Ways to Boost Employee Motivation after Downsizing

During the pandemic, every company and organisation had to face a variety of challenges, and one of them was downsizing. The downsizing can either be done in one go or in batches, which can cause distress and even anger in their employees, both those who got laid off and those who were left behind. Those…

How to Turn Your Knowledge into a Consulting Business

At some point in our career, people will approach us about our work experience and skills. Some of your colleagues may even come to you to check things over before it is forwarded to the team leader for final approval. There may even be someone who will pay you to be their consultant. No matter…

10 Ways to Encourage Knowledge Sharing Across Your Organisation

For productivity to flourish in the workplace, team members must share knowledge. It enables each worker to complete their tasks more efficiently and learn new skills. Meanwhile, it makes the company’s operation run smoother and provides quality products and services to customers. However, how can you inspire knowledge sharing in the organisation with your colleagues’…

8 Tips for Reentering the Workforce After a Long Absence

Some people may opt to leave their career for a certain amount of time for various reasons. For example, some may take a break to take care of their loved ones or recover from a medical ailment, and others may wish to take on a new challenge, while a few may use the time to…

Covid-19: Employees asked to Take Unpaid Leave by Companies

Recently, I came across news from both Malaysia and Singapore on employers and businesses are penalising their own employees who are issued with compulsory leave of absence or stay-home notice because they are at risk of contacting Coronavirus or Covid-19 in short.

10 Questions You Should Absolutely Ask an Interviewer

Congratulations! You finally got a job interview scheduled which puts you closer to the job of your dreams. However, what should you do if you have some questions about the job? Can you ask during your interview? It is actually ok to ask during your interview since it helps you get to know the company…

Guest Post: Back To Barista

A keen eye and nose to sniff out a good article. I found #UptightPrettyGirl’s post and found her perspective on her barista job very astute and love that she was brutally honest about her feelings. Too many of us just grit our teeth and work at the job we hate. If you love her writings,…