Category Archives for Human Resources

interesting articles and thoughts on human resources

Management Lesson – Compete against the situation not the rival

hare_tortoise - management lesson

Tweet Once upon a time a tortoise and a hare had an argument about who was faster. They decided to settle the argument with a race. They agreed on a route and started off the race. The hare shot ahead and ran … Continue reading

06. August 2011 by Monica Gupta
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Management lesson – Mind Your Language

Mind your language - management lesson

Tweet There were these 4 guys, a Russian, a German, an American and a French, who found this small genie bottle. When they rubbed the bottle, a genie appears. Thankful that the 4 guys had released him out of the … Continue reading

23. August 2009 by Monica Gupta
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Management lesson – Never jump to conclusion without knowing the facts

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Tweet Never ever jump to conclusion without knowing facts. The amazing video video below explains why…

12. August 2009 by Monica Gupta
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Management lesson – Share critical information with stakeholder

towel

Tweet A man is getting into the shower just as his wife is finishing up  her shower when the doorbell rings. After a few seconds of arguing over which one should go and answer the doorbell, the wife gives up, … Continue reading

07. August 2009 by Monica Gupta
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Lateral Thinking – General Motors (Pontiac Division) and Vanilla Ice Cream

vanilla_ice_cream_general_motors

Tweet A complaint was received by the Pontiac Division of General Motors ‘This is the second time I have written to you, and I don’t blame you for not answering me, because I sounded crazy, but it is a fact … Continue reading

23. July 2009 by Monica Gupta
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