AttunePress_employeerelationships
News

Within the working sphere, great employee relationships between line managers and direct reports are the cornerstone of a company’s growth and therefore, must be governed with care and supervision, especially in larger organisations where hierarchy is strict. Similarly for startups and SMEs, a close-knit team is critical to succeed in launching a new product or […]

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LeadershipWork+Life

Negative. The word itself frightens people. It builds up tension and makes people question their work performance. However, not all negative feedback burns bridges. It doesn’t have to be the way we perceived; uncomfortable and unjustified. When a culture of cultivating feedback is common and shared upon and negative feedback surfaces, employees are less likely […]

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News

“Be in the know, be visible, be inspirational, be collaborative and be global.” This is Startup Asia Women’s (SAW) belief and motto of women. Society is beginning to respect, trust and work with women. More importantly, women need to work with other women to build admirable relationships and empower each other to accomplish remarkable things. […]

attunepress_negotiation
Leadership

When media giant Viacom bought Black Entertainment Television (BET) for more than two billion US dollars in 2001, its founder Robert Johnson became the first African-American listed on the Forbes Billionaire list. What started as a US$500,000 investment became a huge fortune, but it might not have happened if Johnson’s early negotiations in the 1970s […]