Professional

In this space you’ll find posts covering numerous topics that have some educational or professional element. I could have named this category as: ‘Education’ but that would exclude professional topics that I also wanted to cover.

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Indra Nooyi Leadership Style Examined

Featured Image: By World Economic Forum , via Wikimedia Commons Indra Nooyi is the current Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo. Her style of...
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5 Vital Propranolol Public Speaking Facts (Updated)

Is Propranolol The Best Option? Before even considering taking any medication to help ease your nerves, it's highly recommended to learn how to actually speak...
Intrinsic-Extrinsic-Motivation

10 Examples of Intrinsic vs Extrinsic Motivation

What do the terms, Intrinsic Motivation and Extrinsic Motivation mean? Both terms are indeed describing our reasons (motivations) for taking specific actions. Both types of...
business

5 Key Attributes of Affiliative Leadership

If leaders were cops, then an Affiliative Leader would be the good cop. An affiliative leader puts the people first, and the primary business goals...
Reflection

4 Effective Steps of OARS Motivational Interviewing

OARS forms a part of Motivational Interviewing and is not the only skill involved. In this post, I will be covering the four steps...
achievement

McClelland’s Achievement Motivation Theory

In 1961, David McClelland published his book entitled 'The Achieving Society.' McClelland wrote his book to build upon the previous works of Abraham Maslow...
facilitative leadership

7 Critical Factors of Facilitative Leadership

The facilitative leadership style is one that gets things done, but not always by the most direct route. This role demands very high and...
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5 Revealing Steps of Monroe’s Motivated Sequence

Have you ever wondered why TV commercials are louder than the program you have just been watching? While we all reach out and grab the...
4 Crucial Factors of BATNA Negotiation

4 Crucial Factors of BATNA Negotiation

In 1981, a book entitled 'Getting to Yes' was published and became a much-deserved bestseller. In their book, the authors, Roger Fisher and William...
How To Progress In Your Career

How To Progress In Your Career

This post contains some hard truths, but they are truths that you need to know if you want to make progress in your career....
How To Create A Hanging Indent In Google Docs with Video Demo Image

How To Create A Hanging Indent In Google Docs with Video...

A Hanging Indent is a section of text where the second and subsequent lines are all indented farther than the first line. In this post,...
How to Handle Stress at Work Caused by Your Manager

How to Handle Stress at Work Caused by Your Manager

Since one-third of your 24-hour day is spent at work, wouldn't life be better if those eight hours at work were a pleasure rather...