Monthly Archives

February 2017

New Worker

9 Tips to help you become Successful in your New Job

When I made The Zinny Factor Reader Survey, I hoped that it would be well received and completed by readers of the blog.

Thankfully, it was. I noticed that the sections that required you to type out responses were skipped by most people, so I won’t include that in future surveys. If you weren’t able to complete the survey, it’s still open and I’ll appreciate your response greatly: Zinny Factor Reader Survey.Continue reading

Workplace

6 Behaviours Co-workers use to Judge your Personality

From the first day you start your job, colleagues start looking out for behaviours, qualities, and possible patterns.

Quite frankly, from the interview you had before you got the job, your interviewer most likely looked out for traits to know if you were the right fit. If your behaviours matched that of the company culture at that preliminary stage, it may become one of the factors that determine if you would be selected or not.Continue reading

Inspiration, Relaxation, Workplace

4 Celebrities Share how they Achieve Work-life Balance

Many workers struggle with finding the right balance between work and their personal life. Do you also struggle with this?

How can we find happiness at work or in our personal lives if we don’t put in the effort?

Many of us focus way too much on work and forget about our personal lives, families, or friends. Some other people do the exact opposite, focusing more on their personal lives and forgetting to spend quality time on their jobs. This could create negative long lasting consequences in either case.Continue reading

New Worker, Workplace

How to Schedule your Day to have a more Productive Day at Work

We all have twenty-four hours in a day and very often we hear people complain that there aren’t enough hours in a day. This may sound weird and I must confess, I have said that to myself sometimes.

But even very successful people have just twenty-four hours in a day and make the most of it. With that in mind, it won’t be a bad idea to discuss ways to improve productivity, especially at work.Continue reading

New Worker, Workplace

3 Ways to Increase your Emotional Intelligence

You must have heard of Emotional Intelligence, right?

It sounds explanatory anyway, but if you haven’t heard of it before, that’s totally fine. It wasn’t until a few years ago that I also became more familiar with the term. Then I also took some classes in this aspect during my post-grad.

So many people lack emotional intelligence and may not even be aware of it. So I thought it was a good idea to share here on the blog because it’s a must-have life skill.Continue reading

Relaxation

Food Hack: The Perfect Homemade Burgers for Work

When I created the relaxation category, what I had in mind was to create a space where we could discuss non-work related stuff and find ways to ease the stress in our personal lives.

It was to be some sort of place for us to gist whilst learning one or two things. Just to have a relaxed space on the blog, you know? We have to let our hair down every once in a while, or what do you think?Continue reading