yolo

FOUR REASONS WHY I DON’T BELIEVE IN #YOLO (AND WHY YOU SHOULD TOO)

Originally from Drake’s song “The Motto” in his 2-minute mark, YOLO means “You Only Live Once.”…

managing millennial subordinates

Three Things You Don’t Normally Do To Engage Your Millennial Subordinates

This post won’t discuss managing millennials whom you think aren’t productive at all (that’s for…

how to deal with difficult colleagues

HOW TO DEAL WITH DIFFICULT COLLEAGUES AND AVOID THE DRAMA

We are sometimes faced with difficult co-workers. Whatever industry, company, and the job you’re…

productivity during traffic

5 PRODUCTIVITY TIPS WHILE STUCK IN TRAFFIC

Traffic is horrible in Manila. It’s an uncontrollable situation you can either complain all the…

discussing career goals

DISCUSSING CAREER GOALS WITH YOUR BOSS

Some Asians are not trained to confront their managers and bosses regarding their work…

fast-paced work

IMPROVING VALUE AND VOLUME IN A FAST-PACED WORK ENVIRONMENT

It’s not easy to work in a fast-paced corporate environment where the person who thrives the most…

favoritism and office politics

FAVORITISM AND OFFICE POLITICS AT WORK

How do I overcome office politics as a hard-working team player? How do I deal with office…

how to deal with subordinates miss deadlines

HOW TO DEAL WITH SUBORDINATES THAT CONSISTENTLY MISS DEADLINES

As a project manager, you can’t tolerate your subordinate who misses deadliness most of the time.…

accepting facebook friend request boss

ON ACCEPTING FRIEND REQUEST FROM BOSS

Should I accept friend request from my boss or higher colleague? The answer is it depends. NO… If…

overloaded with work

WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU ARE OVERLOADED WITH WORK

You are given additional responsibility. However, you feel like drowning. How do you cope up? I…

how to deal with incompetent boss

WHEN YOU THINK YOUR BOSS IS INCOMPETENT

What if a company hires a new superior who lacks relevant professional experience? How do we…

why you are not promoted

ONE REASON WHY YOU ARE NOT PROMOTED

Why I’m not promoted despite showing excellent performance at work? If you are working for a…

ON BEING MY FRIEND AND MY SUBORDINATE

How do you draw a line on being a close friend to your subordinates and being their immediate…