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Things to do the night before an interview

The night before an interview can be a stressful time — usually, one filled with "what if's?" What if I don't know the answer to a question? What if I trip and fall on my way into the office? What if I sleep through my alarm and miss the entire ...

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Personality Traits That All Successful People Have

Success is a very subtle thing. To achieve it you need to have patience, a positive outlook, and the ability to be open with others. Here are some personal traits these are successful people have. Show Gratitude & Pay Complements: Don’t you love to receive compliments? It’s great for your self-esteem and just plain feels good to hear someone else’s ...

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Skills that are important for job seekers

Employers these days place emphasis on certain skill sets which are considered important in the modern workplace. Depending on the sector one belongs to, there are specialized skills which are deemed important. On the other hand, there are general competencies and behaviors which employers look at before hiring a candidate. These ...

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গঠনমূলক সমালোচনা কর্মীদের ইতিবাচক করে তোলে

একজন ব্যবস্থাপককে তার অধিনস্ত কর্মীদের প্রতিদিনকার কাজ সফলভাবে সম্পন্ন করতে যেমন দিক নির্দেশনা দিতে হয় ঠিক তেমনি কর্মীদের কাজের সমালোচনাও করতে হয়। একজন কর্মীর কাজের ক্ষেত্রে দক্ষ হয়ে উঠতে তার বসের সহযোগীতা যেমন গুরুত্বপূর্ণ তেমনি গঠনমূলক সমালোচনাও ভূমিকা রাখে । তবে, সমালোচনা একজন কর্মীকে ইতিবাচক নাকি নেতিবাচকভাবে প্রভাবিত করবে তা ...

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Infographics could be your next soft skill to learn

With the trend of using the internet to convey information to millions of people worldwide, it also becomes a challenge on how you can effectively communicate to the people with your contents. Making one’s content eye-catching and easy to understand is not an easy task. You need to dig deeper ...

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Why Soft Skills?

Soft Skills can be the hardest abilities to obtain. The reason behind that bitter truth is that there is a general perception in people’s minds that companies want technical skills first, rather than the art of repartee or speaking capabilities. However, this is not true anymore. To succeed at work or ...

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Soft Skills Make Your Job Search Successful

Everything ranging from your cover letter to your resume should appear as if you, the job seeker is interacting with the hiring manager. As such, interviews should feel more of a witty conversation, and this is possible if you have strong interpersonal and communication skills. There is a difference between being ...

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Three things that kill managers and leaders

People don't leave companies, they leave bad bosses. If you're in a leadership position and people around you are muttering behind your back, you have a problem. If they are grumbling, complaining and throwing laptops out the window before they walk out without saying goodbye, you are the problem. So ...

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Things need to know before starting a new job

1. Read up: Find out who the top managers are, the organization's goals, mission, vision, and exactly what your job entails. Keep up-to-date on industry news, and check out the company's workplace policies, e.g. social media policy. 2. Banish any form of self-doubt: Establish that you are indeed fit for the ...

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Make your semester break meaningful

1. Volunteer There are plenty of organizations that arrange day long volunteering programs which can give you an opportunity to network and hone your leadership skills, all the while having fun and giving back to society. Plenty of these organizations also requires you to brainstorm and come up with innovative ideas, ...