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January 2017

The concept of engagement brings in productivity as its key result. In the work life spectrum of an employee, the average employee retention period fluctuates from 6 months to 2 years. Not because of salary; not even because of stern team leads or Managers. It is simply due to the disregarded sense of purpose. To achieve their desired goals, businesses should come forward to create a holistic employee engagement program, which will help in boosting their productivity and give out great...

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by Varalakshmi Dwaraknath | Nov 24,2017 | Tags : Business Management

A child wishes to grow up faster, thinking that his or her world will be much better as a grown up. As a child myself, I use to believe that when I am a grown-up, I will no longer have to study or do homework and I can wear anything – no school uniforms. However, it didn’t turn out the way I expected it to be. Now, in my forties, I am forced to think, “Does growing old make sense?”, “Is life after retirement as exciting as it may have been projected?” – No office, time to travel...

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by TRIDIV DAS | Nov 23,2017 | Tags : Business Communication

The notion of overnight success is clouding the minds of the young entrepreneurs. Every now and then someone wants to quit and jump into entrepreneurship. The approach seems very clear, have a great idea and meet an investor, maybe you’re lucky enough to get one to invest in your idea. Voila! Paparazzi! You hire an expensive team, create swanky offices, make crazy projections sheets, high on ego, proving your old boss that you are better than him. Only to discover that overnight success is...

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by TRIDIV DAS | Mar 27,2017 | Tags : Business Management

If we don’t notice, it doesn’t exist A year has 8760 hours; considering a work week of 5 days, we have 2080 hours to work. Even if a best performer or workaholic works continuously, one cannot effectively utilize more than 60% of the 40 hours work week, which implies 1236 hours in a year. Therefore, your work should ideally consume 14% of the total time available in a year. However, it appears that work is the most dominating part of our life, and therefore the work – life...

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by TRIDIV DAS | Jan 23,2017 | Tags : Food for Thought