Cybersecurity Threat Detection for Businesses

In this technologically advanced society, screens are incorporated into every aspect of our lives. However, this also means that the probability and dangers of cyber attacks increase and can leak some of our most private information for the world to see. Some type of threats are less destructive than others, but nonetheless business can be left impaired in some way. A few of the quintessential attackers and sources of cybersecurity threats include: Organized crime groupsCompetitors of your b...
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The IT skills that will give you that competitive edge

The IT industry is a constantly changing industry sector. Thus, this industry is always in demand for employees and candidates that are creative and agile that have the skills to be able to build technical solutions that metamorphose traditional products into revolutionary technologies.  So what kind of skills are the experts looking for when they are hiring potential employees?  Python Python is a general purpose, high-level programming language that can be used across vario...
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Characteristics of a High-performance​ Team

As we all are working in a team or organizations with a lot of people, it is important to improve your teamwork skills to develop your potential!  By knowing the unique traits of the high-performance team, it would help you to be part of one!  Talent Magnet  To spot a strong team, look for the teams that everyone wants to be on. Some people don't want to join a team that works longer and harder and have high expectations. So, look for potential stars who want to be on te...
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Procrastination

Procrastination can be caused by many reasons like laziness, external stress, being overwhelmed and lack of motivation but is not limited to those causes because it is a very complex behavior! And if you are sick of those unhealthy habits! (This line kind of labels everything above including external stress as an unhealthy habit) Here are few tips to fight them back! Procrastination is the source of many failed goals and the greatest enemy of your progress at school, work a...
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Essential items to have at your work desk

You spend a lot of your time sitting down at your workspace. Sure, you may have motivating pictures of your loved ones pinned or framed, and your stationery items are easily within an arm’s reach. But what are you going to do with the rest of the best? To maximise your productiveness, here are some items that would upgrade the quality of your time at your work desk. Headphones In an office environment, sometimes you may get distracted by some distant chatter, or being able to hear someone...
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Reasons why people don’t accomplish the success that they want

We all have aspirations and goals that we want to achieve but it is sometimes difficult to make those a reality. Some people struggle with the repetition of the day to day work which would make the difference between success and failure. So, we want to get deep into and figure out the real reason that holds us back from succeeding, and when we know the main reasons, it would be easier for us to overcome and move on!  Here are the main reasons for it!  Blaming others Before...
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Keys to communicate successfully and effectively

Effective communication is not something we are immediately born with, but a skill that requires cultivation, nurturing and hours of practice. Below are some aspects and skills to work on in order to increase your communication skills both in a professional and personal capacity: Know your message Effective communication does not simply start from the first word you say, but rather the preparation done prior to it. It is important that you as the speaker have a clear and thorough understa...
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Powerful ways to empower your employees

If you manage other people and you are the leader or manager? The first thing you need to remember is that your success depends on their success.  The more you empower your employees, the more they will grow and thrive.  So here are 8 specific ways to do it!  Believe in your employees  The best managers get outstanding performance from ordinary human beings. If you wait for a team of superstars, you will be waiting forever. So try to discover what each person doe...
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Great Interview Questions to ask

If you are the hiring manager who is going to interview your potential candidate or just a job seeker who wants to prepare for the common interview questions, here is the list of great interview questions to ask! "Tell me something about yourself that is not in the resume" This question is used to know more about the candidates because job seekers carefully craft their resume to provide the best summary of their professional experience, but you can't learn everything about a candidate fro...
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How to settle conflict in the workspace

Working everyday with other minds in the workspace can often lead to a clashing of ideas and opinions - it’s inevitable. Workplace conflict can occur in a variety of ways, such as between two employees, or between supervisor and an employee. Despite the inevitable conflict, solving team conflict and reaching a peaceful resolution is possible. Some advice for resolving conflict before it escalates into an even bigger issue include: Stay calm This trait may be hard to exercise, especiall...
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