09Jul
23Sep
By: suchitra M On: September 23, 2019 In: Communication, Office Etiquette, World of Work Comments: 799
04Jan
By: suchitra M On: January 4, 2019 In: Communication, Office Etiquette, World of Work Comments: 72

Consider the following situation: Peter is a freelance writer writes to an organization with a well known blog, requesting them to carry his blog on their website. The organization responds with enthusiasm, and wants to take the collaboration ahead. There is no response from Peter for a month. A month...

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08Sep
By: suchitra M On: September 8, 2017 In: Leadership, Management, Office Etiquette, World of Work Comments: 17

Learning how to effectively and efficiently resolve conflict is one of the most important skills for a leader, and a manager. The work place is representative of a stand alone universe in itself. In which case, it is only obvious that it will have people from diverse backgrounds, with diverse...

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30May

What is the Glass Ceiling? In an age and time where we are looking at India as a potential superpower, with a tremendously fast growing economy, with the population of the fairer sex at 48.1% [Census 2012], can we afford to deliberately leave women out of this race to...

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20Apr

In our previous post, we spoke about what the  divide and rule management strategy is, how it works and why it is anything but cool, or acceptable. But what do you do when you are at the receiving end of this strategy? It can be extremely stressful and limiting to work...

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14Jan
By: suchitra M On: January 14, 2017 In: Managing Yourself, Office Etiquette, World of Work Comments: 29

The one occupational hazard you will have to deal with, no matter what your occupation is, is – office politics. Some look forward to it, consciously or subconsciously, as a form of entertainment, while some prefer to stay miles away from it. This post comes as help for those who...

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12Jan

With the work from home culture gaining popular acceptance, we thought it is a good idea to talk about the guiding principles and ethics for working from home. While this option does guarantee a great deal of flexibility and comes with a promise of increased productivity, it also comes...

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03Jan
By: suchitra M On: January 3, 2017 In: Motivation, Office Etiquette, World of Work Comments: 21

Caught in a rush of deadlines and projects, the conferences and the appraisals, every day is a struggle at work, and every sent document a sigh of relief. We are often so caught up in our busy work lives that we forget people who work tirelessly, round the clock, putting...

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27Sep
By: suchitra M On: September 27, 2016 In: Management, Managing Yourself, Office Etiquette, World of Work Comments: 0

Disagreements and conflict are only a very natural part of your work space. What makes a difference is, how you deal with them. Conflict resolution is a way for two or more parties to find a peaceful solution to a disagreement among them. How you manage conflict therefore, signifies a...

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