How to Identify and Avoid Unethical Practices in Business

In the competitive world of business, the temptation to take shortcuts and engage in unethical practices can be alluring, as they dangle the prospect of attaining quick gains and rapid success. However, succumbing to such practices can lead to severe consequences, potentially jeopardizing the longevity of a business.

How to get things done right.

What exactly is “getting the right thing done”?  Workplace productivity is a variable that fluctuates over time. We all have days when we wish we could have accomplished more but the method we used to do it seemed lengthy, or boring even. Perhaps the most important thing to remember is that productivity is a habit […]

How to Unleash Your Creative Potential

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“What exactly is innate creativity?

It is a journey through which new ideas and different inspirations are created. It is symbolized by change, rebelling against tradition, and drawing outside of the box that is standard thinking. The cornerstone of innovation is creativity, which is not just restricted to creative expression but the ability to simply create, whether it be art, stories, solutions, or new inventions or ideas.

**Teachers, scientists, doctors, entrepreneurs, engineers—these are all individuals who challenge their creative side in order to further cultivate change in the world we are familiar with today. According to Brene Brown, creativity acts as a medium for both emotional expression and ingenuity.”

Social services & its effectiveness dealing with the pandemic

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During the onset of the Covid-19 Pandemic Trinidad and Tobago ranked as number one in a report published by the University of Oxford that assessed responses to COVID-19 based on four of the six WHO criteria for rolling back COVID-19 “lockdown” measures. Leadership and Governance Key mitigation and containment strategies implemented were evidence-informed and showed […]

Emotional Intelligence: What is it and why is it beneficial for the workplace?

Emotional intelligence (EI) is the ability to understand and manage your own emotions and those of the people around you. People with a high degree of emotional intelligence know what they’re feeling, what their emotions mean, and how these emotions can affect other people. There are said to be, five key elements to emotional intelligence. […]

How effectively does your company’s product development, product sales and service operate when compared to a tried and tested twenty year old methodology?

As companies emerge from the quagmire that was the COVID pandemic, where the economies of the world saw companies and individuals either enjoying grandiose gains or devastating declines, there is the need in some sectors to streamline costs and make the processes more effective. A couple of these areas are service delivery and product development. […]

Teamwork & Collaboration: What is it and how beneficial it is in the workplace?

Teamwork & Collaboration: Teamwork is said to be work done by several associates with each doing a part, but all subordinating personal prominence to the efficiency of the whole. Collaboration is a critical component of teamwork. Collaboration is said to be working jointly with others. Why is teamwork beneficial to business? Teamwork & Collaboration are beneficial […]

How has the pandemic impacted service organizations?

Maoz: The global pandemic has exaggerated all that is wrong with a ‘contact’ strategy. The pandemic is also the best opportunity in over a decade to restart, re-energize, and re-imagine customer service and field service. There may never be a better time to press for an ‘engagement-first, digital second’ strategy. The accepted wisdom is that […]

How Important is it to have Good People Skills

How do we know that we are good at something? What are the parameters with or by which we measure our success? What set of skills are needed to succeed in our respective fields and careers? Accountants need to be good at math, doctors need to be versed in new and latest medical research. Having […]