You know what we are talking about. That nitpicking, gossipy, mean or otherwise toxic person you just can’t seem to escape at work. You don’t get to choose people at work. This is kind of sad considering the huge impact that they can have on your working life. If a coworker, a boss or even […]

There has always been a debate over hiring experienced employees and fresher employees. Who should be given preference? The importance of work experience cannot be stressed enough when it comes to recruiting a candidate for a job. Having a college degree is not sufficient to get hands on a job even if a college degree […]

You know what they say, if you have a job you love, you’ll never work a day in your life, and this a very matter of fact. Going to work every day should not be something that you dread, and doing your work should be fun, not feel like a chore. Definitely, you deserve a […]

In most organizations, appraisals tend to happen every six months or annually. It allows you and your boss to discuss your performance and discuss your strengths and weaknesses. It is time to find out what your ambitions are and to boost you up for your growth. All in all, it is a great opportunity to […]

Believe it or not, the working world is filled with fake job interviews. They often target people who are disenfranchised, or who are really in need of work. Most of the time you can find that the job is fake just by the ad they post. But some of these interviewers are smart. They put […]

You might have prepared well for an interview. And you felt everything went rather positively. Yet, was the final outcome different from your expectations? This, of course, can be frustrating. It can be difficult not to take job rejections personally. But at the same time, during a job hunt process, you could be turned down […]

Finding a work-life balance can be challenging, especially if you have a demanding job. Your hours may be the standard 9-5 on paper, but the work might say otherwise. It’s normal that some days will be longer, but if it’s an everyday occurrence, you might need to step back and prioritize. If your place of […]

Facing a job rejection is pretty disheartening. We agree you might feel like giving up on everything then and there. You boiled down all your effort into your resume. Spent ages tailoring your cover letter.  You put your best foot forward in the interview. They would be silly not to hire you, right? Facing an […]

Office politics occurs, or rather, is considered “normal” in most workplaces. Some people claim that office politics is an important part of the workplace. Whereas others think of it as a needless part of the modern work culture. Accept it or not, office politics strains relationships and maims work culture. If you are an employee […]

The first day at work often makes you both anxious and excited. Mostly, your co-workers judge you based on your initial impressions. Well, that’s good news for people who make a positive impression. But if you make a negative first impression, it could haunt you and your career for a long time.  Now that you […]

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