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THE 5 STAGES OF LEARNING

THE 5 STAGES OF LEARNING

Do you remember the last time you learnt something new, like a new language or riding a bicycle? Now think about the number of times you have used that new skill. It feels weird knowing that you had, at some point, been a novice. Your brain simply went through what is called “The stages of competence”.

THE ART OF PRESENTATION AND HOW TO MAKE IT WORK FOR YOU

THE ART OF PRESENTATION AND HOW TO MAKE IT WORK FOR YOU

When you strip presentations down to their basics, the endgame is communication. You don’t want to overcrowd your slides with technical jargon, neither do you want to turn it into a kaleidoscope of colours. Here are a few tips to engage your audience with cool slides.

5 QUESTIONS TO ASK AT THE END OF YOUR INTERVIEW

5 QUESTIONS TO ASK AT THE END OF YOUR INTERVIEW

If you have been exposed to enough interviews, you must be familiar with this line “…so do you have any questions for us?” There are quite a number of great questions a candidate could ask at the end of an interview but I have chosen to share just 5 of them. Here goes.

5 BENEFITS OF DESIGN THINKING TO YOUR ORGANISATION

5 BENEFITS OF DESIGN THINKING TO YOUR ORGANISATION

The business landscape of the 70s and 80s was designed to ensure that leadership, ideas for growth, innovation and creativity came from the top. That philosophy is not sustainable in today’s culture where innovation is like the Bellagio Fountains – flowing from all directions. And it takes a lot of creativity to harness all these ideas for the good of the business, that is where design thinking helps.

4 Essential Skills Required for Your First Job

4 Essential Skills Required for Your First Job

The feeling you get when you complete your degree and get your certificate is indescribable. As a new graduate, your certificate holds all the memories of long hours in the library, demanding lectures, loud classmates and strict lecturers. Your certificate is the...