Hard work doesn’t necessarily add up to productivity. It is a popular myth that squeezing more hours out of your staff leads to robust productivity scales. But nothing could be further from the truth. Essentially, workforce efficiency lies in how much work your employees can complete in the time frame they’re given without actually bearing the brunt of over-utilisation. A direct result of misaligned priorities is a scenario wherein critical work is left undone while timelines get pushed. Your employees are then forced into a frantic...

Clinical studies that experience a new drug, new method of administering that drug (as well as combining this study with another product under investigation) require an Investigational New Drug (IND) application. If you’re a submitter for the first time, here are several tips that will make the process much easier for you. Assessment Prior to the pre-IND meeting (as well as the IND submission), it is important to assess the preclinical development data you have. Doing so will allow you to determine whether this data supports your case...

If you are to believe all of the characteristics that should be shown by great leaders, you have probably understood that giving feedback is one of these. In short, we are now in an age where the qualities of these leaders are much more understood. There has been a lot of research conducted on management, and the various theories behind it, and this has resulted in all sorts of qualifications coming to light such as an online California MBA. If we return to the theory of giving feedback, it would be fair to say that there are ways and...

When you first enroll for university, it would be fair to say that the end dream is to net that elusive, high-paying graduate role at the end of your studies. Nowadays at least, this doesn’t always happen. The competition for graduate jobs is hot to say the least. In fact, some sources have suggested that there is almost a 40:1 chance of you netting one, which hardly sells the idea of studying at university. Of course, over time you will get a job, but the notion of walking straight into one is certainly over. Bearing this in mind,...

Exploring new places, the varied culture, food habits, the weather, tradition – all these can be explored and enjoyed when you are a traveller. In fact, traveling helps you to know the world closer and better. But one is likely to face many problems and issues if you are not well-planned with your travel. So, here we go with the ultimate travel tips you should never ignore to have a safe, sound, and enjoyable trip. Be a flexible traveller Traveling to new places can make you encounter many uncertainties at any time. Things might...

When you are a high-flying professional, aspiring to get that promotion and reach the top of your field, you will know the importance of making a good impression to fellow industry professionals. Part of this will be linked to your expertise, determination, and track record, but when you first walk into the boardroom the people present won’t know about your impressive history, they will just take you at face value. Literally. You may have the best performance in the whole company, but if you turn up to work looking like a slob, there...

I just finished listening to a TED talk by Carl Safina, where he talks about how pet owners are always bothered about whether our animals love ‘us’. The questions however should be whether we as human beings are capable of ever loving animals and letting life just continue on the planet. After hearing such a moving talk, this infographic comes as a sign of relief that. If you are an animal lover and are disheartened by the state of how animals are treated around the world, how pets are abandoned in every locality, if you try to do...

Driver’s licenses are basically classified in mainly three categories, G1, G2 and G. Where G1 is the learners’ license, G is a fully-fledged license. G class license is important for all people who are expecting to drive for duration of more than five years. Owning this license helps in reducing rates on insurance policies as well. There are several other advantages that this license provides you.  To reap these advantages, you need to learn the right way to obtain it. What Does a “G License” Include? G license permits the...

Your career ladder is decided upon how your boss is i.e. whether your boss is in actual a boss or a leader? Technically, the company head or your immediate supervisor or your department head can work as a boss or a leader – it all depends on the way it heads up thing. The infographic today via Octatools.com shares about insights on putting up the context between the two. ...

CBD and its many applications are still a mystery to many. Many still believe that CBD products fall under the same legal umbrella as any marijuana derived products and might question its legality. Others still can’t figure out whether it’s just another form or marijuana or where they can source it safely. In this article, we’re going to give you a few actionable steps you should follow before you start selling CBD products. Know the Law First of all, it’s essential that you know the actual legal status of CBD. You should know...