Priyansha Mistry

Could HR be the most data driven function?

Leadership - July 29, 2020

If you analyze functions like finance, IT, and marketing you will find common drivers of success. They include: people, data-driven analytical decision-making, and showin...

Set boundaries at work without being mean

Have you ever wondered what life would be like if you learned how to set boundaries at work? After all, boundaries are the building blocks of self-respect. ...

How to stay focused on your goals

How do you gain control over your time and learn how to avoid these distractions? Most importantly, how to stay focused on your goals? ...

Are you guilty of over apologizing at work?

Leadership - July 15, 2020

An apology is a sign of strength but not in the corporate world. Your habit of over apologizing at work might be costing you your success. ...

Make Meetings Effective Again

Meetings aren’t just a quantitative problem. Most people you know love to complain about their lack of productivity. ...

How to avoid talking politics at work

As the saying goes, “don’t talk religion or politics in the office.” It’s quite easy to avoid politics at work when you’re months away from the next election. ...

A Beginner’s Guide to Getting Things Done (GTD)

David Allen, one of the world’s most influential thinkers on productivity, observed that humans are much better at processing information than storing it. Getting Thing...

Why are video-meetings so exhausting?

Even since the nation went into a lockdown, I’ve been on enough Zoom calls than I can count. If it’s not Zoom meetings or virtual happy hours with colleagues, it’s ...

Is job ghosting an acceptable move?

The term ‘ghosting’ is not unheard of in the recruitment and hiring world. It’s when a job seeker or an employee suddenly cuts off all communication without an expl...

What is Performance Management?

Leadership - June 09, 2020

In this article, we offer insights into what performance management system is, the performance management process, and the benefits of a well-defined performance manageme...

Small Businesses Get Flexibility under New PPP Loan Forgiveness Bill

Featured - June 04, 2020

On June 4, 2020, Congress passed the Paycheck Protection Flexibility Act of 2020 and improved the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) for small-business loans. The bill att...

Amazon to Offer 70% of New Workers a Permanent Job

Featured - June 03, 2020

To ease the blow on the US economy, Amazon is now offering full-time positions to most of the 175,000 temporary workers it brought onboard since March. The hiring would a...

What Questions to Ask In an Employee Engagement Survey

What is employee engagement? Organizations are often mistaken with employee happiness for engagement. While the two terms sound alike, they are actually quite different. ...

Ask the HR Expert: How to become a HR Manager?

Find out how to become a HR manager. Research the skills, education and training required to carve a career in human resources management. ...

Spotify Extends Working from Home Policy Until 2021

Featured - May 21, 2020

Spotify joins that growing list of tech companies that will let employees continue working from home for the rest of the year. ...

A Compassionate Send Off; How to Handle Layoffs

Letting go of a worker or employee is a stressful and unpleasant experience in any circumstance. The coronavirus pandemic has led to many people losing their jobs due to ...