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Reader’s Question of the week – How to work with multiple bosses?

A Reader writes: I am an HR professional currently report to two managers, one is located where I work in India and the other one is located overseas. On a daily basis

Great Leaders – Stop doing too much and start leading

Last week I visited one of my friends (who is a manager at Texas Instruments) to congratulate him on the arrival of his baby boy. He was full of joy and excited

Bad behavior outside of your work can get you fired

I noticed this video initially on Facebook, shared by one of my friends, in which Adam Smith, former CFO and treasurer of  Vante Inc, (a medical supplies manufacturer) showed up on Chick-fil-A’

Earn your seat

It can simply be boring sitting in one particular workstation for many years. How many times have you wished to get that workstation close to the window or to get away from the

Best Caricaturist

Tell your employees to draw a caricature of their coworker. Surely a lot of us are not artists but they will at least try to scribble something and highlight those prominent features

Salad Feste

Let there be a timed (5 minutes) salad competition with two or three people in a team. Have them come up with the ingredients and condiments and when everything is set up

Bizarre Bazaar

Read how Archon Group (my husband’s company) conducted Bizarre Bazaar last year, a fun way to showcase the talents and skills of employees. As a theme for the event, employees or their family members

Mock Award

These are random and surprise awards that can make an employee feel special. Give away candy and take a picture and blast it through email. E.g. Best Smile, Best dressed person, best curly hair/lengthy

Easy Juggler

Why don’t we give a Juggler of the month title to an employee? Let us see who has better co-ordination skills and this can be a stress busting game as well. Helps

Art Appreciation

There might be a painter, sculptor or one who enjoy doing craft work with things like wires, matchsticks, polythene etc. Let them be given a chance to exhibit their talent and share