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Staying Refreshed On Weekdays

The alarm clock rings. You drag yourself out of bed even though you feel sleepy and prep for work. Your brain is on auto-pilot mode as you power through the day. After lunch, the coffee wears off and you are having a food coma. All you want to do is to curl up and take […]

Why You Should Dream Big And Aim High

Own a big house? Run 10 marathons in a year? When was the last time you dreamt big? When we were younger, nothing was impossible. We could be whatever we wanted without the fear of failure. As we grow older, we lose our sense of imagination and fear to dream the impossible. Reality and our […]

How To Effectively Achieve Your Goals

Always wanted to be successful like Bill Gates or Steve Jobs? Start by setting goals! Many of us know the importance of goal-setting, but how many of us are doing it right? Based on a survey that I have personally conducted, 65% of the people considered themselves successful and more than 90% of them attribute […]

5 Things Every Teen Should Know

As we embark on new chapters in life, such as choosing a junior college, polytechnic or university, most of us would feel immense pressure. The need to do well academically and ‘fit in’. Since young, we have been told that grades are extremely important and the need to excel has been ingrained in us. For […]

Be An Effective Public Speaker

Do you stumble over your words or have sweaty palms while doing a presentation? Want to improve your public speaking skills? Be it a presentation or an interview, I’m sure we have done public speaking at least once in our lives.  Studies have shown that at least 75% of the world has the fear of […]

Remaining Relevant To The Economy

Imagine this, there are 10 people queuing up to purchase the latest iPhone but there is only one left. All of them are able to afford the iPhone and some are even willing to pay a higher price for it. Yes, this is how the current job market looks like. The job market is saturated […]

Effective Ways To Be Productive At Work

How have your working habits changed after working from home? Are you Team Office or Team Work From Home? Numerous studies have found different results. Some find that working from home boosts productivity, while others find that working in the office is better. Depending on the nature of your job and the circumstances at home, […]

Is Micromanaging All That Bad?

Do you have to constantly look over your shoulder to see if anyone is checking on you? Have you ever felt like ‘Big Brother’ is watching your every move in the office? You probably had that one boss that you really disliked because of their micromanagement. They try to control and supervise everything that you […]

Simple Steps To Build Trust In The Workplace

Office politics! Gossip! Toxic environment! We all have our fair share of office horror stories that we have personally experienced. But did you know that these issues can be resolved if there is a strong culture of trust within the company? Without trust as the bedrock of the company, other issues like high turnover rates […]