Daniel Pink’s  A Whole New Mind: Why Right-Brainers Will Rule the Future  has an interesting view on globalization where he argues that the world is moving from the Informational Age to the Conceptual Age. Abundance, Asia and Automation are identified as three forces that are changing the future.

The first force, `Abundance’ refers to the state of our lives in developed countries and increasingly we want products or services that are aesthetically pleasing. The second force, `Asia’ refers to outsourcing. The third force, `Automation’ is self-explanatory. Pink reasons that if we are not creating aesthetically pleasing outcomes (experience, service or products) at work, or if our jobs can be outsourced or automated then we are in danger of being redundant.

But fret not, as Pink also states the six skills or abilities that will help us thrive in this New …

25/03/2014

Information graphics, or infographics, are graphic artistic representations of information and facts, data or knowledge, and designed to provide complex information in a quick and clear way.

Infographics have existed for a long time, but these days the surge in several very user-friendly and free applications has made that the creation of infographics became accessible to a sizeable part of the people. Social media in general and sites as Facebook and Twitter in particular have additionally made it possible that individual infographics could be shared with many people all over the world.

What Infographics Usually Do. Well, they generally

·         make complex data easier to understand

·         make massive data bundles consistent

·         stimulate the eyes to examine various data

·         show you the data at various detailed levels, from a wide-ranging overview to the very fine design

·         provide …

7/03/2014

Crucial to job interview success is scrupulous attention to your preparatory homework. You really should not ignore this part. Think about it, if like my friend Johan participate in the MBA course you are stretching your budget, even best affordable online MBA will cost you at least 20K, so when you pay this kind of money for your education and get a job interview, you want to maximize this opportunity, right?

Interviewing for a new career opportunity in middle age, especially if considering a career tangent can be a little daunting. Here are some tips for success. Today’s focus is pre-interview preparation. Review of posts of the past 10 days or so will provide more background information on some of the issues mentioned here.

Crucial to success is scrupulous attention to your homework. Ask yourself how many exams …

11/01/2014