6 Must-Have Apps for Young Professionals

This week, we bring to you 5 apps recommended by the Forbes Coaches Council which you harness to keep your everyday routines organized and increase efficiency. From collaboration at work to staying updated with current affairs, the following 5 apps will add an element of convenience to your busy lifestyles. 1. News360 Delivers To Staying Current  I […]

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Embracing Innovation: Part 2

Innovation has become the currency of success among companies today. Often, companies that perform the best are the least consumed by imitation and emulation, but rather they focus on creating something new and leveraging on new technologies for efficiency. Innovation and its pressure on the labour market and workplace requires adaptability and resilience, behaviour that many workers […]

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Embracing Innovation: Part 1

Innovation has become the currency of success among companies today. Often, companies that perform the best are the least consumed by imitation and emulation, but rather they focus on creating something new and leveraging on new technologies for efficiency. Innovation and its pressure on the labour market and workplace requires adaptability and resilience, behaviour that many workers […]

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5 Steps to Manage Your Emotions

Cumulative stress can increase our vulnerability to emotional outbursts and breakdowns. Not only will displays of strong emotions at work have long term consequences on our image at work, the lack of competency in managing emotions well can also trigger more stress for us. How can we keep our emotions in check and learn to […]

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Can we talk ‘Business’ with Family?

Are you considering a career in a firm or organization where your family members have established a foothold in? Or even accepting an job offer extended by a relative who owns his or her own business? Although bringing family ties into business settings can be a potential source of disagreement or present a conflict of interest, […]

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5 New Jobs Polyglots can Consider

Proficient in another language? Or even multiple? Here are some career options you may wish to explore with your linguistic talent! According to Sean Kim from Lifehack.org and Robert Morello from Chron.com, the following career paths value multilingual talents. Who says bilingual or multilingual talents can only be translators and foreign language teachers? 1. Brand Specialist Recognized […]

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Are You Management Material?

A few years into your career, you may already be wondering if you are on track to becoming a manger. However, it is important to remember that not everyone is management material and that non-managerial positions are no less fulfilling. Dawn Rosenberg McKay from Thebalance.com has written a few guiding questions to help you decide if […]

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5 Ways to Give Back to Society

Given their busy schedules, young professionals may find it harder to contribute to a social cause. However, doing good does not always require a lot of time commitment. This week we share with you 5 ways you can engage with society or inspire change easily, brought to you by Alastair Higginbottom from Salesforce.org. 1. Become a mentor Young […]

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5 Do’s and Don’ts For Business Travellers

Whether you are travelling for business alone or with your team, your mind-set should be somewhere midway between a clear focus that this is a work-do with roles and assignments and that little extra adventure streak which comes with visiting someplace new/different. However, as they travel with colleagues, many people seem to forget that their primary purpose […]

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Achieving Work-Life Balance: Part 2

This week, you take you through 5 tips that Julia Hogan from Verilymag.com has for you to help you conceptualize how to achieve incorporate work-life balance into your everyday life. You may find Part 1 of the series here. 6. Take your breakfastSkipping breakfast, snacking on a bag of chips for lunch, and nibbling on cupcakes from the […]

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