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3 Ways To Transcend Yourself Into A Stable Leader

3 Ways To Transcend Yourself Into A Stable Leader

One of the lesser talked about qualities of a leader is stability. While we’re so focused on becoming visionary, innovative and purposeful leaders we tend to overlook the simpler and central qualities of leadership, i.e. a stable leader. Sure those are all great and necessary attributes as well, however, stability accounts for much more than … Continued

4 Reasons You Should Stop Being Stingy With Praise

4 Reasons You Should Stop Being Stingy With Praise

When it comes to praise we’re all guilty of being stingy. Not generally in life, but at the workplace we find it hard to praise someone. In no way am I suggesting that we’re mean and ungrateful people. Generally speaking, if we’re at a restaurant and the food’s good, we’re quick to compliment the chef. … Continued

5 Ways How Your Leadership Can Shift Women’s Uphill Struggle

5 Ways How Your Leadership Can Shift Women’s Uphill Struggle

Women continue to face an uphill struggle when it comes to making their mark in the corporate world. Our Women@Work survey investigated and highlighted many of the challenges they face. These issues and obstacles are real and threaten their ability to grow, be recognized and valued for their contributions. Why is it important to address … Continued

6 Leadership Lessons From Star Trek Captains

6 Leadership Lessons From Star Trek Captains

There’s no doubting the social and cultural impact of Star Trek across the whole world. For five decades now, viewers have watched brave women and men “explore strange new worlds” and put their lives on the line to seeks answers and gain knowledge. This past weekend, fans saw a refreshed new crew in Star Trek: … Continued

5 Toxic Words and Phrases to Avoid in the Workplace

5 Toxic Words and Phrases to Avoid in the Workplace

As much as you can say a lot with your body language and your gaze, your words have a massive impact on communication. Your choice of words is as important as the information you’re trying to convey and the power of persuasion you wish to exhibit. Leaders carefully choose their words to influence behavior that … Continued

4 Reasons Why You Need to be Active on LinkedIn

4 Reasons Why You Need to be Active on LinkedIn

There’s no doubting the impact that you can make from one of the most powerful and popular social media platforms in the world. Used by professionals, organizations, entrepreneurs, thought leaders and college students, LinkedIn provides its users the best possible stage to advertise and flaunt their skills and professional abilities. And with its ability to … Continued

How to Conquer Your Fear as a Leader

How to Conquer Your Fear as a Leader

When you think of a leader you’re probably envisioning a bold, courageous and fearless figurehead who’s relentless and visionary. The last thing you’d expect from them is to admit being scared. However, a few weeks ago Dara Khosrowshahi did just that. In a farewell memo he sent to his Expedia employees he stated: “I have … Continued

Why Happiness at Work is a Worthwhile Challenge

Why Happiness at Work is a Worthwhile Challenge

Is happiness at work really a myth or can it really be achieved? Is happiness at work overrated or should entrepreneurs and business leaders be paying more attention to it? Many companies today spend several resources on creating environments that facilitate happiness. Google, Zappos and several startups have built their employer brand around the notion … Continued

6 Ways To Succeed as a Leader in Frontier Markets

6 Ways To Succeed as a Leader in Frontier Markets

Frontier Markets are a tough playground for corporations, leaders and talented individuals. While they do offer vast populations with diverse demographics, young, agile and talented workforce, a fast growing middle class, and faster growing GDP, they still remain volatile. Frontier markets are renowned for their political instabilities, interest rate and foreign exchange fluctuations, higher than … Continued

Highlights from Women At Work 2016 Report

Highlights from Women At Work 2016 Report

Three years ago, Engage Women conducted the first ever Women@Work survey with the objective to understand how corporate Pakistan was driving the need for more gender diverse and female friendly workplaces. Being the first of its kind, it provided the necessary benchmark that was needed to gauge the impact of global and local influences on … Continued

5 Ways to Build an Effective Leadership Team

5 Ways to Build an Effective Leadership Team

As a leader, building a high performing team of talented individuals can be quite challenging. But what’s more challenging than that is building a high performing leadership team. A leadership team comprises of not only highly talented and skilled individuals, but mainly well established and accomplished thinkers, leaders and influencers. What you can expect is … Continued

How to Successfully Survive and Handle Office Politics

How to Successfully Survive and Handle Office Politics

Office politics is that nagging and pestering nuisance that you just can’t seem to rid yourself of or avoid. Whether you participate in it, instigate it or are at the receiving end of it, there’s a high chance that at some point in your career you’ve had to deal with some form of office politics. … Continued