Month: December 2018

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Is it time to do away Performance Evaluations?

Performance is the employee’s worth towards an organization depending on what contributions they have made in the duration of their employment. This also includes the wage they are earning and any promotions that have been given. Performance reviews can be awkward, biased, and nerve-wracking. A lot of companies have discontinued this practice, but that might …

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Pushing Yourself Towards Excellence

Behavioral economists believe that individuals quickly make decisions when they feel pressured based off  intuition, biases, and psychological misjudgments. Since many people do not make correct decisions and choices, a “nudge” might help you take the right step. A nudge is something that helps guide decisions without restricting them.Behavioral economists, psychologists, and neurosciences have great …

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What Exactly Is A Digital Strategy?

In a technologically driven world it is highly impossible to stay away from any form of digitalization. Business organizations have keyed into this transformation which ultimately led to the birth of digital marketing. This shift in focus from traditional to digital has been a great and profitable. According to Digital Strategy Conference (DSC), “Digital strategy …

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Meeting Mayhem – How to Find the Right Balance

Meetings are essential for enabling collaboration, creativity, and innovation. They often foster relationships and ensure proper information exchange. They provide real benefits. This is what meetings are actually supposed to mean. But in reality, most employees define meetings to be painfully exhausting and arduous. Such opinions are supported by research showing that meetings have increased …

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Steps to adopt a Behavioral Strategy

The human mind has a tendency to be subconsciously biased and holds certain preconceived opinions that will definitely impact our strategic decision making. It is imperative to learn to override this to bring about a positive change in our corporate performance. Behavioral economics has now become mainstream and behavioural principles play an important role nowadays …

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Bringing Humour into the Workplace

Humour is one of the keys to success. It is important for career advancement and improves work ethic within the workplace. Research shows that laughter can relieve boredom and stress, increase engagement with others, and boost creativity and collaboration. Physically, laughter increases the consumption of oxygen rich air, which allows the brain to release a …

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