Unemployment is a global phenomenon and a growing concern for most governing bodies. As rate of employment is related to many microeconomic factors of a country’s progress, many discussions have emerged which have lead to many theories. Unemployment was an issue even before the global recession; it is just that recession emphasized and highlighted the
Retail leaders in the digital age Leadership is a process whereby an individual influences a group of individuals to achieve a common goal 1. But how can retailers lead and influence their staff during this digital disruption? Maybe it’s time to challenge retail leadership says Ken Silay, Partner, Innovator’s Equation. Ken suggests writing for Innovative
Fractal Basics Fractal Geometry refers to the repeating patterns in nature. The concept is simple, yet so vast and far reaching. Some Scientists say that life itself is built upon Fractal Geometry. Others say it is the “Fingerprint of God”. You will find fractals or repeating patterns in all aspects of our universe. Fractal Geometry
A few weeks back, we had a workshop on critical thinking and the art of questioning by one of our mentors Mr. Wijendra that ended with a very interesting assignment about Socratic Method. The topic of the assignment was quite appealing for me and that’s why I started an intensive research on it. Greek mythology
Introduction – Nature and Definition Dictionary defines team as "two or more people working together." Leadership is defined as "Leadership is the art of leading others to deliberately create a result that wouldn't have happened otherwise." The very existence of a team is due to leadership. Hence, team and leadership are linked, eternally and dynamically.
Has "transformational leadership" lost its impact as a rallying cry in Corporate America through overuse? Great ideas can wear out if overused by the ignorant to appear smart. Even if the core idea has tremendous value, it loses the ability to inspire. This wearing-out comes from too many sycophants (or consultants!) Wandering about spouting it
Some believe that what you do with the thoughts that enter your mind will depend on your genetic displacement or DNA. Additionally, these people will say that your past, social conditioning will also have a huge impact on what you do with the thoughts, which enter your mind. In fact they will say that neither
A construction project Manager is responsible for managing the entire project. And whether the project will be a success or failure depends largely on how effective or ineffective the manager is. So for a construction project to succeed, investors need to hire effective project managers and project managers need to learn how to be so.
THE ONE SKILL that matters more than any other in leadership and life is the ability to connect with others. We generally learn this through example, but if those we emulated didn’t know how to do it (or its importance), we are at a disadvantage. It is, unfortunately, one skill that is rarely taught in
Some people seem to be born leaders but that's not a requirement to becoming a leader. In fact, it's not even really true. After all, apart from fairy tales, can you imagine anyone being led by a young baby? In turn, that means that leadership skills can be learned or improved upon. Improve on your