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You’ve probably heard about how robots are soon going to take our jobs, but if you are someone in the right industry with the right set of skills, you might essentially be untouchable. No matter how “intelligent” and cost-efficient AI is, some skills, personality, and roles can only be conquered by human beings-- and that human being can be you.
Have you been considering a career change? Opportunities in the tech industry are increasing, and for people who are always up to the challenge, this industry has the right balance of risk and reward that might suit your preference. Despite the challenges, however, finding your place in the tech industry is not impossible.
It goes without saying that creating a work environment where employees feel motivated is important if you want to make sure your team maintains a positive performance. Aside from providing the right benefits, this also means assisting employees with getting rid of common workplace distractions.
As it seems, high productivity no longer seems to be a permanent state or mindset you assume, or “become”. If you have been struggling with productivity almost every week, every month, and every year, this might somehow explain that high productivity is more of a state you work towards every day.
If all you have every day is five quick minutes to learn anything, start with these skills that can change your life. By making every single day an opportunity to learn, you are making yourself a very improved and intelligent individual. The best thing about these social skills is that they require little to no practice, and you can pretty much do them regardless of your age.
The interview portion of any application process will always be nerve-wracking, but you can turn this into an opportunity that will allow you to get to know the corporate environment of the company you are interested in. Aside from making your own observations, you can also get a more concrete idea of how your tenure with them will go by simply asking your interviewer key questions. Sometimes, the questions you ask in an interview can be your express entry into the workforce.
If you are struggling to make friends in your new workplace, or to get into social cliques in any environment you may find yourself in, don’t fret-- you may be shy, or making the first move in any conversation or situation may simply be something that sounds new to you.
In the context of homes, ergonomics can be applied in just about every room, not just in your home office. Ergonomics for the home is not limited to sitting and standing positions, as well. Homes tend to have a very different environment from offices: it’s often quieter in homes, especially when the kids are out, and there is less stress in the home set-up than there is in the office.
Have you ever looked at a comedian or a public speaker and thought “wow, that looks easy!” Speaking with someone or a group might look really easy, but it continues to be a struggle to many individuals who do not consider themselves extroverted enough to deal with the challenges that come with good articulation and presentation.
If you had only 5 minutes to learn something new, to do something healthy for yourself, or to do something differently, how would you use these very few minutes? According to some of Quora’s most participative life coaches, you can begin by learning or practicing some of these easy routines.