Tag: Work

Industry
Tamir Hasan

How to Give (and Receive) Constructive Criticism

Constructive Criticism is an imperative life lesson to learn. When you don’t feel comfortable giving direct feedback or letting people know when they fucked up because you don’t want to hurt their feelings – that is when the trouble begins. Nobody likes doing it, but if you do not, it can lead to a whole

Industry
Tamir Hasan

What to Do When Workplace Gossip Has Taken Over

If gossip has infiltrated your workplace, and feelings are hurt because someone shared a secret that was meant for only them to hear… There’s a culture of complaining, resulting in triangulation in the workplace. Think about it. How often do those with complaints, do so with someone who has the power to make change? People

Self
Tamir Hasan

Workaholic? Stop. Reclaim Your Health and Achieve Your Goals Quicker

A workaholic puts in lots of hours at work because it often seems like the thing to do if you want to get ahead. It’s the thing to do when projects need to get done. If you want that promotion, you’ve got to put in the work. Put in the extra hours to make sure

Industry
Tamir Hasan

How To Be a Team Leader Who Supports the Growth of Your Team

Team Leader It’s an odd situation when someone in your role is looking for ways to help your team do their jobs. Members of the team don’t have the skills, take too long and often deliver low quality products. In turn, you now have the appearance of being inadequate in your role as the team’s

CEO improving business by ensuring the business stops losing customers.
Industry
Tamir Hasan

What to Do When You’re Losing Customers

Losing customers and can’t figure out why? Working in a space where you’re losing customers, your sales are down, or you feel like you’re a cog in a machine absolutely sucks. You’re familiar with why work sucks because you’ve been living it. The dread of Sunday night, and knowing what the next morning brings, but

team leaders working together on a project to create psychological safety in the workplace
Industry
Tamir Hasan

Psychological Safety in the Workplace: How and Why

Psychological Safety in the Workplace When people don’t share the full story or withhold information from you, it means you can’t do your job efficiently or autonomously. When was the last time this happened to you? Was it with a team member, one of your customers or maybe even your boss? If you can’t remember

leadership vs management in the workplace
Industry
Tamir Hasan

How to Deal With Difficult Employees: Leadership vs Management

How to Deal With Difficult Employees I don’t know about you, but I can’t stand that one person who is forever complaining about something. The person who acts helpless and feeble when it’s time for them to do their job or contribute to the team. To top it off, they seem like an Eeyore pretty

work sucks? Stop fixing everything yourself. man working too much
Industry
Tamir Hasan

Why Work Sucks: Stop Fixing Everything Yourself

Work sucks because you and your team have all these problems that you don’t know how to fix, and you keep trying to fix them, while nothing seems to change. You need to stop it! I know that doesn’t make much sense right now, but it will in a bit. What if I told you

SOP's in the shipping industry gears grinding
Industry
Ricky Williams

Standardizing is Thriving

Standardization: In the words of my favorite Golden Girl Sophia Petrillo, “Picture it! . . .” but instead of picturing Sicily in 1906, I want you to picture a different scenario: Picture owning a munitions plant, or a machinery factory, or a shipping office. Picture owning one during the times of a pandemic and struggling