The Team: Which team bonding exercise should be adapted by companies for employees working remotely?

Let’s begin this with an anecdote. It’s a story that you have heard before but probably forgot. It is a story about a farmer and his 6 children. On his death bed, he called all of them for his last words. He asked the eldest child to bring a few sticks and try to break …

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The Incentive: How can the company incentivize its employees to be more engaged while working from home?

Man is a social animal. We do everything after a good amount of reasoning and that reasoning is basically determining our interests in the situation and how to fulfill those interests. And you cannot call it selfish by any means, particularly in business. While working from home, any employee may get lethargic even on his …

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The Game: How can playing games enhance employee productivity and which games should the companies make them play?

In my working hours, there are times when I have a lot on my plate and I am doing it since morning, but it just doesn’t seem to get over. I just don’t feel productive enough to accomplish the tasks. I put my work aside, take a long breath start playing the racing game I …

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How can the companies make sure that the employees are focused while working from home?

Human beings as individuals and human beings as a group, all are affected by the outbreak of coronavirus. Think of a ball under a plank. You are standing on that plank. The same is the situation with thousands of companies around the world. They are dangling between saving their company and keeping their employees. They …

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The 5 minutes Stress-busters

During JEE preparations, our professor used to say, ” There is no benefit of taking stress about JEE. If stress burnt calories, then maybe we should all embrace it but as you see I carry a tire with me, so get back to studies and stop stressing about the exams.” Now, I didn’t take even …

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How to be productive while working from home?

It is funny how we always wanted to stay under the cozy blankets , with the closed drapes commanding a safe haven for us, far away from our offices. And now, when we are getting all we desired but now we desire for those mundane walls of our offices and that squeaky little chair, just …

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The Pursuit of Happyness – A powerful lesson by the happiest man alive.

Take a minute and retrospect into your younger self. How was happiness defined to you? I bet for most of us, it was working hard and being successful, wasn’t it? Even the movies you saw, said the same thing. But think about the great monks that have lived through this world. Everything that we work …

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Upskilling – A tectonic shift in Employment

The first ever skill that mankind developed was to survive. The whole world, for them, was a road less traveled. They needed to have their survival skills intact. But with time, they faced new creatures and new problems. This led them to learn new skills. First they survived with just stones as their weapons, but …

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Essential tools for Online Teaching.

Imagine you want to lift a heavy stone and move it from A to B. You can summon a couple of your mates and do it. But if you think it through, you realise that moving it with a lever is far more efficient and less time consuming. Hence, using a ‘tool’ , you achieved …

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The Marvel – 7 Apps to enhance your Productivity

Do you know what the flywheel effect is? Well, there is a boring definition of it that I can tell you. But the thing is, I am an engineer and I dislike boring definitions. So let’s understand it with an example. You know how the first few pedals while driving a bicycle are the hardest …

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