Browsing Category : Work

Loves Job, Hates Boss or Loves Boss, Hates Job?


I posted this status on Facebook on early July 2014: Post by Jacqueline Teo. What prompted me to post this status was merely my curiosity to find out if my circle of friends/ acquaintances have similar thoughts as those who were part of the Gallup study where they found out that “immediate supervisor is number one reason why employees leave.” Then…

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Don’t Be Afraid to Tell Your Bosses They’re Wrong


This morning, my business partner and I were in the meeting with our two new interns. Towards the end of the briefing, my partner advised the interns not to be afraid to inform us if there are problems and to correct us if they spot any mistakes we make. I personally think that’s a good advice. Bosses are people too.…

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Are You Looking Forward to Work?


If you said no, then the next question is, “Why are you still doing it?” Most of the time, people would start justifying that they need the money, they have no other options, the location is convenient to them, the colleagues are nice, and the list goes on. When they start doing this, they will begin to think that work…

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10 Signs It’s Time To Look for Another Job


My last day of employment was May 5th, 2011. I don’t know what the future holds but I no longer want to be employed anymore. It’s about time for me to be 100% focus on the business I’ve been building if I want to create exponential growth in my income. Of course for many people, chances are they’re lucky to…

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We’re All Selling Something


“Salesperson are not allowed.” “I don’t like to hang out with him. He’s always talking about his products.” “Are you trying to sell me something?” “Salespeople just want to make money out of me.” Those are the common negative connotations people put on salespeople without even realizing that everyone is actually selling something. Whether or not you like salespeople, you’re…

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Prioritize the Emails from These People, Ignore the Rest!


We’re swamped with emails on a daily basis. When you’re too bogged down with reading and replying emails, you don’t get anything else done! I’m just talking about emails here and don’t get me started with messages from Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. While you’re sitting down, checking through the messages and getting ready to reply, you get incoming messages from…

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Strategies to Energize Your Team to Get Results


When things are not going too well and results are not achieved as expected, a team will usually looks at their leader for motivation and direction. It’s what the leader is willing to do that will ultimately impact the results. Leaders take full responsibility of their team’s performance and when there’s an alarming decrease in morale and achievements, they need…

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