What is Doomscrolling? (And how to stop)

What Is Doomscrolling? (And How to Stop)

Do you catch yourself doomscrolling very often? Before you answer, make sure you understand what “doomscrolling” means. According to Merriam Webster, doomscrolling is a new term “referring to the tendency to continue to surf or scroll through bad news” on your smartphone or computer. The term seems to have originated in 2018, although it might…

The coronavirus outbreak will bring about many changes in the workplace.

How Coronavirus Will Change the World of Business

The coronavirus outbreak has upended every aspect of private and public life, including work. Offices, workplaces and work itself will change to adapt to the new circumstances. As economies around the world resume activities, we will discover workplaces that are not only outwardly different, but also more flexible and more reliant on technology. More Flexibility…

How to Give Effective Feedback

Giving effective feedback is a basic managerial skill that some people may find difficult to master. Giving feedback, and particularly critical feedback, can be very difficult for both parties. However, under extraordinary circumstances, such as the coronavirus outbreak, good communication becomes even more important than usual. Misunderstandings, lack of clarity and mismatches in communication styles…

Advance your career working from home with these five useful tips.

5 Ways to Advance Your Career Working From Home

Working remotely poses many challenges, but that doesn’t mean that your career should stop. If you’re looking to advance your career working from home, follow these tips. With ingenuity and resilience, you can improve your professional prospects even during uncertain circumstances. Spruce Up Your CV and LinkedIn Profile Take a good look at your CV…

Avoiding distractions is key in order to stay productive

How to Reduce Distractions When You Work From Home

Although some businesses are considering reopening, many people will keep working remotely due to the coronavirus outbreak. Therefore, finding ways to deal with the distractions we face when we work from home is more important than ever. Avoid Social Media and Other Digital Distractions Social media can be a blessing in these months of social…

4 Reasons to Avoid the Multitasking Temptation

With a lot of people working from home due to the coronavirus outbreak, multitasking seems more tempting than ever.  We are bombarded with stimuli every day, from social media updates to breaking news on our cellphones and TV, so multitasking seems like a logical response. Actually, there are many good reasons to avoid multitasking, even when it seems so promising.   -Multitasking is Stressful  The…