Faizah Rahmat

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top 10 regions

Need inspiration for your travels in 2014? These 10 regions have captivated our travel experts with their natural beauty and cultural riches.<p>1. Sikkim, India<p><b>Green is the colour</b><p>A bird's-eye view over Yumthang Valley in Sikkim, India. Image by Image Source / Getty Images.<p>Picking up national accolades …

Trails

Visit These Places in India While You're Still Young & Free

(Last Updated On: May 30, 2018)<p>Here is a fun bucket list of the best places to visit in India before you turn thirty. They are not just destinations …

Hiking

Top 10 hotels, hostels and B&Bs near Angkor Wat, Cambodia

Sojourn Boutique Villas<p>One of Siem Reap's most unique places to stay is also one of its most caring. A socially responsible resort of 10 villas set within palm-filled gardens around a swimming pool, Sojourn supports the poverty-stricken residents of Treak village where the property is located. Most …

How Super-Achievers Do What They Do

For their new book <i>The Art of Doing</i>, Camille Sweeney and Josh Gosfield interviewed 36 super-achievers at the tops of their fields. They started seeing patterns emerge. These are the 10 most common practices of the highly successful.

Baked Dark Chocolate and Ginger Cheesecake

<i>For the ultimate indulgence, try this recipe for baked dark chocolate and ginger cheesecake. Mmmm…</i><p><b>Serves 6-8</b><p><b>Cooking time: 1 hour</b><p><b>What You’ll Need:</b><p><i>For</i> …

Indian Butter Chicken

<i>Sit around the dining table and have an Indian butter chicken feast. Creamy, spicy and oh-so tasty, there is nothing not to love in this recipe. The</i> …

4 Ways To Get Your Culture Working For You

<i>The following is a guest piece by Jon Katzenbach and DeAnne Aguirre.</i><p>It is striking to see how many chief executives see their most important …

The 4 Weapons Of Exceptional Creative Leaders

By Charles Day9 minute Read<p>For the leader of a company powered by creativity, the difficulties of navigating today’s complex marketplace are …

Management

Tenderstem, Shallot, Sweetcorn and Tarragon Chicken Pot Pies

<i>Pamper your dad to a Fatherly feast this Friday prior to this Sunday’s celebrations. A manly meal that he will certainly appreciate, this</i> …

5 Easily-Copied Traits of an Excellent Leader

Harold MacDowell, CEO of TDIndustries, sets a standard for company culture that you should imitate. Here's how.<p>I recently met and had breakfast with Harold MacDowell, the CEO of TDIndustries, a mechanical construction and facilities service company in Dallas. I reached out to him because I had been …

Leadership

Staff Stretched to the Limit? 4 Ways to Tell

5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Chances are during the recession you called upon your employees to pitch in in ways you wouldn’t have in more flush times. And chances are you’re still running with a streamlined staff, even if you see better times ahead. While …

Customer Service

12 Unconventional Interview Questions Entrepreneurs Should Ask

The Wise Leader

Illustration by Anna Parini<p>Smartness is the operating currency of organizational culture in the 21st-century. Whether it’s called cleverness, …

10 Easy Ways to Know You're Not a Leader

Last week I shared some advice for young leaders in my article on “10 Simple Practices to Help You Experience Your Future Dreams.” As I was writing, …

What Leads to Hiring Mistakes? Often, It's Interviewing Mistakes.

Stop asking candidates to tell their "story." A better tool for assessing candidates' skills and competencies is a behavioral interview. Here's an example.<p>Managers are bad at assessing job candidates in almost countless ways. But according to Claudio Fernández-Aráoz, a global expert on hiring and …

Employment

Five Ways To Build An Effective Team

It is not easy to be the CEO of an up-and-coming startup, especially when you are frequently out of your office talking to investors and the actual time you spend in contact with your team is limited. It gets even more complicated when you manage multiple teams working in different cities.<p>Is it …

The De-Machoing of Great Leadership

Are you an autocrat like Jack Welch or a nurturer like Tony Hsieh? Here's how leadership has evolved over the last 30 years.<p>There are no bright lines between leadership eras.<p>Very broadly speaking, the long-dominant model of autocratic leadership became less popular in the 1980s, influenced by, …

Leadership

What You Can Learn About Job Satisfaction From a Janitor

A fascinating new study took an in-depth look at how custodial staff understand their work and uncovered wisdom for those on every rung of the career ladder.<p>What’s the <i>worst</i> job in the world?<p>Answers certainly differ based on personal preference (my vote goes to anything involving heights). But …

Yale School of Management

The Pearl Of Leadership Comes From Collaborative Action

Serendipitous to the opening chapter of the book, <i>The Mona Lisa Is So Small,</i> I was at the <i>Muse</i><i>é de Louvre</i> visiting the magnificent collection of Italian masters when I received notification of a copy of <i>Flat Army: Creating a Connected and Engaged Organization</i>(Wiley 2013). My reaction was quite …

Why Employees Stay (and Why They Go)

What makes employees stay for the long haul when they can get higher pay by jumping around? The answer may surprise you.<p>As business owners, do we reward loyal employees to stay the course, or is jumping ship the way to get ahead? And if it's the latter, is this a business model for success or …

Employee Engagement

Read This Before Our Next Meeting

A few weeks ago I picked up a free copy of <b>Read This Before Our Next Meeting</b> by Al Pittampalli. It offers an interesting twist on the strategy for …

How I Learned To Stop Comparing Myself To Others, And Love My Own Ideas

That last bragging tweet by a talented so-and-so got you down? Jealous of a competitor’s Facebook status update? It’s time to step away from the social media, forget about forces you can’t control, and concentrate on only one thing: being the best you realistically can be.<p>When I first started my …

Social Media

10 Tips to Help You Hire Right

Nothing is more important--and less predictable--than recruiting. Here's ways to get better at it.<p>Hiring is the Achilles heel of all small companies, including mine. Good candidates are hard to find, and the recruiting process always seems to take more time than I plan for.<p>That said, over the last …

Employment