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5 ways to challenge yourself at the workplace

5 ways to challenge yourself at the workplace

Admin | Mar 14, 2017 - 01:01 AM

In a rapidly changing work environment, it becomes essential to keep up. Almost every industry is in the middle of a major upheaval with skills being redefined in new ways, and employees — no matter which sector they work in — should be prepared to face any kind of situation. The best way to achieve this is by continuing to challenge oneself at the workplace. 

1. Start Small 
The best way is to start with small steps and put yourself in uncomfortable situations.“You ......

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5 ways to challenge yourself at the workplace

3 Ways You're Sabotaging Your Job Hunt

Admin | Feb 27, 2017 - 11:39 PM

You’ve been combing through the Internet for months, looking for positions that speak to you, your skills, and your passions. But every time you see something that could be it, you start second-guessing yourself, thinking up all the reasons why you wouldn’t be a good fit: you don’t have enough experience. You don’t have the right degree. Your skills don’t perfectly align with what this position requires.

What just happened? Do you see what you are doing? Do you rea......

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5 ways to challenge yourself at the workplace

Smart Ways to Improve Communication for Better Work Relationships

Admin | Feb 15, 2017 - 11:00 PM

Work relationships are an important part of your career, and one of the most critical is the relationship between a boss and an employee. Tension between you and your direct supervisor can have a devastating impact on your job satisfaction and career trajectory.

Sandy Mazur, division president of staffing services provider Spherion, said certain workplace policies — and differing expectations around them — can lead to a disconnected, fractured relationship between employees and the......

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5 ways to challenge yourself at the workplace

Leave Your Job on Good Terms: Tips for Your Final Two Weeks

Admin | Feb 13, 2017 - 10:58 PM

So you've quit your job. You've put in your formal resignation and are ready to move on, but you still have those last two weeks. You don't want to walk away without a proper goodbye or, worse, burn bridges for the future. "If you leave a company on bad terms, [an unprofessional] reputation can haunt you for the rest of your career," said Michael Cooke, a partner and executive vice president at The Execu|Search Group. So what can you do to make the most of your last two weeks? Below are four steps to......

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5 ways to challenge yourself at the workplace

Ten Questions To Ask Before You Take A Salaried Job

Admin | Jan 24, 2017 - 11:45 PM

Most of us grew up with mental pictures in our heads. These pictures are often called 'frames.' Since early childhood we've been taught how the world works, and many of those old frames have stuck with us - including frames that no longer serve us.

Many of the frames we are accustomed to concern work and careers. Blue-collar work is often considered less lofty and less esteemed that white-collar work, but how can that be so?

How are you going to have a society without plumbers, electricians, maso......

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5 ways to challenge yourself at the workplace

Why Respect Is Key To Employee Engagement

Admin | Jan 10, 2017 - 11:50 PM

Respect is one of those subtle lubricants that keep the engine of management running smoothly. But when, like oil, it gets low, parts start grinding.

I was reminded of this through a series of conversations about a change in management an old friend of mine recently experienced. He was a longtime employee - the industry doesn't matter, the same dynamics can apply anywhere - who knew his job well and had long been regarded as a valued member of the team. But the company was in transition and a ne......

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5 ways to challenge yourself at the workplace

7 ways to get a new job in 2017

Admin | Jan 10, 2017 - 12:44 AM

The year is ending and with the New Year approaching, it’s that time of the year where some make New Year’s resolutions, some try and change habits and some well, they try changing their jobs! Now if you fall in the last category, then there are some ways which are more successful in grabbing the eyeballs of the recruiters than the others. Here are seven ways in which you can better equip yourself in getting a new job!

  • Look Inside: You may want to leave your job and look for ......

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What you must do to get a job in 2017

Admin | Jan 03, 2017 - 11:47 PM

More and more people analytics is being used to help organisations identify the right person for the right jobs. In order to ensure that you crack interviews in 2017, here are a few skills that you can use:

1. Build the right resume: The primary objective to a resume is to get you to the next stage i.e. the interview process. It should be properly structured with primary objective in mind. To move ahead from other resume’s one might want to add additional sections like: Objectives/ Lo......

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