Antonio Stamey

LEARNING USEFUL WORKPLACE COMMUNICATION

  At every opportunity, step up to the plate, speak up in an authoritative voice, and present a message that’s clear and communicates your firm belief in it. Such directness and clarity can be half the battle in your goal to getting ahead. TO TALK IS TO WIN – SIMPLE RULES FOR SPEAKING UP ON THE JOB Learning Effective Workplace Communication HOW TO ASK FOR A RAISE TO GET THE

How Women Can Help Each Other And Spark Grass Roots Change in the Workplace

  There are many ways to spark change. Perhaps, like snowflakes, change is different in each organization and is a unique product of that particular organization and the women who are willing to work together to commit to it. What is important is to begin, and to realize that it will take a team effort to accomplish change which is significant and lasting. Change is always a challenge, but women

Women and Workplace

Being mentored by the right person is an important and viable bridge to success. The mentor guides his or her protege or partner in developing skills, methods and work habits which the guide developed painstakingly over her entire career. The guide also becomes, in effect, the gateway to the business experts and resources his partner will need. Mentoring can be a shortcut to career success because it provides a safe,

Creating A Support System For Your Career

You are at work to become a change agent, to positively impact the success of your company by setting goals which are aligned with your business’s mission.Don’t wait for someone to tell you what to do. Analyze your company carefully, and try to understand what you can do which will make a significant difference. Break down big projects into small, realistic and manageable daily goals and do the same with

To Advance, Take A Risk

Why take risks? When it comes to taking risks, women in any career, on any rung of the ladder, could learn a thing or two from entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurs come in all shapes and sizes with every kind of temperament and work method. Some are deliberate and painstakingly meticulous, others fly by the seat of their pants. Some are exuberant, some quiet. Some are extroverts, others introverts.But the core trait that

Advancing Women

New technology allowing increased communication and collaboration encourages better understanding, better planning, and organization and more synchronization between teams and departments. Being in sync eliminates some delays and enables team members to foresee and create alternatives to other possible roadblocks. Whether it’s a high visibility assignment for your company, a line position which will get you in the running for senior management or a plum post in London — ask

Women in ICT workshop

As the first step in our “Women in ICT” project, we organized a “Women in ICT: In Search of Identity” workshop on 19-20 December 2006 at SAP Falcha. Due to the bandh called on 19th Dec, we almost had to postpone the workshop. Nevertheless, we decided to go ahead with our schedule and indeed it was a good decision for a significant number of participants turned up despite the disruption.

SALUTE TO WOMANHOOD

I received this forward from my colleague….and this is so VERY TRUE!!! SALUTE TO WOMANHOOD! Remember, when you marry working women you should marry with these facts as well. Here is a girl, who is as much educated as you are; Who is earning almost as much as you do; One, who has dreams and aspirations just as you have because she is as human as you are; One, who

Women Empowerment through ICT

It is a hard truth that the majority of the poor are women and they experience vulnerability and powerlessness to a much higher degree than men. Equitable access to ICT technology and the autonomy to receive and produce the information relevant to their concerns and perspectives are therefore critical issues for women. ICT for the vast majority of women in developing countries is not feasible for the foreseeable future. Until

Sex no bar to geekdom

Girls and boys all like their toys The so-called technology gender gap has slammed shut in the US: university students, whether male or female, report near identical take-up of technology, according to the latest 360 Youth College Explorer Study. A survey of over 4,000 students found that men and women spend similar amounts of time playing computer games online, are equally likely to own a handheld game system and to