Three Valuable Skills to Master Right Now

What skills do you want to learn right now? Is cooking included in your list? How about photography? Well, if you’d ask me, I’d love to learn self-defense, master another musical instrument (piano!), and speak another language (probably Chinese?). Here’s why. Learning self-defense Stories about murder, rape, kidnapping, burglary, and other evil acts have been…

Opportunities in Disguise: The Benefits of Working near Your Home

Choosing between a job near home with less pay and long commute with a higher salary, most would choose the latter because they believe that the pay would compensate the travel. Little they did know that the previous option has its own stunning advantages. Let’s enumerate them and reveal why choosing a work closer to…

Six Cool Part-Time Jobs That Will Pay Your Bills

These days, making money online or part-time is a striking offer. It may seem nail biting at first, but do not worry, you do not need to be a design expert nor a computer guru to earn a little extra on the side. Here are few part-time jobs that will help you pay the bills,…

Eight Effective Ways to Fight Procrastination at Work

It’s not every day that people are always in the mood to do great things. There are just times that people feel like they don’t want to work or just get tired of doing things over and over again. These feelings often lead to procrastination. Both neophytes and experienced workers have a tendency to procrastinate…

The Top 5 In-Demand Jobs in the Philippines by 2020

Among countries in Southeast Asia, our country is one of the lowest in employment rates due to job mismatch. So to guide our future professionals on what career to take in college, here are the jobs that are still in-demand by 2020. Aircraft Pilot/Navigator/Flight Engineer Air travel is expected to increase in the next decades…

How Can Young Professionals Maximize Their Free Time?

Young professionals have enough time for everything, something that others envy. Since they have yet to form their own family, they can grab opportunities that will broaden their horizons and allow them to grow. In your 20s and working on weekdays, sometimes you get bored on weekends or even after your shift. You become tired…

World’s 10 Most Influential CEOs and Leaders

Can you not find enough reason to stir yourself while you chase your career goals or at least brighten up your day? Maybe you need stories on people who caused a positive impact on others’ lives and changed the world better. Listed below are the most powerful modern-day business people and leaders (in any order)…

Ways to Achieve and Maintain a Work-Life Balance

Proper prioritization between personal and professional lives is but a challenge for many workers, much greater for those having their own family. While some may just think that this is an elusive goal that is rarely achieved, some consider it an impossible thing to happen. What’s bad about the challenge of the so-called “work-life balance”…

6 Tips on How to Be More Productive during the Rainy Season

Besides colds and flu, rainy weather also brings in the “lazy syndrome”. Most of us tend to stay under the sheets and enjoy the “bed weather” rather than go to school or work. No wonder late and absences are high during this season. So to help you fight laziness and be more productive, here are…

How Can a LinkedIn Profile Boost Your Hiring Chances?

Living in a digital age is but a worthwhile experience. This is where odd ideas meet reality. If you are a job seeker, you should know how to take advantage of the modern tools to boost your chances for your target job. Apart from making a paper resume, you should also prepare a good online…

Ways to Break the Monotony of Your Daily Work

Doing something repeatedly on a daily basis means two things: either it helps you perfect it or you will soon find it annoying. If your job involves daily tasks that you’ve been doing for a couple of months or years and you’re starting to think that it no longer interests you, sure you want to…