3 reasons why workplace bonding should be during work-hours

“Workplace bonding” or “Team Building”, is an attempt to get employees to work better, together. It’s a call to strengthen employee communication, reduce siloed working, and improve the overall culture. Off-sites, work parties, in-house events are all time consuming activities.Time is money for companies. Time is money and LIFE for all employees. Firstly, Company time […]

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Mental Health issues to cost India over 1 trillion dollars

What are a couple of key expectations from a team? Deliver rich customer experiences and adapt to change. An employee is a human being, not a machine. The monotony and reward based models we work on, often make us forget that we need to stop. That we have limits. When we break those limits by […]

Cause-ing Creativity: No Smoking, please.

“Smoking is injurious to health”, everyone knows. Why would anyone in their right mind smoke knowing it is injurious to health? Why do people actually smoke? Smoking rooms in Corporate offices (Not sure if this still exists). Smoking breaks every 1-2 hours taken by employees of all levels is a norm now. An increasing norm. […]

3 qualities of a great manager

With over 10 hours spent at work daily, minus the travel, the last thing you want is a troubled workplace. If the salary is good enough, the next critical need is a great manager. I look for these three qualities in a manager. A Mentor A confidant, counsellor, consultant, adviser, therapist are all terms given […]

Cause-ing Creativity: Say No to Drug Abuse

In Cause-ing Creativity, this time I’ve attempted three wordplay creatives to discourage the use of illegal drugs. Nonprofits can create similar communication for their social media posts. It keeps your feed creative and interesting. Here’s an article on what cocaine does to a persons heart. “Heroin is a deadly drug that’s damaging young lives. At […]

Why create a digital volunteers community for your nonprofit?

Causes are all about People. You may believe in your Cause, but if you don’t believe in the People behind your Cause, how fruitful will it be? Every movement starts with one or two, and builds into a larger one. Creating a digital community, not just for volunteers, but also for your donors and partners […]

Why go video?

Considering you do not have time, as a nonprofit leader or communicator, making quick video posts can help you greatly in the long run.  Ideas do not make appointments. They happen on the go. Your mobile device helps you capture videos quickly, either of yourself sharing a key thought concerning your industry or cause or […]

Cause-ing Creativity: Say No to Alcoholism

If you are a nonprofit, there is a simple way to UP your social media awareness efforts. It isn’t easy to break through the clutter, but getting creative has the potential to make the required difference for your presence online. Non-designer tools like Canva and Spark Post, among a host of others, provides the creative […]

How are nonprofits failing themselves on Social Media?

Not using Social Media wholeheartedly! What is the one thing no one has to waste? Time. Why would you open an account and not get serious on the platform? Many nonprofits still have a very negative view of social media platforms. Mostly because they are fearful. The fear of the unknown can turn into a […]

What is the key to good mental health?

Better mental well-being, mental health, whatever anyone wants to call it, requires honesty and trust. Both come only with Truth. How many are willing to stick to the truth at the workplace? Those who live in constant fear of losing their jobs mostly fail to speak the truth. When employees feel a threat, whether there […]