What Great Managers Do Differently


If you want to know the future of a company, look at the quality of the managers. We all know that great managers are integral to the growth and evolution of an organization.  So, what sets the great boss apart from the average boss? Turns out to be a small shift with big rewards! Gallup […]

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Minimize Workplace Negativity

Workplace Negativity

Whether it’s office politics, hostile relationships or a lack of trust; we’ve all been stuck in a work environment where a seemingly dormant volcano boils beneath the surface. Everyone suffers when the atmosphere at work is negative – employees, leadership, and ultimately the company. A negative employee can affect a work group or a team […]

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Incentives: Their place in a business setting


It is important for every individual involved in human resources to understand that a business or organisation is run by its employees, not simply by corporate giants or abstract rules and norms which are not tangible or observed by the naked eye. Yes, it is people in an organisation who matter, and their emotionality plays […]

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Doodling: A means of concentration in the workplace.


Now that 2017 has officially started it is time to get back to the daily work schedule, fraught with what many perceive as meaningless and trivial tasks which demand a lot from our cognitive resources. As your ability to focus in meetings may be less than ideal for those of you who prefer more active […]

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Work Harder: Creating Purpose for 2017


As you return from vacation feeling refreshed and relaxed, you may have mixed feelings about returning to the office and what is referred to as the “daily grind”. Maybe you feel excited to re-join the workforce, or maybe you feel a bit apprehensive, not willing to experience the strain of long, copious hours. Either way, […]

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Time for a new job


Are you surrounded by colleagues who are supportive and fun to work with? Do you feel that your career is going somewhere? Do you have job satisfaction? If the answer to all these questions is “never”, perhaps you should think about abandoning ship. Or, on the other hand, maybe you have a good job, work […]

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Unmotivated at Work


Ok, so let’s be honest, work for the most part sucks. Even if you’re part of the 13% of people worldwide who actually like going to work, chances are likely that you’d rather be doing something else, right? Even if you love your job, you will most likely not feel motivated every day, and that’s […]

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Refresh the way you work.


Since we spend a great deal of time at work, it’s easy to get stuck in a rut. Relooking the way you work from time to time not only keeps things interesting, but can also help prevent a burnout.Marissa Vicario, a New York-based certified health and wellness coach, says: “If you aren’t at your best, […]

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When it’s time to leave your job.


So you’ve tried positive reinforcement, to psych yourself up, and to make peace with that difficult co-worker. But somehow, you’re still not enjoying life at work. When is it time to move on? Annual surveys of workers tell us that job satisfaction has been on a continual and gradual decline since the 1980s (bottoming out […]

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7 Skills of Top Achievers

Top Achievers

What separates the high achievers from the mediocre, the successful from the ordinary? Steve Jobs, Lewis Pugh, Oprah … what make them rise above the rest? Have you worked really hard to achieve a goal? Yes, burnt the midnight oil on many occasions, just to have failed in the end? It is such a Debbie […]

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