All posts tagged "business workplace"

  • 5 tips for handling conflict in the workplace

    5 tips for handling conflict in the workplace

    Statistics have shown that managers actually spend at least 30% of their work hours managing conflict. When it comes to conflict, disagreements and uncomfortable situations, most people are unprepared, and feel lost and vulnerable when...

  • How to be seen and heard in your career

    How to be seen and heard in your career

    In this day and age many workplaces and businesses still entertain a hidden competition between sexes, where women are considered the weaker sex and the ‘male’ way is still the predominant way. In those kinds...

  • Why you need to adapt your behaviour to forge better work relationships

    Why you need to adapt your behaviour to forge better work relationships

    “Watch what people do, not what they say.”  We’ve all heard this saying before and it’s never been truer than it is today. The way you behave tells people everything they need to know about...

  • Neuro-leadership: you must understand the brain to lead in the future workplace

    Neuro-leadership: you must understand the brain to lead in the future workplace

    The value of a workplace starts with its employees. It has been said many times – if you take care of your employees, they’ll take care of your business. There is no denying this is...

  • How to improve your work environment and office atmosphere

    How to improve your work environment and office atmosphere

    According to a recent research, every year, 400 Japanese workers die at their desks from being overworked. The term is referred to as ‘Karōshi’ in Japan and ‘Gwarosa’ in South Korea, which means ‘death from...

  • How sleep can help you avoid burnout

    How sleep can help you avoid burnout

    Burnout can happen to anyone.  Whether you’re in the fast-paced corporate world, you’re trying to balance work and family life, or you are a busy entrepreneur, there is the possibility of burnout.  Putting constant stress...

  • Effective ways to beat meeting nerves

    Effective ways to beat meeting nerves

    Meeting nerves are an issue for many people in professional work settings. Whereas you may be a confident person around your friends and family, formal and professional speeches, and presentations in front of a crowd...

  • Power up your waiting room

    Power up your waiting room

    Waiting. Nobody likes to wait, but we all have to do it from time to time. Doctors’ offices have a waiting room, companies have a reception with a designated waiting area. If you care about...

  • Know your staff’s mental state to get the best out of them

    Know your staff’s mental state to get the best out of them

    Did you know that your brain scans your environment for danger, threat or reward five times per second? This understanding comes from the work of Neuroscientist Dr Evian Gordon, who found that the brain’s organising...