Tag - Professional

Responsibility

Responsibility, Authority and Accountability

As you grow in stature, the level of responsibility, responsibility and accountability increases accordingly. From the outside, the only focus is on authority. For a normal person having a senior position in an organization means having more power and much more opportunities to enjoy that position. But reality is the other way around, as...


Enjoy

Enjoy to Excel

One core thing that I have learned through my professional experience is that in order to excel in your field, you have to enjoy what you do. If you are not enjoying your professional life, then it means you are only going through the motions. In such situations, you just go to your workplace,...


Professionally Certified

“So you are PMP certified? Why? What is the use of PMP certification?” I was once asked this question by an interviewer. I felt a bit awkward, especially with the “Why?” part and also the way he asked the question. I felt that question was coming from someone who has not been able to...


Learn to Listen Yourself

Self-listening is very important and useful to stay calm and on track. Be the best listener of your own life story, probably the only listener. This exercise is very enlightening, powerful, and meaningful. I used this for my exploration, transition, and goal-setting, I went through a good learning experience and found this a very...


Professional training

Why are Professional Trainings Important?

“Continuous Improvement”, in terms of product and resources’ performance, is one of the most prolific concepts that has gathered a lot of attention recently. The simple reason is that the professionals in such domains are gradually increasing with every passing day. With ever growing competition, the professionals need to be consistently upgrading themselves, in...


SpeakUp

Speak Up your Thoughts

As a professional, it is always good to hear from others and get a chance to discuss and explore different aspects. Learning from other’s experiences is also an art as it requires patience to listen and understand other people before you can share your feedback. Over the years, I learned that you have to...


Governance

3rd Party Project Governance

“4 eyes” concept is one of the most important practices I learned in my career. It means that all formal communication should be reviewed by another person before sharing it with the intended person. The more I practiced this concept, the more benefits I experienced.  The “Project Governance” is based on the same  concept of...


Women

Women, Culture and Career

It’s quite unfortunate that most of the time personality, brought up and lower opportunities for growth defines the careers. The victims of these constraints are mostly women who face the influence of gender, family, social structure, social class, social pressures, economic conditions, lifestyle, race, religion, attitudes, behavior and parental. Even in many liberal environments, some...


No

Learn to say “No”

It is always very pleasing to have a “Yes Man” around you especially if you are leading a team with a reasonable number of team members. I always believe that a “Yes Man” is like slow poison. It slowly, but surely, destroys the whole system sometimes without even letting the host realize it. The Agile...


Superstar

Corporate Superstar

Classically unorthodox relationships and inheritance Corporate superstars are classic and fascinating, not ordinary, having an unorthodox approach, could be quite innate, bright and brilliant, who gained momentum by passing through a serious opportunity, challenges, failure, pressures, stress and setbacks.  I believe, career is not a straight line, in fact full of zigs and zags with vacuum...