Proud to be Empowered

Posted by on September, 11, 2015 in Change, Empowerment, Views and Insights

What is Empowerment All About? Empowerment is a major buzzword and has been for quite a while. But what is empowerment? It is a term so widely used that its actual definition and what it entails has become somewhat hazy and subject to various interpretations. But let’s look at one such definition, formulated by a couple of researchers and empowerment activists, Nanette Page and Cheryl E. Czuba. According to them, empowerment is a multifaceted...

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Do You Embrace Change?

Posted by on June, 2, 2015 in Change, Personal Development, WEI

Change Is What Drives Us Forward We human beings are creatures of habit. As a rule we like things that are important to us to stay the same. We fear the unknown, a fear that has its roots in the dawn of humanity when so many basic things were uncertain, like will there be food tomorrow and what’s that scary sound in the night. But this fear has always clashed with the desire to make life better, to gain knowledge, to progress. And progress, any...

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Change is a Constant

Posted by on May, 13, 2015 in Change, Personal Development, WEI

Workplace Change — Survive It And Thrive Change can be something we crave or something we dread but even when we crave it, there is the fear of the unknown lurking in the background. People are creatures of habit and as such we inherently distrust changes. At the same time, however, we know that change is often for the best, pick up the courage and do it. But what about work? Employees are not usually the ones initiating change but they...

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Change Drives Us Forward

Posted by on July, 31, 2014 in Change, WEI

Embrace Change We human beings are creatures of habit. As a rule we like things that are important to us to stay the same. We fear the unknown; a fear that has its roots in the dawn of humanity when so many basic things were uncertain, like will there be food tomorrow and what’s that scary sound in the night. But this fear has always clashed with the desire to make life better, to gain knowledge, to progress. And progress, any progress, is...

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Changing Your Habits

Posted by on May, 12, 2014 in Change, Personal Development, WEI

How A Change Of Focus Can Breed Success Most of us would readily admit they have some habits that are preventing them from being as successful as they should be, be it in their career or in something as personal as being fit. These habits don’t necessarily have to be bad, oftentimes they are just the consequence of our personal make-up. For instance, you may be determined to go to the gym five times a week in order to be fitter and you force...

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Is Freelancing for You?

Posted by on May, 8, 2014 in Career Development, Change, Networking, Personal Development, Success, Time Management, Views and Insights

The Perks Of Being A Freelancer Freelancing has become one of the major buzzwords in the world of work in the past few years as technology has made it possible for more and more people to work from the comfort of their own homes or wherever they like. Statistics from 2006 by the Government Accountability Office showed that as much as 30% of the U.S. workforce, or 42.6 million people, worked as some sort of freelancer. By 2020, estimates peg the...

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