All of us have seen PowerPoint presentations that mainly comprise of a lot of slides, boring designs, a monotone look coupled with a monotone voice. Despite all these, organizations, irrespective of their size, have been using PowerPoint presentations for more than 20 years. Unfortunately, most of the times, people...
"You work from home!" "You are a Blogger, Wow" " Oh, blogging is so easy" "You are so lucky and easy-money-minting guy; dude so lucky to be a blogger" All above comments, ask a blogger, will surely invite a sharp negative reaction. Blogging is way harder than what people perceive....
The higher you get on the career ladder, the colder and lonelier it becomes. You may be a talented leader. Nevertheless, you will make mistakes or unpopular decisions. In the long run, your job is to make people do what needs to be done. And they feel it. Now you...
Women and girls are central to the sustainability of rural households and communities, improving rural livelihoods and overall wellbeing, but their role and significance is often overlooked. In fact, they are almost half of the agricultural labour force in developing countries, in addition carrying out the bulk of unpaid care and...
Behind every successful person is a fantastic mentor. I was fortunate to learn this lesson early in my career. And looking back over the years, I can still identify the mentors in my life whose advice profoundly affected and changed me. Often people—especially young people who are just starting off in...
Technology is what we see today everywhere. One can not imagine his life without the use of technology in our day to day life. From TV, fridge, fan, AC, Scooter, Car, Aeroplane, Mobiles, facebook, Google are all the gifts of technology in our life. As the human race is moving ahead...
There are tons of Skills of the Future worth acquiring depending on where you are in your life personally and professionally, and there are 2 skills in particular that I think are key both in business and in your personal life. Let’s start with the first one, adopting a CEO Mindset. One of...
Across Europe, women represented 24% of corporate board members in 2015, according to Credit Suisse, up from a 14% average in 2010. It’s an encouraging sign that women are rising to the uppermost leadership positions. But look more closely and the gains may seem superficial. The boardroom trend, driven in part...
The dangers of workplace loneliness: Despite society’s increased connectedness, we are growing lonelier. This epidemic is not only harming people's health, it's also making workers less productive and engaged on the job. To improve the workplace, former US Surgeon General Vivek Murthy argues, companies need to focus on creating environments that...
Yesterday the world celebrated International Translation Day, honoring the instrumental role translators play in bridging civilizations, cultures and generations. The knowledge that translators preserve through the ages forms the foundation of modern civilizations; this makes translation one of the most essential elements in developing nations and people, and in...