Eight Strategies to Improve Employee Productivity

Employee productivity is an important factor in the smooth running of your business. It doesn’t only affect the bottom line, but it also impacts employee morale and job satisfaction, which are important ingredients for business growth. In today’s fast-moving business environment, companies are looking for easy ways to boost productivity and stay ahead of the …

Job happiness and financial discipline

We can be hapy in our job, or we can work because we need money. The choice is ours. Job happiness and financial discipline are interconnected. More about it here, here, here, here, and here. Parkinson’s law Peter’s principle claims, an employee is promoted based on their success in previous jobs until they reach a level …

Career Fields that Are Least Impacted By Economic Instability

Layoffs aren’t the only bad thing about a recession or an economically unstable situation. An economic downturn can impact everything from your student loans to your work benefits and your retirement savings, especially if it lasts for a while. Our most recent crisis, of course, came from COVID-19, and its effects were felt in some …

Multitasking entertainment and diaries

Keeping a diary is a headache. The whole reason for having a diary is to deal with thoughts we usually do not address. Sometimes the mind goes blank. Other times it produces more stimuli than we can handle. A diary solicits information in the first case and generates a queue in the second case. While …

10 Ways Cloud Accounting Can Improve SMEs

Accounting has been practiced for centuries. Over the years, accountants have slowly incorporated technology into their processes as innovations and advancements rise. Traditional accounting primarily sought to assess, compile, and record spending. When technology was integrated with accounting, it could look for patterns, causes, or swings in expense behavior. Modern accounting is transforming conventional accounting …

DallE, GPTChat and deep hallucinations

I was asked by several of my students to write about the GPT chat, yet I kept delaying it.  The reason is very simple. I have so many conflicting feelings, that I did not know where to begin.  Let us start with a simple idea of the “uncanny valley”. Uncanny valley The current generation of …

Top 9 online Tools Every Entrepreneur should use in 2023

Entrepreneurs have to deal with a lot of stuff to let their business activities run smoothly. Sometimes they find themselves stuck in difficult things. Are you a small business owner and looking for a helping hand? If yes, then you have landed at the right place because today, we will let you know about some …

How Can Students Prepare for Economic Uncertainty?

While we sometimes hate to face it, the current economy of our world affects every person living in it. For students, this means that economic hardships can affect their ability to pay school tuition fees or for books and computers while in school. This also means that students may struggle to pay back student loans …

Creativity games: what-if and what-else

A simple creativity exercise we can play anywhere at any time is the what-if or what-else game. This exercise can be applied to almost anything and can be easily modified for more controlled experience. Simple “what if” game Our basic visualization is person-action-object, so the easiest exercise is replace just one of these factors and …

What is a Personal Brand Statement?

A personal brand statement is a concise one to two-sentence description of your abilities, expertise, and passions that explains how you can contribute to your field. You may be able to advance professionally or discover new prospects for commercial initiatives. Here’s what you need to know about personal brand statements and how they can help …