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How to Run the Most Effective Meeting Possible

How to Run the Most Effective Meeting Possible

American writer Dave Barry once said, “If you had to identify, in one word, the reason why the human race has not achieved and never will achieve its full potential, that word would be ‘meetings’.” He might have said that jokingly, but we all know that there’s loads of truth in it. Not everyone knows […]

Clothes and Career: How Power Dressing Can Help You Move Up

Clothes and Career: How Power Dressing Can Help You Move Up

Most people treat fashion as a reflection of their personality, mood, health, or overall confidence. To a certain degree, this also rings true when dressing up for work. When you have a job interview or business meeting or client presentation, you tend to dress more appropriately to look professional and trustworthy. But in normal days, […]

8 Strategic Planning Pitfalls and Its Countermeasures

8 Strategic Planning Pitfalls and Its Countermeasures

Planning is an integral part of any business. Benjamin Franklin once said, “If you fail to plan, you are planning to fail.” It’s a quote that rings true for everyone. The same goes for strategic planning. Amidst all the planning and preparations done by companies, not everything works out well in the end. Business owners […]

What Great Managers Do to Build Highly Engaged Teams

What Great Managers Do to Build Highly Engaged Teams

“People are definitely a company’s greatest asset. It doesn’t make any difference whether the product is cars or cosmetics. A company is only as good as the people it keeps.” – Mary Kay Ash Back in 1963, one woman started a company that not only became one of the greatest success stories in business. Mary […]

7 Steps to Help Fresh Graduates Become More Employable

7 Steps to Help Fresh Graduates Become More Employable

Once you’ve graduated from college, you’ll join the sea of job hunters and become part of the crowded and competitive job market. One thing you need to brace yourself for is the heavy competition among other job seekers. Since you’ve just come from university with no formal work experience to make you top choice for […]

8 Tips to Work Effectively Under Pressure

8 Tips to Work Effectively Under Pressure

Pressure is inevitable at work. Now and then, we find ourselves dealing with an office situation where we have too much on our plate but have so little time. This and similar scenarios can cause employees to feel high levels of stress and pressure, which can hurt your team’s performance more than you realize. Excessive […]

How to Fast-Track Your Way to Promotion [Infographic]

How to Fast-Track Your Way to Promotion [Infographic]

Promotion is a form of career advancement that’s tied to better opportunities and benefits for employees. For one, promoted employees receive a higher salary that matches new job responsibilities. Along with the increase in compensation, a promotion also gives you a higher-level job title—an accolade you can add to your credentials on your resume. Your […]

5 Steps to Overcome Conflicts in the Family Business

5 Steps to Overcome Conflicts in the Family Business

Operating a family-owned business can be a difficult venture, no thanks to conflicts that could arise internally and put a strain on your personal relationships. If you own or manage a family business, you can probably attest to this statement from FINH’s Managing Director David Harland, “When colleagues and employees are also family members, ordinary conflict […]

How Good Are You at Business Writing? [Take Our Quiz]

How Good Are You at Business Writing? [Take Our Quiz]

No matter what field or industry you’re in, you’ll come across the need for business writing. Whether that’s a business proposal or a letter to be sent to one of your clients, you need to craft a well-written document. As professionals, you need to ensure that you’re well-equipped with effective business writing skills. Memos, proposals, […]

A Millennial’s Quick Guide to Success in the Workplace

A Millennial’s Quick Guide to Success in the Workplace

Millennials hold a strong desire to prove themselves in the workplace. Other generations view them as entitled, self-absorbed, unprofessional job-hoppers who instigate changes in work culture, and leave when they don’t get their way. Despite these negative stereotypes, millennials have a lot of admirable qualities that are worth noting. They inject creativity and innovation in […]

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