Monday, June 12, 2017

How to Cope with Changes in the Organization

THINGS TO BEAR IN MIND WHEN CHANGES IN THE WORKPLACE OCCUR

By: N.E.B.


Change is one of the constant things in the world. It is inevitable. It is sometimes sad but it can also be fulfilling as it opens different windows of opportunities. This perspective is very dependent on the people’s mindset whether one is a pessimist or an optimist. Changes such as tasks reassignments, change of policies, change of management, etc., as we know it, can be worst or best. Inevitable it may seem, but our emotions are very dependent on our mindset toward those changes. Below are the suggestions on how to cope with it:

Monday, June 5, 2017

Reading: A Habit Worth the Expense of Time

A SHORT ESSAY ABOUT READING AND ITS BENEFITS

By: N.E.B.

In this kaleidoscopic world, many of us are trying to cope with the changes which occur around us. Technology, culture, beliefs to name a few, are the examples why people must be fully aware and be in line with such changes. For us to become in line with our society, one must be informed not only in the field of Science and Technology but also in all aspects as a whole. There are many ways for us to be informed but for me, the most effective way is reading.

Monday, May 22, 2017

Conversation Starters for Better English Skills

MASTERING COMMUNICATION FOR INTERPERSONAL SKILL DEVELOPMENT

By: N.E.B.






For a non-native English speaking country, the English language is indirectly associated with a certain social class in which people see them as elite and well-educated. A status quo indeed. Despite all these, there comes a time when the feeling of awkwardness between two strangers is obvious. A dead air, if I must put it that way, impedes the very essence of communication. The suppression of communication is very dependent to what we call fear and lack of self-confidence.

Sunday, May 7, 2017

English Language - Its Effects and Values in Recruiting

THE TREND IN RECRUITING ENGLISH SPEAKING TALENTS


By: N.E.B.



I was very surprised when I was flipping through websites looking for some good articles to read. I came across with the language proficiency article and employment opportunities. It is said that 65% of recruiters and hiring managers say strong written or spoken communication skills are more important in an entry-level job applicant than their college major and strong communicators have a competitive edge (Gallo, C. -Forbes).

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Suggestions on How to Expand your Vocabulary

TECHNIQUES USED TO UNCOVER THE HIDDEN AND UNFAMILIAR WORDS

By: N.E.B.


You may wonder why there are people who are fluent in both speaking and writing English with a very distinct and accurate word use. They are those who know many words in the dictionary, now that sounds smart, right? Let me tell you this, having a broad vocabulary gives you an advantage in academic and professional facets. How do we fish words from the wide ocean of English language? Below are the suggested tips and techniques:

Tips on How to Get Rid of Stress at Work

COMBATING STRESS TOWARDS ACHIEVING TARGETS

By: N.E.B.



The big factor people leave their job is the stress at work. It is the invisible culprit that stings the minds of people to bring them down. There are many ways to challenge ourselves in taking the precautions to combat this one thing that hinders you from performing. Below simple suggestions to eliminate the stress at work:


Sunday, April 16, 2017

Leveraging Social Media to its Prime


THE INFLUENCE OF SOCIAL MEDIA TO EMPLOYMENT AND BRAND BUILDING

By: N.E.B.




One click of the mouse and the news spreads like a ripple in the ocean. Social media is prevalent and indeed used as a platform to share updates, information, and one’s inner self. We cannot stop the power of social media in connecting to the world and its dominations. However, aside from the purpose that we already know such sharing feelings and photos, spreading gossip and heartaches, etc, social media has something more to offer.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

How to Leave a Good Impression that Lasts

TIPS FOR ESTABLISHING YOURSELF A WINNING CHARACTER

In wherever part of the world you are, attitude really counts a lot before anybody else will generate judgment on you. People see you and will instantly judge and it’s up to you on how you make others give judgment. Below are the things that you want to consider if you wanted to leave good impressions to others:

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

The Power of Non-Verbal Messages


THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT NON-VERBAL CUES AND ITS ADVANTAGES

The power of words truly makes a significant change to the society as a whole. It has the power to influence, inspire, and encourage every individual to do great things to improve the quality of life. If words do all these, actions do even more in telling the whole story that not only delivers messages but gives clear meaning.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

How to Groom Yourself for Interview to Land a Job

DRESS TO WEAR AND TRINKETS TO CONSIDER FOR INTERVIEW



 By: NEB

It’s only a matter of time when a recruiter will decide to hire you or not. Therefore you have to leave a good impression not only about your skills but also on how you dress up for an interview. The Below list is the recommendation drawn from research by experts.





Sunday, February 19, 2017

Tips for Writing a Stirring Graduation Speech

A TOP OF THE CLASS SPEECH THAT MAGNIFIES THE HEARTS OF LISTENERS

By: N.E.B.

Graduation day is fast approaching and the smell of the honors’ list is in the air. 


Monday, February 13, 2017

9 Redundant Phrases and Sentences used in Everyday Conversation


 
By: N.E.B.

No matter what occasion we write or speak in a bigger or small audience, being verbose is inevitable. However, it is not an excuse for some to notice that those are technically wrong and grammatically incorrect. As I have done my research, I had a good time reading and laughing at the hilarious results I found on the internet. 


Thursday, February 9, 2017

5 Techniques on How to Kill Your Audience with Your Slideshow


By: D.S.M.

Seminar presentations have gotten me shot dead where I was seated!

Unless you got a presenter like Tim Cook or Steve Jobs, seminar presentations usually get its audience dying of boredom. I admit I am also not good in creating slideshows so I asked Google for some articles and suggestions. There are plenty of suggestions out there and some of it can be too long to read.


Tuesday, February 7, 2017

6 Important Definitions of Excellent Customer Service

By: N.E.B.

SERVICE WITH SINCERITY, WITH CLASS, AND WITH EXCELLENCE.

Coming up with a real definition of customer service made me do a profound thinking and contemplating. It is the very vital aspect of business success in various industries specifically the Business Process Outsource or the BPO.

Sunday, January 29, 2017

10 Tips for Writing a Professional Email

By: N.E.B.

EMAIL WRITING ETIQUETTE IN BUSINESS SETTINGS

Electronic mail or email made it easy to communicate about business within the organization. Emailing is a vital activity of the professionals to express, inform, and influence a person or a group of people. 

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

5 Important Things that a Great Public Speaker Should Possess

By: N.E.B.
UNLEASHING YOUR POTENTIALS FOR GREAT SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

It takes great effort and experience to become an effective public speaker. There are no tricks nor some sort of magic that would make a person a great speaker in an instant. Continuous toil and perhaps the right amount of experience would make one better.

Monday, January 23, 2017

6 Tips to Consider in Speaking before the Crowd


A PUBLIC SPEAKING GUIDELINES FOR ALL OCCASIONS
By: N.E.B.

Speaking in front of the crowd is a communication skill that is indeed a moment for one to inform, influence, and inspire others. Perhaps, half of the world no longer reads to be informed but most of them listen instead. Effective public speaking skills are needed to do all these reasons and so, I have come up with a helpful list to consider before speaking in front of the crowd.

Sunday, January 15, 2017

8 Suggestions for Effective Study Habits



TIPS AND INKLINGS FOR USEFUL ACADEMIC WORKS AND HABITS

By: N.E.B.

Studying is an integral part of life and it is one thing that students feel awful about. For some, nothing is easier than just sit down in front of the lecture and daydream about the future plans and even plans for the day. 

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

6 Essential Phrases and Sentences used by Great Leaders

Leadership at its Best

By: N.E.B.


Being a leader is not just learned within a period of time but it is acquired through experience and a continuous learning process. 




Monday, January 9, 2017

Simple TIPS on How to Survive in College



By: N.E.B.

College is perhaps one of the most difficult days of student’s life. 

Living out of your comfort zone may be a bit of a challenge for some and it requires adjustment. Yes, it takes some time to adjust in an environment where people around you seem like strangers and do not care at all.  There are different styles or techniques that students use in order to survive college. Here are some tips for your reference:

Top 5 Faulty Sentences Teachers Say

By: D.S.M.




Every day, I go around the primary school campus checking on student attendance and cannot help but overhear what some of the non-English native teachers say. Take note though that these are heard in the afternoon classes when most of them already had at least 5 sessions -- in short, they are somewhere between tired and exhausted to having an extreme energy gap. Here we go:

Sunday, January 8, 2017

13 Commonly Misused English Words

By: N.E.B.

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"Take this as your everyday English dosage - regardless of your nationality."

By: NB

I am one of those who admits that the English Language is complicated. There are too many words in the dictionary that we often confuse with the others, those grammar rules that we have to memorize by heart, and oh, I nearly forget those exceptions to the rules! Yes, who says English is easy? I guess it takes a lot of practice and perhaps engages with a lot of conversation to the word geeks, good reads, and good movies (except those with a bunch of swearing).

Saturday, January 7, 2017

The Importance of English Language: How does it affect our future?


IMPORTANCE OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE IN THE WORKPLACE

By: N.E.B.

English Language proficiency is, perhaps one of the qualities that a person should possess to enter the professional arena. This is due to the fact that globalization of different industries and sectors has been conspicuous in different parts of the world. 

What your Curriculum Vitae looks like and how the recruiter sees and "seize" it

By: N.E.B.

10 TIPS TO TOP UP YOUR CV

A TOP-OF-THE-ART COMPANY RECRUITMENT OFFICER'S VIEW ON CURRICULUM VITAE


By: N.E.B.

Its only a matter of 6 seconds for you to win the eyes and attention of the recruiter. According to Business Insider, recruiters spend an average of six seconds reviewing resumes before they can make an initial decision whether to shortlist you or not; having said that, you should heighten your profile and must never leave a room for mistakes.

Right Choice for Employment


6 Reasons Employees Stay in Their Jobs



 By: N.E.B.

Many of us have found ourselves on our desks in front of a computer or in front of the students teaching, some deal business with the customers, and some fix plates, tables, chairs, and cooks for our ladies and gentlemen. No matter what we do, we are in a job. But the question is, how do we get into that kind of job and what made us decide to stay or made us resilient to the kind of environment we are in?



Tips Before Interview

5 Tips to Power you up for Job Interviews


By N.E.B.

Interviews may be by far the most important part of the hiring process. It one way for the recruiter to know whether all the information written on your profile are valid and accurate. Hence, it is, shall I say an investigation part where one is put into a friendly interrogation and extract necessary information and at the same time, getting to know you more.
Below are the tips before you draw yourself in the company and get interviewed: