17 Things You Should Never Say in a Job Interview

Some young people requested me to advise them about things they should not say in a job interview. I thought about it, and simply googled “What not to say in a job interview”. There were several resources with excellent lists of pointers one should remember during a job interview. Most exciting for me were the […]

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How to deal with Workplace frustration

We all are humans, we get frustrated at work, and this is absolutely common. Sometimes reason for this frustration could be small and ignore-able stuff. However at times, frustration can be genuine. My experience of workplace frustration is “living in uncertainty”. The level of frustration is usually directly proportionate to level of uncertainty. Some people […]

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Its all about taking initiative!

I regret for not writing regularly in the past couple of months. I consider writing as one of the most exciting and relaxing hobby, but a little extra work pressure at job and at home is keeping me away from blogging. Today I watched a short video. The video was taken from a public training […]

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Understanding Emotional Intelligence

Emotional intelligence is an interesting topic to learn about. I have been trying to get some insights from corporate leaders on how they define and use their emotional intelligence in their routine. Laura Wilcox, Director Management Programs at Harvard Extension School says that “Despite a bevy of research and best-selling books on the topic, many […]

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Creating an Environment for Intellectual Wellbeing

I come across many overworked, depressed and unhappy employees on a regular basis. Growing number of hypertensive, obese and diabetic working class will not help companies to grow, in fact that will result in increasing health insurance cost and time off sick! But the question around this issue remains undiscussed among human resource professionals. They […]

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Owais Zaidi – Story of Career Progression

  I am always in search of exciting career stories. These stories are not only inspiration for me, but also through my blogs are learning for my readers and followers. This time my search took me to The Hive, a premium co-working space being created by my friend Owais Zaidi. Owais is excited about his […]

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Giving yourself a fare EQ ranking

Emotional Intelligence (EQ) is a topic that I have lately been reading about a lot. The concept is simple yet interesting. In simple words, Emotional Intelligence means knowing yourself and people around you and using this awareness to develop and manage relationships at work or in family. Emotional Intelligence can help in improving your career […]

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