Consideration before you resign due to bad bonus

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It is the beginning of the year where most companies are issuing out bonuses. Chances are… Your bonus may be lower than previous years. Before you get angry and upset with management, please understand that times are tough. The economy worldwide is very bad. The retail business are suffering, malls are closing down, companies are [...]

Unfair work distribution? Consolation of doing others’ work

Unfair work distribution

You would have encountered the situation whereby work that were supposed to be done by other colleagues/department gets allocated to you. I’ve met different types of colleagues in my working life (which you may be able to relate): The tai chi king and queens- those who try to justify and push their work to others. [...]

Channeling your creativity towards a successful career/ business

Channeling creativity at work

If you are creative by nature and do not like the restrictive corporate culture (fixed working hours, sit in office the whole day and the depressing commute), it does not mean that you need to resign to the fact that you will be poor for the rest of your life. Learn to channel your creativity [...]

How to work in corporate life and not sell your soul

Corporate life

Some people may have the intrinsic realization that there are more to life than climbing the corporate ladder. However, one gets confused and torn when the people and media are portraying trying to convince us otherwise. If you have been feeling that, this article is for you. Perhaps you may resonate with my life experience [...]

Prudential agents rally against cut in commission

Commission cuts uncertainty- what you can do about it

Today I saw the news that about 4000 agents are rallying due to the announcement by Prudential Malaysia to implement commission cuts. This is now being actively discussed in a LowYat forum thread. I am seeing more and more of such trends everywhere- regardless of whether you are a fully salaried worker or a sales [...]