Eka Khairina

16 Flips | 1 Magazine | 1 Like | @EkaKhairina | Keep up with Eka Khairina on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Eka Khairina”

7 leader mistakes that make everyone miserable

From Enron to Volkswagen, we’ve watched in horror as leaders who lack integrity have destroyed businesses time and again. But the real tragedy …

Workplace Environments Have Made Leaders Inauthentic

Imagine entering a room. You need to walk through one of two doors. Above one it says “US” and the other says “THEM.” No one is watching you. No one is recording your choice and passing judgment. Which door would you walk through?<p>Four out of five people I asked this question to answered “them.” And …

Leadership

5 communication tricks Warren Buffett and other successful leaders use to get ahead

Legendary investor and Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett realized an important career lesson early on: Without the right delivery, even the …

Sheryl Sandberg

9 things bosses do that make great employees quit

It's pretty incredible how often you hear managers complaining about their best employees leaving, and they really do have something to complain about — few things are as costly and disruptive as good people walking out the door.<p>Managers tend to blame their turnover problems on everything under the …

Employment

The One Crucial Skill Our Education System Is Missing

<b>By Belinda Parmar</b><p>From <i>Blade Runner</i> to <i>I, Robot,</i> the big screens of Hollywood have predicted the rise of the machine. Automated intelligences will wait our tables and drive our cabs. They will serve us by performing menial tasks. But fact is now surpassing fiction. Automation has moved beyond the …

Artificial Intelligence

How Can You Spot Really Good Leaders? They Do Any of These 7 Things Daily | Inc.com

Can you imagine working for someone in a high-level leadership role, perhaps a CEO, and suddenly it dawns on you: This person isn't leadership caliber.<p>Your next thought may be, <i>How in the world did he (or she) make it this far up the ladder?</i><p>It's a fair question. People are promoted into leadership …

Employee Engagement

How to Have Happy Employees Without Increasing the Bottom Line | Inc.com

If you want a happier family, do you begin by paying each relative? To have a successful dinner party, do you need to greet your guests with envelopes of cash? In these scenarios, the key factors to warm and productive relationships do not lie in financial rewards. We all have various techniques to …

Employee Engagement

'I'm So Depressed'

<b>Depression</b> is not just being sad. Depression is not being able to find pleasure or happiness in doing the things you once loved. Depression is the …

I shut off my phone at 9 p.m. every night for a week—here’s what happened

Just about everyone’s fallen victim to a late-night scrolling spiral—you know, when you decide to peek at Instagram before bed, and suddenly it’s …

3 Signs You Will Be Fine (Even If You Don’t Feel Fine Right Now)

You start your day, and you’re immediately worried about all the things on your plate, all the things you have to do, and all the people you will …

10 Daily Life Habits Of Happy and Successful People

What is success?<p>That small question has led to thousands of books being written, countless conversations and much soul searching. Is it measured by a …

Self-improvement

Why Loneliness Affects So Many Young People

You're not supposed to feel lonely while you're young, surrounded by friends and family, but the truth is it's a bigger concern among young people than any other age group.<p><i>Illustration by Glenn August</i><p><i>This post originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>In 2010, the Mental Health Foundation found that …

How to Be Present and Peaceful When You Can't Stop Thinking

<b>“Rather than being your thoughts and emotions, be the awareness behind them.” ~Eckhart Tolle</b><p>When I first started practicing Zen (or presence), I used …

Listening to Depression: Your Pain Can Be a Guide to Change and Healing

<b>“These pains you feel are messengers. Listen to them.” ~Rumi</b><p>My first diagnosis of depression came at the age of fifteen. Depression runs in my …

In Israel, teaching kids cyber skills is a national mission

BEIT SHEMESH, Israel (AP) — In some Israeli schools, fourth-graders learn computer programming while gifted 10th-graders take after-school classes in …

National Security

What We Talk About When We Talk About Depression

I believe we are as sick as our secrets. I believe it, because I have seen the healing that can come when people divulge the things that they feel separate them from others.<p>Everything feels like so much effort again, nothing seems worth doing, and so it appears that depression has returned. …