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Feb
27

Name it to Claim it

What's in a name? “…that which we call a rose - by any other name would smell as sweet; [famous words from Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, 1600] Naming things is hard. When you name something, you want it to anchor itself in people’s minds; the name and the thing are then forever connected. It creates [...]
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Feb
19

Happy New Year 2018

And no this is not a typo! Happy New Year to you all for 2017 but least none of us be surprised that the words “I can’t believe it’s 2018” will soon be echoing across the workplace water stations as once again 12 months will fly by and we look back with disbelief on "how on earth" did [...]
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Mar
03

Women More Than Men to Be Impoverished in Retirement

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A new analysis finds that women are far more likely than men to face financial hardship in retirement. A report released today by the National Institute on Retirement Security (NIRS) finds that across all age groups, women have substantially less income in retirement than men. For women age 65 and older, the data indicate [...]
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Jan
14

What is your New Year’s Revenue Resolution?

Happy New Year to each and every one and may 2016 bring you all plenty of work, wealth and great health. A New Year generally lends itself to a time of reflection, it’s a new time to start all over again, it’s a time to bury the past, change old non-productive habits, learn new things [...]
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Nov
02

Climb the corporate ladder faster! Get along (with people) to move along (in business)

While your technical skills may get your foot in the door, but its your people skills that keeps the doors wide open. Your work ethic, your attitude, your communication skills, your emotional intelligence and a whole host of other personal attributes are the business skills that are crucial for career success. With business skills you [...]
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Nov
02

Importance of Soft Skills During Hard Times

With many businesses and practices downsizing their learning and development provision for staff, it has become increasingly important for individuals to take matters into their own hands. Whilst technical knowhow may get you a certain job in the first place, it’s those soft skills that you’ve built up over the years that help maintain your [...]
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Sep
17

from seed to succeed…..the coming of Skillsology

Never ever in our wildest dreams, had we expected our business support skills to take us to the dizzy heights, to be the CEO of our own successful business! Trust me, this road was not easy with many a missed (to downright did not see) opportunity!  We had all dabbled in businesses (well, what we [...]
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