The Expense of ‘Being Nice’ in the Workplace

That typical nice guy: always smile and ready to help

Everybody loves nice people. Nice people won’t hurt you. Nice people will always help you. Nice people can even be the vehicle you use when you need to go further. Oh and everybody likes to be liked. Even before Facebook invented the ‘Like’ button and utilised this as psychological tool to deepen its users engagement. And it is so understandable… Continue reading The Expense of ‘Being Nice’ in the Workplace

Plunge into Job Market Again

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As I’m getting closer to the end of Summer Term, and definitely to the deadline of my dissertation’s submission, I feel like another worry start to catch me. Now I wonder where would I be in the next couple of months? Would I go back home and find a dream job? Would I stay here with… Continue reading Plunge into Job Market Again

Feminine, Feminist, and Things Between

Sheryl Sandberg Time cover

Few weeks ago, a renowned multinational company visited Lancaster University for a talk show. They ran a session titled „Women in Business and Technology“, which was delivered by a female staff of IT division in the company. Out of curiosity, I attended the talkshow in the hope of getting more insight about this interesting topic.… Continue reading Feminine, Feminist, and Things Between