turn into a trap of an unproductive session with no resultant.

We had our own share of learnings and quickly disc......

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10 tips to make the most of team meetings

Ready to Work from Home? Ask Yourself These 6 Questions

Admin | Aug 20, 2016 - 12:01 PM

Whether it's a few days a month or a few days a week, the ability to work from home is becoming an increasingly common workplace perk.

According to a recent survey by WorldatWork and FlexJobs, 80 percent of today's companies offer flexible work arrangements for their employees, including the option to occasionally telework. FlexJobs also found that 76 percent of people said their home, not the office, is their preferred place to work when they need to get important things......

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10 tips to make the most of team meetings

Good Morning! 7 Ways to Jump-Start Your Productivity

Admin | Aug 19, 2016 - 11:43 AM

How does your morning usually look? If it involves hitting "snooze" repeatedly and rushing out the door, you're probably not in store for a productive day.

If you want to take on the work day and win, you need to make your morning routine as simple and stress-free as possible. That means being prepared ahead of time, getting quality sleep and doing things that will wake you up, boost your energy and motivate you to make it through the day.

Ready to rise and shine? These seven simple tips can help......

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Easy ways to reduce stress at work

Admin | Aug 08, 2016 - 10:34 AM

What’s the best way to handle stress at work? Try these tips and techniques from career specialists Position Ignition to help keep your cool.

1. Picture a relaxing place

Imagine sitting on the beach with no cares in the world.  Approaching a situation with a clear mind and calm manner can make things seem less difficult.

2. Have a laugh

Studies have shown that laughter can help to reduce stress (and even make you healthier). Find a funny person to talk to or read a funny book, wat......

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10 tips to make the most of team meetings

3 Tips to Become Better at Your Job

Admin | Aug 01, 2016 - 11:03 AM

3 Tips to Become Better at Your Job

There are many ways to build your career and climb your company's ladder, but some methods work better than others. Your job isn't just a place where you go to hunker down for eight hours a day. You go there to better yourself, to learn, and to earn your livelihood. Here three vital tips that will help you become a better worker and a top candidate for a promotion.

1. Take on more responsibilities.

More responsibility doesn't mean working overtime every night.......

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10 tips to make the most of team meetings

Career Success Depends On Your Willingness to Learn

Admin | Jul 30, 2016 - 10:30 AM

Being motivated to learn new skills is the attribute executives say is most critical for employees looking to get ahead, new research finds.

Specifically, 30 percent of executives said having a willingness to keep learning is the characteristic they consider most necessary for an employee to succeed, according to the study from the staffing firm Accountemps.

"Successful people never stop learning," Bill Driscoll, a district president for Accountemps, said in a statement. "The world is changing qu......

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