Tag Archives: job title

Climbing the wrong corporate ladder

Meet George. In 2004, he completed a three year degree at a leading university. He joined the job hunting crowd, looked at dozens of positions and got interviewed for three. In the end, George went for the world class company that offered competitive remuneration, extensive training and opportunities to travel abroad. He put in the […]

10 Reasons to Start your own Business

1          Because it is never too early to start 2          Take control over your life, you own and control the business 3          Loads of support from government and private sector to academic institutions & other entrepreneurs 4          Unforgettable journey – you won’t ever be the same again 5          Make a difference and make money 6          […]

Best Friend at Work

  Over the last thirty years, the Gallup organisation  has studied employees and their needs in the workplace.  One of their key employee engagement measures is whether you have a best friend at work. In short, if you have a best friend at work, you are likely to be more engaged and satisfied.   (Continue Reading…)

Failed Merger, Best Job – Street & World?

  (Source Laurel.Miss) Best Job – Street & World? In my line of work, I am too familiar with disengaged and depressed souls roaming the workplace. The job is a big minus in their life. So when I do come across individuals and jobs that defy the ordinary, I must investigate further. Let us look […]

The Shortest Job Description?

I came across this recruitment ad on the Skills Portal While the standard job blocks are completed, if you examine the Job Title amp; Description: Job Title:nbsp; nbsp; nbsp; nbsp; Rec / SWB, Office Support Job Description: Matric, MS Office exp If you have seen or advertised any job descriptions under 4 words, please e-mail […]

An Entrepreneur by any other name

Conventional Titles for Entrepreneurs CEO Budding Entrepreneur Associate Consultant Director Founder MD Member Managing Member Motivator Owner Professional Speaker Proprietar Strategist Team Builder Trainer Partner Principal Consultant Unconventional Titles for Entrepreneurs Chief Imagination Officer and Talent Thought Leader (Source: Tomorrow Today) Work Radical (my own)

An Arthouse Affair

Get a glimpse behind the corporate glass with HR Future’s workplace radical When did you last experience customer service that left you feeling like a celebrity, royalty or a millionaire? Never? Most customers would be overjoyed with the minimum of getting what they paid for without prolonged suffering. Companies are far off the mark in […]