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What TO DO When You Are in an Under Pressure Situation

Too often people underestimate the time given to them. For example, in terms of handling a job deadline; when given a certain task and the due date is coming closer, employees often feel a huge pressure on their jobs, which then lead to frustration. These pressures, then, create a life-long effect on employees’ wellbeing, performance, […]

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May 24, 20192:24 pm
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5 Characteristics of Mentor-able Individuals

The workforce is changing. Company is not only looking for talents who are ready to take responsibility, but also ready to make a change and be changed to be better. That being said, business organisations today are looking for talents who are “good mentees”. Are you one? Claudio Fernández-Aráoz, a senior adviser at executive search […]

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May 24, 20192:15 pm
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The Importance of Good Night Sleep for Your Career

Triiing!!! A high-pitch sound of your alarm goes on. One more day to be filled with joy and hard work, one more day to work towards your career and goal. And yet – there you are, half-awake with a fuzzy feeling and aching body after pulling an all-nighter to finish the report assigned by your […]

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May 23, 20193:23 pm
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Why Negative Emotions Can Be Beneficial for Our Wellbeing

There are times when you are happy. There are times when you are sad or angry. But most of the times, people believe that embracing the positive rather than the negative emotions is better for our health. Interestingly, many experts suggest the otherwise: we should embrace those negative feelings, too. Why would experts want us […]

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May 22, 20191:35 pm
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Will Workplace Bullying Result to PTSD?

“Bullying builds a character like nuclear waste creates superheroes. It’s a rare occurrence and often does much more damage than endowment.” – Zack W. Van Duncan McKinnon, MSc Psychology & Physiology at the Open University, said that bullying takes many different forms, including continuous, direct and verbal, physical violence, or silent psychological treatment. What makes […]

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May 20, 20191:49 pm
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Why Your Business Needs a Podcast and Podcaster

Everyone likes listening to a story, especially one that is full of magic and tricks. Do you? If you do, maybe your client and customer do, too. Then why not try making a podcast to share amazing stories of your business and grab more attention from your audience?   In 2018, Carey Green, a podcaster, […]

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May 17, 20192:14 pm
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Balancing Motherhood with a Fulltime Career: Q&A with Peggy Zhu

Sunday (May 12) is Mother’s Day. Addressing challenges in promoting working mothers into leadership roles in the thriving e-commerce industry, we sought valuable opinions through an exclusive interview with Peggy Zhu, Head of Brand & Growth Marketing of Shopee, Singapore to draw understanding on the road blocks to maximising women potential in the region. She […]

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May 17, 20191:37 pm
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How to Spend Your Time-Off Wisefully

Every employee should highly treasure their time-off to relax, refresh, and recharge. According to Canopy Health, paid vacation is beneficial for employee’s physical and mental health. It can help balance the wellbeing of an individual overall life. Disconnecting from work for a moment, especially amidst demanding tasks and mounting files, will afford you to rest, […]

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May 16, 20192:45 pm
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Tips for Reducing Dizziness Due to Overwork

Fira always arrives on time and does her job well. Sometimes she even helps a coworker finish a job she was not assigned to and this makes her come home late due to the tasks. Because of her hard work and skills, her manager keeps assigning her for more tasks. However, these days, Fira comes […]

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May 15, 20191:18 pm
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Why Humour in the Workplace is Important & Needed

Sometimes we laugh at a funny behaviour our workmates do, or we laugh at our silly mistakes. Whatever it is, laughter is good. It can brighten up the mood around you. Leslie Rose wrote in her seminar letter that humour can lighten up our day. It can build a healthy relationship, trust, and cooperation. In […]

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May 13, 201912:58 pm