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Learning a language – 10 things you need to know

Learning a language – 10 things you need to know | Work in progress | Scoop.it
Thinking about learning a foreign language? From ignoring your age to avoiding the F-word, our multilingual experts share their tips
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27 Pre-Written Templates for Your Toughest Work Emails

27 Pre-Written Templates for Your Toughest Work Emails | Work in progress | Scoop.it
Because you shouldn't always have to start from scratch.
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Wanted: employees who are good at getting things done - FT.com

Wanted: employees who are good at getting things done - FT.com | Work in progress | Scoop.it
If you want to be successful at work, there is one trait that you need above all others. It isn’t creativity, or emotional intelligence, or people skills, or experience, or judgment or even native wit. It is conscientiousness. All the academic
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Multitasking Damages Your Brain and Your Career, New Studies Suggest

Multitasking Damages Your Brain and Your Career, New Studies Suggest | Work in progress | Scoop.it
You've likely heard that multitasking is problematic, but new studies show that it kills your performance and may even damage your brain. Research conducted at Stanford University found that
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9 Ways to Bring Talent and Learning Management Together - eLearning Industry

9 Ways to Bring Talent and Learning Management Together  - eLearning Industry | Work in progress | Scoop.it
To save the UK Learning and Development industry from certain doom, talent and learning management need to be brought together. Here are nine ways to do it:
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How Successful People Deal With Stress

How Successful People Deal With Stress | Work in progress | Scoop.it
A survey by TalentSmart showed that 90 percent of top performers know how to manage their emotions in times of stress so that they remain cool, calm, and able to do what needs to be done.That’s an
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When the boss is a psychopath

When the boss is a psychopath | Work in progress | Scoop.it
It might not be your imagination. Here’s how to spot — and survive — the Gordon Gekko in your workplace.
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The 10 Most Important Business Skills in 2020 (Infographic)

In just six years time, the skills you'll be looking for in star employees will be vastly different from those ideal in today's workers. Consider this your crystal ball.
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The Best Leaders Are Insatiable Learners

The Best Leaders Are Insatiable Learners | Work in progress | Scoop.it
You have no excuse for being bored.
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Would we be better off if we sent email into retirement?

Would we be better off if we sent email into retirement? | Work in progress | Scoop.it
This year saw the 43rd anniversary of email. Compared to a human working life, email has after more than four decades on the job now reached retirement age. Is it time for email to step aside to allow…
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Research: Cubicles Are the Absolute Worst

Research: Cubicles Are the Absolute Worst | Work in progress | Scoop.it
A new study confirms that we hate our open offices -- and that they don't even help us collaborate.
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The Ten Most Effective Law Firm Marketing Techniques | Larry Bodine Marketing

The Ten Most Effective Law Firm Marketing Techniques | Larry Bodine Marketing | Work in progress | Scoop.it
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44 Resume Writing Tips

44 Resume Writing Tips | Work in progress | Scoop.it
Having a solid and effective resume can greatly improve your chances of landing that dream job. That is beyond discussion. How does one make sure that his
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Top 25 Oddball Interview Questions

Top 25 Oddball Interview Questions | Work in progress | Scoop.it
Not sure what to expect in an interview? To help you prepare for tough and sometimes wacky interview questions, Glassdoor has combed tens of thousands of interview questions shared by job candidates over the past year to compile its list of the Top 25 Oddball Interview Questions.
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Want to rock your next presentation? Consider asking a question.

An expert on public speaking explains how to become a more compelling--and confident--presenter by asking, not telling in the right situations.
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Getting Cross-Cultural Teamwork Right

Getting Cross-Cultural Teamwork Right | Work in progress | Scoop.it
The key is mutual learning, understanding, and teaching.
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You Make Your Own Luck • Damn Interesting

You Make Your Own Luck • Damn Interesting | Work in progress | Scoop.it
Some individuals seem to have an inexplicable abundance of good fortune. They are successful in matters of love, in their careers, in their finances, and i
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Learning a foreign language: five most common mistakes - Telegraph

Learning a foreign language: five most common mistakes - Telegraph | Work in progress | Scoop.it
Learning a new foreign language is never easy – but it's a lot harder if you fall into these five common traps, says Anne Merritt.
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Working With a Narcissist? Tips to Identify the Signs

Working With a Narcissist? Tips to Identify the Signs | Work in progress | Scoop.it
The label "narcissist" is heard fairly commonly these days, but most of us don't really know what it means. Sure, we've heard that it's someone who is "full of herself" or someone who "thinks he's
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