Category: Human Resources

Mastering Productivity: The Art of Running Effective Meetings

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Running Effective Meetings

When people come to a meeting, they expect it to have a point, to actually get things done, and not to drag on forever. When meetings meet these expectations, people are happy to attend and give their best.

       

See Things Differently

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When focused on a problem, and not getting anywhere, try these focus exercises. It will change the way you think when you return to the problem.

       

Powerful and Effective Feedback: Excelling in the Craft of Performance Appraisals

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Giving Effective Feedback

What constitutes effective feedback to an employee? Providing both positive and negative feedback is crucial for employees to enhance their strengths and address their weaknesses.

       

Is a Virtual Classroom Enough

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Is the Virtual Classroom Enough - Image by Anna Shvets

As a corporate education provider, we found ourselves having to adjust our methods over the years. When we started, all of our trainings were held in-person and onsite. We had given a few online classes by request, but it was not our focus. The question was always hanging there, is a virtual classroom enough? In … Read On >

       

Hard Lessons on Soft Skills

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Hard Lessons on Soft Skills

technical skills to do your job. You also need to have strong soft skills.

       

Time to Develop Your Skills – But do you need a trainer, coach, or mentor?

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Trainer Coach or Mentor - Which do you need?

Trainer, Coach, or Mentor: Which One Do You Need to Develop Your Business Skills?

       

Anger In The Workplace

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Anger in the Workplace

Anger is a normal emotion, but it can be destructive if it is not managed effectively. When there is anger in the workplace it can lead to conflict, a decrease in productivity, and sometimes in a worst-case scenario, even violence. There are many causes of workplace anger, including: Stress: Long hours, tight deadlines, and demanding workloads … Read On >

       

How to Write Good Emails for Work

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Write Good Emails for Work

It is important to write good emails to get your point across clearly and concisely.

       

Impact and Gravitas for Women: Executive Presence

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Impact and Gravitas for Women: Executive Presence

This blog was written for Improving Communications by guest bloggers Annie Fine & Cat Clancy. Gravitas was one of the ancient Roman virtues that denoted “seriousness”. It is also translated variously as weight, dignity, and importance and connotes restraint and moral rigor. It also conveys a sense of responsibility and commitment to the task. Wikipedia For all … Read On >