Breaking the Barriers to Female Empowerment

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I have graduated with a professional degree in Media and Communication and am currently working with a British-German Company as GROW (Graduate Outreach for Women) Manager. Despite a lot of advancements that we see in the world of today, with women excelling in almost every field of work, I still find a lot of gender […]

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What Does Your Professional Picture Say about You?

A professional head shot

Ah, it really bothers me to see people’s passport pictures on their CVs and other professional networking links, whether it’s LinkedIn, WhatsApp, Facebook etc. Passport pictures means photographs to be used on passports, or on important documents such as educational degrees, visa, national ID and licenses. These straight head and shoulder photographs with serious face […]

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Role of Employer and Employee in Balancing Work-life

work-life balance

In a cozy evening, you are with family for a picnic and the phone bell rings with “Office Calling” displayed on your mobile screen and you are literally tortured. Suddenly, question arises in your mind; is technology giving ease to lives or it is taking peace out of life? Do we live to work or […]

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Wonders of informal lunch gatherings at office

Lunch at office

How would you feel if one of your colleagues brings you “Macaroni” for the lunch?? Well, most of us would be astonished for being provided with such delicious opportunity at workplace – in busy working schedules. But, here, Macaroni is not the topic to discuss, it’s the environment, culture, and behaviors that can be molded […]

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Is it ok to be little curious at work?

curiosity at work

Lately, I have been wondering if that’s ok to be curious at work – and if it’s really OK then what is the extent of the curiosity that is acceptable and is considered positive instead of negative? The most interesting fact is, I myself, didn’t know that I was actually a curious person until I […]

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6 Simple yet Attractive ways to Say thank you at Work

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Saying Thank YOU – How Much it Matters? Doesn’t it feel good when someone says Thank you for simple things? But how does it feel when they put little extra effort to show that they are actually thankful to you? Totally amazing, right? That’s how 2 simple words “sorry” and “thank you” change your entire […]

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Interpersonal Communication Skills – A Way to Success!

Inter-personal communication skills

You must have read most job descriptions saying “Candidate should have strong inter-personal communication skills” but majority of us don’t understand its actual meaning and importance for an organization. Today, I will try to elaborate its meaning and ways to get better at inter-personal communication skills. Mostly employers/organizations select candidates who have good interpersonal communication […]

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6 Ways to Deal with Distracting Co-workers

annoying coworker

Every office has a few employees who consider workplace as socializing hub – they will work little but talk more. For most of us, it’s so hard to deal with chatty colleagues especially when we have something very important to do. Researchers says that workplace can become enjoyable if you have good colleagues around you, […]

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Office Environment vs Productivity

Office hazzards

Environments Having keen interest in interior designing, I tend to become more observing about décor whenever I visit any place. So, this is the very first thing I notice in restaurants, motels, universities, beauty salons, homes and of course, offices. I, somewhat, believe in the notion “first impression is the last impression” though the impression […]

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