Inspiration

Power Up Your Inner Strengths

Power Up Your Inner Strengths

Inner strengths are the fundamentals to a happy and productive life. Having inner strength is the power and confidence that comes from within oneself. Challenges must be thought of as opportunities and that is exactly what they are. And one cannot attain inner strength without […]

Managing Off-Site and Virtual Teams

Managing Off-Site and Virtual Teams

As the nature of workplace evolves, managers are faced with the challenges of of distance managing. Today’s manager are thrust into the challenging world of technology and business requirements. Work teams comprised of people in different locations, countries and departments. All of whom are expected to […]

Positive energy in the workplace

Positive energy in the workplace

We spent much of our day in the workplace and so it’s very important to have good energy in the work environment. Positive energy will make each day more enjoyable and at the same time increase our efficiency and level of innovation. As a manager, you […]

Striking Balance In Work-Life

Striking Balance In Work-Life

We have 24 hours each day. Each day, we need to allocate time for work, sleep and our personal lives. Since we need 7 hours of sleep, there’s basically only 17 hours left for work and personal time. How do we balance between work-life? Putting your time […]

Celebrating the team

Celebrating the team

What better way to show our appreciation for our team than by celebrating their milestones! Milestones not just in term of the success they attain at work, celebrating personal milestones brings the team a step closer as well. Your team is after all human and will be motivated by […]

The Power of Celebration

The Power of Celebration

A celebration is a joyous occasion to mark a special event. It allows us to pause and appreciate the milestones we have achieved. A moment worth celebration also create the perfect excuse to have a great party! So besides receiving congratulations from our peers and pats on […]

Managing Polarisation

Managing Polarisation

Polarisation can create energy and it can stimulate proactive behaviour. So, when a team isn’t so dynamic or innovative or result driven, the manager can start a team session with some strong statements. But some managers ignite polarisation unintentionally. They force their views on their […]

Dealing with Anger – an inspirational story

Dealing with Anger – an inspirational story

Throughout our working life, we experience a wide range of emotions. From the thrill of success to the frustration felt when miscommunications, we find that more often than not, we tend to get irritated or angry when things do not work out as planned. This […]

Happy Lunar New Year!

Happy Lunar New Year!

The year of the Rooster is a year of gainful change, be it professional or personal. Like a rooster, approach these changes confidently with an open mind and open heart. Sharpen your skills, be consistent with your thoughts and actions and you will be greatly rewarded.And as you chase your ambitions, do […]

Hold your judgment!

Hold your judgment!

Many times in our journey of life, we encounter many other individuals and situations. As we accumulate our experiences, we often develop a pattern of thinking about these people and situations, and are often quick to form a judgment about them. While experiences may provide […]