Meet Mubanga, Mubanga has theoretical knowledge about sales and is excited to do her job, but she doesn’t know how to handle difficult clients. Also Meet Choolwe. Choolwe has theoretical knowledge about sales and he knows how to apply it, clients always feel comfortable around him unlike Mubanga. But Choolwe is perpetually late and sometimes takes naps in the break room. Should we be managing their performance in the same way?
Does the phrase ‘people skills’ in a job ad drive fear down spine, odds are you’re not the most extroverted of people. Find out how other introverts are navigating their extroverted worlds in this article.
Employability is a set of achievements skills, understandings and personal attributes. It’s the difference between being good at a subject and being good at doing a job.
I’m assuming you have Facebook account and you have probably noticed the memories notifications, where Facebook feels the […]
Photo Cred (The phone rings. Mary: “Good afternoon, [reception]. How can I—” Flustered Client: “Hello, I requested numerous items that […]
The next time you go for an interview, make sure that the first impression is the best impression by avoiding these interview blunders.
Imagine walking into your bank, favorite restaurant or phone service provider and the person serving you is covered in tattoos, has bright pink hair and metal sticking out of their lip, nose and eyebrow. Would you trust this person to service you?
Imagine your house keeper, children’s nanny, security guard or gardener (basically someone who personally works for you) came and talked to you about the 6 hour work day, and mentioned how it would increase productivity, reduce presenteeism, reduce their sick days and increase their job satisfaction. Would you give it to them?
Did you know you are a part of the ‘Gig’ Economy? Remember that internship you did for 3 months, what about that once-off article you submitted or the event you helped publicize for free ticket? Yup, all Gig Work. Since you’re a part of it, find out how to survive it.
New beginnings are stressful at best. Meet Belinda, she’s a determined and enterprising 20 something , and this is the story of her first 30 days at a new Job. Hopefully she can help you navigate your’s or make your next 30 better.