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The Five Step Guide to Better Social Media Security

The Five Step Guide to Better Social Media Security

Written by on December 12, 2014 in elearning, featured on app, Learning and Development with 0 Comments

In recent years social media security has become a thriving issue for the major brands and corporations however social media accounts are in danger of being hacked, altered or used to convey inappropriate messages. Hootsuite has recently published a whitepaper underlining the major threats and how to overcome these, below I intend to summarise these […]

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Top 5 Leadership Qualities

Top 5 Leadership Qualities

Written by on November 14, 2014 in elearning, Engagement, featured on app, Uncategorized with 0 Comments

In 2010 Forbes presented its view of the top 10 qualities that make a great leader. Now 2 years later, we consider the top 5 of these and why they are as important as ever The key to successful leadership today is influence, not authority – Kenneth Blanchard  Those in management positions come and go, but […]

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Resurrecting the Press Release through Content Marketing

Resurrecting the Press Release through Content Marketing

Instead of separating the two, perhaps we should combine them? The traditional press release with modern marketing techniques. According to a recent survey 60% of journalists prefer using a traditional press release. Despite advances in technology and the expansion of digital media platforms, it seems that traditional methods still have a part to play. Press […]

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Why Mentoring is THE Business Development Tool

Why Mentoring is THE Business Development Tool

Mentoring can be applied to any profession and if you are committed to implementing it, it can be a useful development tool. Mentoring often occurs naturally as employees with more knowledge and expertise offer guidance to those with less experience. It is a good idea to set aside some time to organise some form of […]

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Guest post: 5 key traits that make you the Alpha-leader

Guest post: 5 key traits that make you the Alpha-leader

Written by on January 14, 2015 in featured on app, Leadership, Uncategorized with 0 Comments

Leaders are not always born; many become one by charting a course and following it through. Whether you are starting your career or are already on your way to leadership roles, knowing what makes a great leader can help you do things the right way. 1. Visionary Perhaps the most important aspect of a leader’s […]

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Kudos to mindful leadership!

Kudos to mindful leadership!

Written by on December 19, 2014 in Featured Videos, Leadership, Learning and Development with 0 Comments

The Mindful Leadership workshop held last week at Marina Mandarin Singapore was a great success! Thirteen delegates from all across Asia and different industries attended the course and gave excellent feedback comments. The group worked really well together and benefitted particularly from the mindfulness training exercise and the group sharing sessions. “All the trainers were […]

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Top 5 Leadership Resolutions for 2015

Top 5 Leadership Resolutions for 2015

Written by on December 12, 2014 in featured on app, Leadership, Learning and Development with 0 Comments

Kick-start 2015 by making some leadership New Year’s Resolutions to help grow and strengthen your business As 2014 draws to a close, we can use December to reflect on the past year – the ups and downs, the highs and lows. Amongst other things, New Year’s Resolutions are often made on health, well-being and finance. […]

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3 simple tips to mindful emailing

3 simple tips to mindful emailing

Recently, ABC News has conducted an interview with one of our trainers Rasmus Hougaard on Corporate mindfulness. In the interview, Rasmus mentioned that emails are a form of fast paced effective communications tools which enables us to communicate speedily to all parts of the world. However, there can also be a downside of emails as […]

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The 6 key roles of HR analytics

The 6 key roles of HR analytics

In the midst of strong competition and unpredictable economic climate, organizations need to learn how to maximize effectiveness of various assets and human capital management is one of the key components. In the past, companies hire by first impression and guided HR decisions, however, in more recent years, companies have come to recognize the importance […]

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How to engage your employees – Part 2 : 5 ways to engage your employees

How to engage your employees – Part 2 : 5 ways to engage your employees

Written by on May 29, 2014 in Engagement, Featured Videos with 0 Comments

  Does employee engagement by the company equate to how engaged the employees actually feel? How much does your company value employee engagement? Below are 5 ways to engage your employees. 1. Ensure employees know their organization’s vision, mission and values By ensuring your employees are aware, they would have a better idea on what […]

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Meet Terrapinn Training at PMAP General Membership Meeting

Meet Terrapinn Training at PMAP General Membership Meeting

Written by on November 10, 2014 in Events, featured on app, Learning and Development with 0 Comments

Terrapinn Training was present as a sponsor at the People Management Association of the Philippines (PMAP) General Memebership meeting last Wednesday, which 250 HR professionals gathered for their General Membership Meeting. The crowd was pleasantly surprised that we flew all the way from Singapore to be with them, and had the opportunity to learn what […]

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Top 5 Tips on leadership for small businesses

Top 5 Tips on leadership for small businesses

Written by on October 31, 2014 in Events, featured on app, Leadership with 0 Comments

There is no end to leadership. No matter how experienced you may be, it is a road with no end. We are constantly learning what it takes to be a great leader, and what is good and what is bad. It is irrelevant how big or small your business is: whether you are among one […]

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3 leadership rules to learn from the most powerful woman in business

Ginni Rometty is ranked number 1 consecutively for the 3rd time in Fortune’s ranking of 50 most powerful women in business. Despite the decline of IBM’s revenue, her strategy of investing in new technologies has shown her successful achievements as IBM’s Chairman, CEO and President. Upon facing strong massive competitors like Google, Amazon, Microsoft, Rometty […]

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How culture has influenced women in the workforce?

In a recent research done by Gender Diversity Benchmark Asia, Malaysia rank the highest percentage of women in the workforce at 58.1%, followed by China at 56.7% and Hong Kong at 50.9%. You may view the full statistics here. Research results have also shown India with the weakest statistics with an average of 26.6%, the […]

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The Power of Social Media and Broadcast Media

  According to television advertisements in the United Kingdom, it is officially Christmas! We all know that as soon as we see the new John Lewis advertisement, or the Coca Cola ‘Holidays Are Coming’ advertisement that the festive season is well and truly upon us. We consider the impact of social media in relation to […]

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