How to Make Your Resume Stand Out Without Experience

Today, it’s not that easy to get a new job, especially if you lack work experience. Competition among candidates is pretty intense, and it’s essential for an applicant to make their resume stand out from the crowd. What you should add to your CV if you don’t have experience? For instance, how you can become…

Top TED talks on how to be a productive...

Why are you procrastinating? Procrastination occurs when there is a delay between intended behaviour and action. Put simply; procrastination is avoidance or delay between the task you need/want to do and when you get it done. Here a few common procrastinator behaviours: Doing low priority tasks at the expense of a higher priority task Reading…

How to apply The Magic Formula for Change to...

Gleicher’s Magic Formula for Change is a respected model for organisational change and is often applied to project management. A crucial requirement of Process Redesign is that people embrace and use it across the business. Process redesign (or re-engineering) in a business environment, is defined as: “the fundamental rethinking and radical redesign of business processes…

10 Ways of Reconsidering Employee Evaluations (and what to...

Employee evaluations can be daunting for employee and employer alike, and if not delivered in the right way they can adversely affect an employee’s motivation, confidence and performance. If you are not getting the results you want, it is time to reconsider how you have conducted employee evaluations in the past and make the following…

How to Study Smart in the Silly Season

Seven tips to help you survive the holidays and keep you on track to graduation Christmas, New Years and summer holidays are a wonderful time of the year. However, all the festive fun on offer can mess with study schedules. The key is to balance your celebration time by staying mindful of your study commitments…

What business managers need to know about effective employee...

A busy manager dealing with the daily cut-and-thrust of business can inadvertently disconnect from the people they need most, making performance reviews an opportunity for effective engagement. In the words of Henry Ford, ‘Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success’. Working together is exactly what a performance review is…

How to Avoid Business Burnout for You and Your...

Perhaps you’ve been there — work is overwhelming, help is limited, and before you know it, your drive and determination have diminished. Regardless of whether it’s you or your employees you’re trying to protect from burnout, doing so is of vital importance to your business. Not only are burnt out employees unengaged, but their lack…

Advanced Lifelong Learning strategies: How to Study Smarter

For some, the current accelerating pace of change in all areas of life can be very unsettling. While for others, change is a source of delight and wonder. For all, the case for lifelong learning strategies has never been stronger and the need to rethink how we learn and study smarter equally so.   What…

8 Time Management Hacks to Organise Your Life

We all have the same amount of time, however the difference between success and failure most often lies in the way we manage time. Time management hacks are techniques that successful people use to hone their life in a way that supports them to make the most out of their 24 hours. Let’s look at…

10 Best Cloud Business Tools to Supercharge Your Productivity

Increasing productivity and becoming more organised are often at the top of everyone’s list for starting the new year strong. In business, organisation and productivity go hand in hand. If you’re looking to step yours up a few notches, there are a variety of cloud tools and software which can supercharge your productivity. These are…