Mid-year Motivation: How to Boost Your Team’s Performance for the Rest of 2015

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If there is one thing that you don’t want your employees to feel, it is stagnation. Come to think of it—they work for hours and could often have the tendency to be burned out if there is not enough reinforcement coming from you. And how can they offer effective sales support services if they themselves are not receiving enough support? The months are going by quickly, and before you know it 2015 is already over. So how exactly will you read more »

Watch Out: 4 Kinds of Unprofessional Posts You should NOT Post Online

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Social networking sites are platforms for us to express our thoughts, feelings, photographs, things we like, works, and other personal things. We are given the freedom of speech and a way to broadcast it – doesn’t it feel great? However, take note that just because we’re technically ‘allowed’ to post something doesn’t mean we should. Even people who work in Sales Support Services learn how to control what they say, because there could be consequences if we don’t. As an read more »

12 Must Eat Foods to Increase Work Productivity

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There are times when we just sit in front of the computer and think that we are doing something, when in fact we aren’t being very productive at all. Maybe we’re unsure as to how to tackle all tasks at once. Maybe we just like to procrastinate. Or maybe it isn’t really our fault and it’s just because our brains can’t work properly at the time. Don’t worry, we can get it to work again. Aside from taking a quick powernap, it read more »

Ergonomics: An Important Player in the Workplace

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If we have training and development that helps people to fit into work, ergonomics, on the other hand, helps work to fit into people. It is the process of arranging the workplace to fit the people who use them. It checks the interaction of people with their work environment from both a physical and psychological perspective, and it identifies ways to prevent injuries and to maximize productivity. Ergonomics’ five main principles are safety, comfort, ease of use, productivity and performance, read more »

Common Interview Questions Employers Ask and How to Answer Them

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A job interview is one of the most nerve-wrecking events that any job hunters can experience. You may ask anyone, even those from the helpdesk services who are now used to answering questions, and they’ll tell you the same thing – that being interviewed can be really scary. There’s no way to escape the interview part altogether (unless you don’t the job) but there are ways to make it a little less scary. Here we have listed some of the read more »

Protect the Piggy Bank: 4 Steps to Effectively Save Money

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Saving money is perhaps one of the hardest things to do, considering that prices of things just keep getting higher and higher and we have bills to pay. From electric and water bills to miscellaneous expenses, it is not surprising that some of us are unable to save money by the end of the Then again, there are people who are able to do it. Y’know, make it through without having to metaphorically crawl their way to the next payday. read more »

Ideal Places in the Philippines to have Team Building Activities

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One of the best moments in an employee’s work life is the team building seminar. Ask anyone, from Sales Support Services to Back Office Services, and most will probably agree that they are looking forward for the annual TBS. Team building activities are conducted for two reasons: so that everyone in the office can take a break from work, and to have some bonding with the teammates. You may be thinking of potential locations where you can conduct a very memorable team building activity. read more »

5 Bad Habits to Avoid at Work

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Everyone has his or her own bad habits – may it be gossiping or tardiness. These negative behaviors do not instantly make you a bad person, but it can negatively affect how your employers and coworkers perceive you. Whether you are from the sales support services department or the marketing department or from any other departments, make sure to watch out for these bad habits.   Negativity Work can be extremely stressful at times, especially when we are faced with a read more »

You’re Hired: Ways to Prepare for your First Day at Work

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  Another graduation season has just ended – meaning fresh graduates will be looking for jobs. Some of them are fortunate enough that they’ll get a job right after graduation, whether it is in the human resources department, information technology, in sales support services department, or various other professions. As fresh graduates (or even someone who left his/her previous company in exchange for a new one), it will be best to know how to prepare for your first day at read more »

Look Good to Feel Good: Corporate Attire 101

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Not a lot of people know how to wear corporate attire properly. It’s not as simple as wearing a two-piece suit or tailored pants, you have to look professional. This means that you have to wear it properly and pull it off. Here we list down corporate fashion do’s and don’t’s to help you with your help desk service interview, or annual board meeting.   Business Professional Attire What you have to remember is that the colors acceptable in a read more »