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Don’t worry about comparisons. Focus on being your best self

Josh is not alone in this world facing comparisons – refer to my case study shared last week. These types of scenarios often play out at the workplace and elsewhere. When a new hire joins, the team and stakeholders end up comparing the current incumbent with his or her predecessor: how they worked, the experiences they had or […]

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Personal branding – the why, what and how of differentiating yourself

If you are thinking of building your personal brand or are already in the journey of creating one, the following questions may be on your mind. ·      How can I be known for my knowledge and expertise? ·      What must I do to discover my unique promise? ·      Is personal branding only applicable for celebrities? ·      If employees have […]

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Be Wary of Credibility Degraders. Avoid Mindless Interactions

It seems like the world is working harder than before although the results aren’t there to show in terms of productivity. Time wastage in organizations has reached epidemic proportions with a sizable percentage of people claiming to have wasted over half their day on non-work tasks such as speaking on the phone, gossiping and browsing the net. Not just […]

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Relevance, Insights and Timing Matter In the Age of Storytelling

Is storytelling different from what it was hundreds of years ago? Yes and No were the answers people heard as seasoned leaders Roger Darashah and Atul Takle addressed media and communication professionals at an event in Bengaluru called ‘Storytelling in the Third Age of Consciousness’.  While Roger traced the journey of storytelling and how time to share content among […]

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Like It Or Not, Employee Branding is The Way Forward For Organizations

Wondering why organizations find it hard to engage employees? Unclear why communication directed at employees doesn’t get the attention it deserves? Confounded by how employees continue to distrust organizations? The answer can potentially lie in how organizations view employer vs employee branding. Look around you or at your workplace. Employees are no longer bound by […]