Here are some suggestions on how you can deal with email overload for any position and any work environment. (Shutterstock)
November 13, 2018 - 12:04 GMT
Email Overload is extremely common in today’s work culture across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA).
You need to read the following 10 ways to help you maintain your motivation at work. (Shutterstock)
November 12, 2018 - 09:58 GMT
Most of the time, success is the result of hours and hours of work, sweat and resilience. However, having to constantly perform your best on the job and invest many hours of hard work, sweat, and resilience may cause your energy and motivation to drain. How do you deal with that situation?
Abu Dhabi Executive Council to create more than 10,000 jobs for UAE citizens. (Shutterstock)
November 11, 2018 - 08:03 GMT
The Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation and the Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development, ADDED, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding, MoU, to accelerate the process of employing 1,000 Emirati job seekers in Al Dhafra region within the next three months.
Officials have warned that individuals or establishments caught violating the media law will be slapped with fines of up to Dh5,000 or have their websites or social media accounts shut down. (Shutterstock)
November 08, 2018 - 04:17 GMT
More than 600 social media influencers have registered their online work with the National Media Council (NMC) over the past five months, according to the agency's latest update.
You only need a plan and a a few tips. (Shutterstock)
November 07, 2018 - 08:48 GMT
Have you ever wondered how your boss seems to work on a million projects at the same time yet somehow still manage to be on top of everything? Well, be assured that this situation isn’t exclusive to your boss and that everyone goes through this phase; having so many tasks to do in so little time.
Evaluating the suitability of your candidates relying solely on their CVs and standardized questions is just not possible. (Shutterstock)
November 06, 2018 - 09:19 GMT
How many times have you hired someone who seemed to be the perfect fit for your SME and realized only too late that you made a mistake? Have you ever noticed a mismatch between what your applicants’ CV states and what their skills really are?
There are a few mistakes hiring managers make when hiring fresh graduates. (Shutterstock)
November 05, 2018 - 09:32 GMT
Choosing the right hire is not a simple task. Hiring fresh graduates is different than hiring an experienced professional, and with little to no experience, some recruiters find it very difficult to discern whether or not the candidate would be a fit.
The general rule is that whatever food packed for lunch at the workplace must not be smelly, messy or noisy when eaten. (Shutterstock)
November 04, 2018 - 04:05 GMT
With most people working long hours every day and sometimes even on weekends, it usually means that you need to eat at least 5 meals a week at work. For some people this is a total dilemma, because they want to eat better and healthier without having to do much work, or pay an arm and a leg for being healthy. With a little preparation and thinking ahead, it could be much easier than you think.
Known as entrepreneurship, the endeavor to found a successful business is a hot topic among the MENA workforce. (Shutterstock)
November 01, 2018 - 09:53 GMT
Imagine conducting an experiment or establishing a place where you are able to translate your ideas, no matter how unprecedented or out-of-the-norm, from fantasy into reality. Imagine creating a human anthill that harmonizes to your ideal work environment.
Although you cannot foretell the future, you are aware that a path of pitfalls and hurdles is awaiting your startup. (Shutterstock)
October 31, 2018 - 09:46 GMT
You have pursued a passion, spent sleepless nights, and made a lot of sacrifices to bring your idea to life. Now that you are just steps away from making your big dream come true, it’s time to grow the family. Yes, because you cannot climb a mountain all alone.
LinkedIn needs no introduction as the world’s go-to professional network. (Shutterstock)
October 30, 2018 - 09:49 GMT
LinkedIn chief data officer and vice president of engineering Igor Perisic tells how he believes organisations can “do AI”, why he is undecided if machines will supplant humans in the workplace and how data is helping the world – and LinkedIn’s 562 million users – get hired.
You may explore the possibility to initiate a criminal complaint against the manager. (Shutterstock)
October 29, 2018 - 09:50 GMT
You may explore the possibility to initiate a criminal complaint against the manager.
Freelancers could charge a small portion of cash advance before starting their gig to avoid getting duped in the future. (Shutterstock)
October 28, 2018 - 10:21 GMT
A marked shift can be noticed in the UAE from the traditional model of employment with a fixed employer to a looser arrangement focused on flexibility, autonomy and self-control over working schedules called freelancing.
October 25, 2018 - 05:29 GMT
With slower economic growth and job losses becoming a common phenomenon across the globe, the process of nationalisation and Emiratisation took the spotlight at the sixth GOV HR Summit held in Abu Dhabi.
Some parents feel that traditional subjects, such as English, maths, science, and history, are not enough to help their children in the
October 24, 2018 - 05:38 GMT
UAE parents are calling on schools to introduce a subject that teaches "real-life skills", such as managing money, and help students develop their overall financial literacy, so "they don't suffer" once they become independent.
Red Cross volunteers come from all backgrounds, and because names may give away a person’s religious affiliation, team members instead use nicknames based on a character trait or story. (The Daily Star/ Hasan Chaaban)
October 23, 2018 - 06:35 GMT
Orange suits flurried by after the siren rang. The team geared up within seconds, yelling orders as one emergency medical technician settled in the call center to take vital information.