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In today’s corporate working environment, leaders are becoming more aware of the importance of empowering women in the workspace. This means that women have a greater sense of control over their lives. It creates an understanding and trust between employees by ensuring that their actions are inline with the vision of the organisation. This also means that females have the power to make their own decisions, take on calculated risks, gaining new skills and freedom of autonomy.
One of the most frustrating phrases that many graduates are told is to “follow your passion”. It may take years of struggling and hard work to figure out what truly brings you joy and happiness. It would be a lot easier if you knew where your passion really lies and the direction you’ll be heading.
Most graduates and young adults often feel intimidated and nervous when it comes to a job interview. We often overthink our response when it comes to answering a specific question and this has an effect on your self-confidence. An interview is merely a one-on-one conversation that is conducted with the employer and candidate. Interviews are not always structured and formal; it depends on the position that you are interviewed for. There are no right or wrong answers when being asked a question, it is how you interpret the question and your answer will flow automatically.
Many people dislike paying taxes because they don't see the value it brings directly to them. Governments provide public services such as police services and roads to the public. The government also pays the salaries of civil servants.
Although we find ourselves during a time of uncertainty due to a global pandemic, this has changed many aspects of our lives especially our working environment and lifestyles. This has altered our daily routines, schedules and working hours. As many things have changed around us, we had to find new ways of adapting and creating a space for ourselves to remain productive whilst working in the comfort of our homes.
Many people may be very concerned about what to do in the workplace environment to minimize the risk of coronavirus. The basic principles are that this virus is spread through contact which is on our hands and touching people and through droplets which are the droplets that we release from our nose and mouth when we speak and when we cough and sneeze and these droplets can travel up to one meter.
Keeping connected with your employees outside of the office isn't always easy but there's definitely a lot of tools that you can use to help you along the way, whether it be a video call through zoom or conversations through slack.
Now, many of these applications are free right now during this COVID-19 crisis, so you can definitely take advantage of those to keep in contact with the rest of your team but it's not just so much about keeping in contact, we need to add a little fun in our days.
Distance learning is referred to the method of studying remotely through correspondence learning. This includes a wide range of methods such as videos, online classrooms and study groups which are flexible for students.
There are different types of distance learning, namely: