How to gain control of your time?

How to gain control of your time? Based on the TED Talk “How to gain control of free time” by Laura Vanderkam   Discussions on time management seem to be endless. First and foremost a skill, it appears that in today’s working environment, time management is expected and required to …

Magic mirror on the wall, who is the most talented of all?

Magic mirror on the wall, who is the most talented of all? Reflections on the workshops with the European Commission trainees   Have you ever stopped thinking about how special you are? If I ask you to list your talents and gifts, would you come up with something beyond “good …

The battle of hearts and minds

The battle of hearts and minds Why Emotional Intelligence is your weapon to take over the job market and how to master it   In 2018, let go and let yourself… be yourself. In today’s “Wild Web World“, business are constantly on the run to innovate, creating huge digital disruption, and …

How to Ensure Mental Health at Work

How to Ensure Mental Health at Work   Growing up can be a real challenge, and many people will tell you so. Transitioning to adulthood often requires young people to start making very important decisions regarding one’s education and career while getting accustomed to new social interactions with family and …

Simple Steps to Build and Keep a Network

Simple Steps to Build and Keep a Network #BeCreative in Professional Relations   In the current era, where some job positions are only circulated in closed networks and many jobs depends on references, networking is particularly important. So how to build a network, keep it and benefit from it? Overall, …

#BeCreative in Thinking: Mastermind at Work

#BeCreative in Thinking: Mastermind at Work   “Creativity is not a child’s luxury; it’s a smart business strategy” – Ash Ambirge   Do you remember when you were a kid with endless creative energy, when even the dullest objects offered countless opportunities to play, discover and learn? This often unwitting …

Let’s brand! – #BeCreative in Personal Branding

Let’s brand! #BeCreative in Personal Branding   “My name is Bond. James Bond.” In the closed world of intelligence agencies, there is no single doubt as to the face and associated capabilities and skill sets hidden behind this signature quote. This simple, yet powerful statement makes it clear that there …

Find your perfect match – #BeCreative in job hunting

Find your perfect match #BeCreative in job hunting   In one of my previous articles (having a date with yourself), I have already drawn the parallel between dating and the topic of self-assessment when it comes to career orientation. In this article, I would like to reflect on the topic …

Creative Fever: Vision Board Workshop

Creative Fever: Vision Board Workshop #BeCreative   The ‘Creative Fever: Vision Board’ workshop, organised by the Project 668 Team, had taken place on Sunday, 26th March and it was also my first induction as the newly appointed ‘Event Officer’ to the organisation’s activities.