Tips & Treats
The future lies in flexible work patterns
Brigette Hyacinth/ Linked In My new employee asked to work from home. Then she started to tell me the reason. I told her "No need to apologize and I don't need to know the details." I do not pay for seat warmers. Come to the office fine. 9 to 5? Fine. Work from home. Fin ...বিস্তারিত
Create a personalized positive mantra
Katie Santamaria/Thrive Global The power of words is undeniable. Repeating a positive mantra can transform the way you think about yourself. Research shows that the habit decreases stress, improves achievement, and lessens your fear of threats. But how do you create a pe ...বিস্তারিত
Why you should make time for yourself even if you don’t think you need to
Thrive Global Taking care of yourself is a strength, not a weakness. As I mentioned above, I’m good at making time for myself. And when I say “make time” I mean it — you must make it, guard it, treasure it. And, yeah, setting boundaries can be a bitch. Here’s h ...বিস্তারিত
Does this make me a bad person?
Ronnie Jordan/ Seven Billion Today I find donating to charity a little bit pointless. But, only because of how the money is managed and handled as soon as it is handed over. While I am giving away my money for a what I think is a great cause and purpose, I can't be sure ...বিস্তারিত
In the business world, can nice people finish first?
Shradha Sharma/ Linked In Recently, have you taken a stroll in the park? If you have, you must have noticed something quite interesting: the shrubs and trees that line the boulevard, dotted with flowers and fruits of myriad colors, do not seem to be bothered about which o ...বিস্তারিত
Don’t let fears of what others think stand in your way
Ray Dalio/ Linked In You must be willing to do things in the unique ways you think are best – and to open-mindedly reflect on the feedback that comes inevitably as a result of being that way. Learning to be radically transparent is like learning to speak in public: Whi ...বিস্তারিত
Honey, Sweetie, Bud Buddy: Do you think the use of these words are offensive in the workplace?
Brad Blanchard/ Linked In Do you think the use of these words are offensive in the workplace? Honey, Sweetie, Bud Buddy, etc. Maybe it's a personal preference, but I don't think they are necessary.Now, I am talking about in a work related context. It's ok if your Gram G ...বিস্তারিত
Never pay money to get a job
Brigette Hyacinth/ Linked In JOBSEEKERS, never let your needs cloud your judgement, in spite of how desperate you may think you are. There are alot of employment scams out there. 1. If there are red flags don't ignore them. 2. Never pay money to get a job. 3. If the in ...বিস্তারিত
How to keep suicide from teen minds
Suresh Menon/ Friday Magazine Parents and teachers should get together to help children overcome dark thoughts “I should just go and kill myself.” These words from a teenager are petrifying, especially for parents. For, suicide is the second common cause of death amo ...বিস্তারিত
When ‘five’ is the answer, what is the question?
Suresh Menon/ Friday Magazine So many years after Enid Blyton, our columnist Suresh Menon ponders over an obsession with all things five I belong to an era when people actually wrote stuff. Sometimes long sentences, sometimes short, but containing at all times that famou ...বিস্তারিত