Workshops, trainings can be of great help

Published On: March 28, 2017 12:55 AM NPT By: Republica

Today, everybody wants to achieve excellence. Imperfection is not tolerated, be it in schools or at work. With an objective of helping people achieve excellence, or perfection, various training programs and workshops are conducted in Kathmandu. But are they really helpful? Have they actually helped the people achieve their dreams? Republica talked to a few people to get their opinion on the matter.

Making yourself work when you don’t want to

Published On: March 27, 2017 11:10 PM NPT By: Republica

Procrastination affects everyone. It sneaks up on most people when they’re tired or bored, but for some, procrastination can be a full-fledged addiction.

Ashok Sherchan has been the CEO at Prabhu Bank Ltd. since 2014. Originally from Baglung, he graduated from Shankar Dev Campus with a Bachelors in Commerce and worked in Kathmandu with a hope to fulfill his dreams and aspirations. In conversation with Republica’s Sonam Lama, he shares about his struggles, experiences and insights on Nepal’s banking sector.

Things successful people do after being rejected

Published On: March 20, 2017 11:20 PM NPT By: Republica

Your hopes were high and now they’ve been dashed. You received a curt, ‘Thanks, but no thanks’ for an opportunity you were really excited about.

10 tricks to make your workshop experience productive

Published On: March 20, 2017 11:10 PM NPT By: Umes Shrestha

“You are passively sitting in a group and not contributing anything at all,” I whispered to a participant during a recent workshop. She hesitated a bit and gave me an awkward smile. During the break, she came up to me and said, “Actually, I didn’t know much about this workshop. My friend dragged me here with her. So I was a little lost during the activities.”

People quit job mostly for better opportunity

Published On: March 20, 2017 11:00 PM NPT By: Republica

What would make you quit your job? How difficult is it to work while still in college?

How to ask for a reference for employment

Published On: March 13, 2017 11:20 PM NPT By: Republica

When you ask for a reference, both whom and how you ask for this employment reference is really important. You need to be sure that the person who is recommending you for employment is willing and able to give you a good reference.

Exploring career opportunities through online media

Published On: March 13, 2017 11:00 PM NPT By: Republica

How do you search for jobs? Have social media and other online portals made it easier to access career opportunities in Nepal?

Be it building of a nation or making a company successful, it is said that both men and women play a significant role. To what extent do you think this idea has been implemented in reality? Are women given equal roles in key positions? Are they provided with equal career opportunities in Nepal?

The thing is, success is totally subjective. If you’re feeling a little down about where you are or asking what it means to be successful ask yourself these questions.