Everything has a cost. Those that are claimed ‘free’ cost the most. Well, we will leave the free stuff out for now and focus on the question of cost of your career. In economics, we have what is called ‘opportunity cost’, which basically talks about economic value foregone for one opportunity over other.  For instance, you could rent out your...
What one activity of doing nothing makes your brain sharp, demeanor calmer and help you age slow (read: live longer)? Meditation. Do not be turned off by that word. The very fact that you got pulled to this page of getting all that from doing nothing is actually a good thing. It means that you are already doing a lot and...
employee engagement
87% of employees are disengaged!  Ponder on that for a second. What’s more intriguing is this statistics of employee engagement is not country specific but a result of a global survey. If you were running a company with 87% people who come in because they got to pay rent and have no darn interest in the well being of your company...
workplace bullying
- Do you fear to go to the office? - Do you get yelled at the office? - Does someone keep track of your mistakes only and never your achievements? - Are you getting passed down for important meetings and discussions? - Do you feel overwhelmed with the exorbitant amount of work? All these could be signs that you are getting bullied at your...
ways to get fired
It’s a modern world - it is not just enough to be good at your job – you have to be cautious about  many other things to stay employed. Some of these things are obvious and some are not so obvious which makes it difficult to keep up with what is ok and what is not.  In this article,...