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Why invest in upskilling for the future of work

Why invest in upskilling for the future of work

In recent years, upskilling has become a common term in workplaces. It has become a crucial part of employee retention and business growth and development. People most often confuse upskilling with reskilling. Reskilling...
What not to do during a virtual interview

What not to do during a virtual interview

Interviews - June 08, 2021
Among the many things that have witnessed a massive change due to the Covid-19 Pandemic is videoconferencing. Before the pandemic, this tool was the last resort for people unable to meet in person. However, during Covid ...
How do you negotiate salary over email?

How do you negotiate salary over email?

Compensation - June 11, 2021
You have aced your job interview and now have an offer letter in your inbox/hand, but you are not too pleased. Why? Your salary expectations are not met. You have two options in front of you—you either refuse the offer...
How to decline a job offer

How to decline a job offer

Interviews - June 07, 2021
It is not polite to procrastinate and keep the people awaiting your response. Here are a few ways to decline a job offer. If you are in a position where you have more than one job offer at hand or have received a joining...
Examples of Employee Engagement Survey Questions

Examples of Employee Engagement Survey Questions

Employee engagement is a necessity if your organization wants to achieve growth and progress. Fully engaged employees mean greater productivity, improved image and better work culture. Despite the obvious benefits of emp...
6 Great Jobs for People Over 50

6 Great Jobs for People Over 50

Recruitment - June 04, 2021
Older jobseekers shouldn’t fret – there are plenty of options available that provide meaningful work. ...
How to evaluate the compensation plan?

How to evaluate the compensation plan?

Compensation - May 22, 2021
Before you accept that new job, it is important to carefully evaluate the compensation plan. Here is a guide on what to look for in an ideal total compensation package. Your compensation package plays a monumental role i...
The “ins and outs” of how to manage change in the workplace

The “ins and outs” of how to manage change in the workplace

Leadership - May 24, 2021
The Covid-19 pandemic has been a great wake-up call for companies and their ability to manage change in the workplace. Things needed to change and fast, there was no time to experiment and slowly turn the wheel. Organiza...
How to deal with difficult people at work

How to deal with difficult people at work

Conflicts are endemic when you notice factions, team divisions and stonewalling at team meetings. This is the time a true leader steps in to lay down the rules. Make it clear that the team has to work together and factio...
How to receive negative feedback at work

How to receive negative feedback at work

Leadership - May 21, 2021
At work, it isn’t easy to be 100 percent perfect and productive all the time. There are times when you will falter, will be pulled up and even held responsible for events out of your control. So how do we handle c...