30Jan
By: Suchitra Mishra On: January 30, 2018 In: Recruitment, World of Work Comments: 4

Are you a recruiter? Have you, at some point of your career, wondered why is it that most applicants applying to the jobs you put out are male? One of the most obvious answers is how your job descriptions are worded. Is it calling out to male candidates? While...

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25Jan
By: Suchitra Mishra On: January 25, 2018 In: Management, World of Work Comments: 0

It is always difficult to have a conversation about something someone is not doing well enough, at work. However, without these conversations, and appropriate avenues to facilitate these conversations, getting better would never be an option. Giving negative feedback is something that can get uncomfortable for either of the two...

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18Jan
By: Suchitra Mishra On: January 18, 2018 In: Management, World of Work Comments: 12

Employee engagement is not just another buzzword or a metric that your organization needs to keep track of. It is all about creating a work space, where your employees can get up in the mornings and say, “Great, I’m going to work. I know what I’m going to do...

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28Nov
By: Suchitra Mishra On: November 28, 2017 In: Managing Yourself, World of Work Comments: 19

Being able to say ‘No’ at work, without sounding rude, or unenthusiastic, or lazy, isn’t always the easiest thing to do. But saying ‘yes’ to everything you are asked to do, even when you are already crumbling under work pressure isn’t the wisest thing to do either. It is...

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21Nov
By: Suchitra Mishra On: November 21, 2017 In: Communication, Social Media, World of Work Comments: 0

Before we delve into the basics of the social media resume, and what makes for a great one, let us understand what a social media resume really is. Simply put, a social media resume is your online presence, across platforms of social media. Lets tweak that a little bit,...

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16Nov
By: Suchitra Mishra On: November 16, 2017 In: Communication, Managing Yourself, World of Work Comments: 0

How we all wish that we only got to work with people we get along with like a house on fire (how much sense does that metaphor make, really?). Unfortunately, no matter how hard we wish this will never be the case. The world of work is a diverse,...

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01Nov
By: Suchitra Mishra On: November 1, 2017 In: Leadership, Recruitment, World of Work Comments: 25

Dream teams are what come together to create magic. It always seems like a great team fits together like perfect pieces of jigsaw made to fit together. However, that is seldom the case. There is no magic unless you create it. Likewise, a dream team is the result of...

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04Oct
By: Suchitra Mishra On: October 4, 2017 In: Performance, World of Work Comments: 21

Aligning your personal goals, with your professional goals is a remarkable way of achieving more in everything you do. Introducing this into your mode of working brings about not only professional satisfaction, but also a genuine sense of productivity in your day-to-day life. You realize that you are doing...

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26Sep
By: Suchitra Mishra On: September 26, 2017 In: Blogging, Communication, Content Writing, Writing Comments: 13

If you can create good content and have mastered the blogging fundamentals, you have a skill that is highly prized (not to mention lucrative) in the market today. Whether as a job opportunity, or simply because one is passionate about writing, blogging is one of the most popular mediums...

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13Sep

Today, personal branding matters more than it ever did not only because of the significant market value it carries with it, but also because of the opportunities it offers. Personal branding done right can open more doors for you than you ever imagined. The business dictionary defines branding as:...

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