Job Interview Tips – A Good Example of Weaknesses- Reluctance to Delegate

Job Interview Tips – A Good Example of Weaknesses- Reluctance to Delegate

A good example of an weakness to mention at a job interview, of course if this is your case is being reluctant to delegate tasks. Ways to structure a response to question on weakness would be: "I am working on my willingness to delegate tasks as I know this is crucial to both my success [...]

Average Employees vs Great Employees

Average Employees vs Great Employees

Average employees: Come to work just fo the paycheckNo desire to learn new thingsDon't readResist changeDon't planBlame or justifyMotivated out of fearPoor health habitsNever contribute new ideasLoves wasting timePoor teammatesA drag to be around Great Employees: Love doing great workConstant learnersRead regularlyEmbrace changePlan for successTakes responsibilityMotivated by a sense of excellenceGreat health habitsIdea machineHates wasting [...]

How To Save Money

How To Save Money

Since I’ve started working, I have started to get into the habit of saving. So I thought to share with you all, some tips that have and continue to help me to save effectively. 1. Give some money away e.g. to a cause that is close to your heart. This may sound like a juxtaposition, [...]

What is workplace conflict?

What is workplace conflict?

Organisations are described as possessing a “multi-level nature”, this explains how organizations are composed of interconnected layers; where individuals are based within groups; groups within organisations. These layers interconnect and result in interdependence top-down and bottom-up influences. Top-down – organisations and groups influencing individual behaviours, and bottom-up – behaviours of individuals influencing groups and organizations [...]

Action Verb List for Resumes & Cover Letters – Management Skills

Action Verb List for Resumes & Cover Letters – Management Skills

Action verbs helps one to describe the skills they have used to potential employers. It is highly recommended to start your resume bullet points with action verbs it also helps keep your descriptions clear and concise. Management Skills: AdministeredAnalyzedAssignedAttainedChairedConsolidatedContracted CoordinatedDelegatedDevelopedDirectedEvaluated Executed ImprovedIncreasedOrganizedOversawPlannedPrioritizedProducedRecommendedReviewedScheduledStrengthen Supervised

Top 11 Conference Call Tips for Effective and Productive Meetings

Top 11 Conference Call Tips for Effective and Productive Meetings

Make an agenda and stick to itSend clear call-in instructionsSet out clear call etiquette guidelines out before the meetingStart on time and set expectationsIntroduce yourself when you joinTake advantage of the conference call tools that your provider givesMute your line when you aren't talkingKeep what you say clear and conciseDon't interrupt or talk over others [...]

Fixed Mindset vs Growth Mindset

Fixed Mindset vs Growth Mindset

Fixed Mindset: Avoids challengesShys away from things you don't knowUnable to handle criticism and feedbackDoes not carry out any actions without seeking approvalFocused on proving yourselfThreatened by the success of others Gives up easily Growth Mindset: View challenges as opportunitiesAcknowledge and embrace your weaknessesLearn to give and receive constructive criticismIntelligence and talent is dynamic and [...]