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How much one should work?

My cousins who are doing very well and in the process of shifting to another house commented that they need to change their lifestyle by taking it easy hereafter. Another friend of mine who is well settled is giving more time to his health and
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Loyalty or Competency?

Who is important for successful and sustainable business? Loyal employee or competent employee or both? What is more practical?  Making Loyal employee competent or making competent more loyal? I request the members of Business Gyan
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Dear Readers, Here is a welcome relief!   Effective 1st July 2011, IRDA (Insurance Development Authority of India) has allowed portability on health insurance - i. e. shifting from one insurer to another on same terms and
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A Video in a Presentation helps!

  Presentations and lectures get an encouraging audience depending on the speaker’s style and content. Yet many a time I honestly feel, however good the content, a video in between helps: It accentuates the point being made in a
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Believe in yourself even when no one else does

"Some people succeed because they are destined to, but most people succeed because they are determined to."   When Henry Ford said those oh-so-true words, he wasn't just talking about himself -- even though he is the
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Transferable Skills:The Premise of experience and knowledge

Standing on this threshold of my life, the launching of ALPS (Academy of Life and People Skills), I see myself as a teacher - economics and soft skills, a trainer, a mentor, a responsible citizen, a passionate speaker and writer.   How
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Practice reciprocity without keeping score

When we were growing up, most of us learned to live by the Golden Rule:  Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.  Not "as they do unto you," but "as you would have them do unto you." As working
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Take my advice, if you dare

One afternoon when American League baseball umpire Bill Guthrie was working behind the plate, the catcher of the visiting team repeatedly protested his calls.  Guthrie endured this for three innings.  But in the fourth inning when the
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Balancing the Mind in forgetfulness

Just like the files laid one upon each other will hold weight of the upper ones and at a given point will result in the top most of the files falling down and thus establishing a sense of balance for the remaining ones. Likewise the mind or the
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Leveraging the Generation Differences in Leadership

 Today’s workplace comprises of three generations of leaders.Baby Boomers (BB) – those born between the years 1945 – 1960Generation X (GX) – those born between the years 1961 – 1981Generation Y (GY) – those born between the years 1981 – 1994;