Watching the impeachment trial impressed upon me something. It is never too late to reinvent or redeem oneself. Take the case of Congressman Rudy Farinas who’s reputation has been marred with the suicide of his wife and rumor of wife abuse. Until his clear and effective closing argument for the prosecution, he was a wife… Continue reading Reinvent towards Redemption
I met a new friend for dinner last Friday. She needed the gimmick time to relax because she’s been stressed with her job as lead to a multinational CBT provider (computer based trainings). In fact, she has work the next day, on a Saturday, because they have a launch on Monday and they are delayed.… Continue reading Passion and Passing by
Something great to share. 🙂 Getting things done on a day to day grind is not enough. If we want to sustain the business or move ahead from the pack, rise above the throng, we always have to be strategic thinkers. It’s not easy to describe being strategic, but the article below hits the mark… Continue reading Strategic Thinking
Assuming you yourself is motivated already and you hold a lead/management position, below are rewards/recognition tips. Don’t wait for evaluation/appraisal time to make your performance feedback known. Real-time recognition/feedback is better because it gives prompt corrective action where it’s needed or acknowledges deserving work. Remember how you feel about belated birthday greetings/gifts? That’s similar to… Continue reading Motivate without spending millions
Motivating teams starts with motivating yourself. It’s amazing how, if you are very stressed out, it seems like everyone else is, too. Enthusiasm is contagious. If you’re passionate about your job, it’s much easier for others to be, too. Understanding your own motivations is a great place to start learning about motivation. The key to… Continue reading Motivate yourself first!
We had a company meeting few days ago and I can’t help noting these down: For lack of other terms to use add additional use of reusable components enable to be able nominating nominees Idiom mis-expressions another new in the initiative missing subject/object, should be: Another new portion of the initiative turn the floor… Continue reading speak up, but speak right
This recession will change the course of your career. Whether you’re damaged or strengthened depends on the way you respond. Can you rise to the challenge?
First Published: in the June issue of Fortune Asia.