How to Create Work Group Cohesion

Group cohesion is critical in helping a business operate smoothly and seamlessly. However, it can be overwhelming and difficult to know where to start in building such team. If you are struggling to understand how to build team cohesion, then read on for some ideas on where to start. What is a cohesive team? A cohesive team is one where all team members can work productively together to achieve a common goal. Thus, it is often crucial for businesses to be able to build cohesive teams in o...
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How to Improve Employees’ Satisfaction

Keeping your employees happy is critical to business success. Generally, employees who are more satisfied with their work would try harder, be more creative and stay more loyal to their company. Thus, it is important to keep your employees happy with their work lives. Here are a few tips on how to ensure this happens. Recognise your employees’ progress Showing gratitude or acknowledging employee’s contributions and achievements can go a long way in keeping them happy. Ensure that your em...
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How to Set Work Goals for the New Year

With the new decade just around the corner, many people would have already made new year resolutions regarding their health, life or family and friends. But what about work? Considering the number of hours people spend at work, it is important to be able to set goals for yourself to motivate you to work harder and achieve more. Here are some great ways to find your new year resolution. What are your strengths and weaknesses? One way to figure out how to better yourself regarding work for...
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Why You Should Take up University Societies

Student societies often play an important role in creating a university’s identity and appeal. Most universities have student societies to allow students to meet new friends, take a break from academic studies and practice professional skills. Here is why you should participate in a student society if you are a university student. Common interests With the vast number of students attending universities, there is often an array of societies built on various interests that covers every int...
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How to get Rid of Those Presentation Butterflies

It is normal, and expected, for one to have butterflies before a pitch or a presentation. The fear often associated with giving presentations is created from our natural fight or flight instinct, which means that unless this fear is controlled, it would be difficult for you to give an effective and engaging presentations. However, there is a number of great tips and techniques to help you give a great presentation. Fake it until you make it: Numerous research studies have shown that the meth...
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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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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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Self-care at work

You have to take care of yourself! Not only at home, or when you are alone but also during your work!  So here are my favorite 7 steps to having good self-care habits especially at the workplace! Set and maintain professional boundaries  So, to take care of our own mental and physical health, it is good to set the professional boundaries with your co-workers and managers! Communicate well and speak clearly about your mental and physical limits for the workloads!   ...
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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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