Rabih Sayegh

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Emotional Intelligence Has 12 Elements. Which Do You Need to Work On?

Esther is a well-liked manager of a small team. Kind and respectful, she is sensitive to the needs of others. She is a problem solver; she tends to see setbacks as opportunities. She’s always engaged and is a source of calm to her colleagues. Her manager feels lucky to have such an easy direct …

Emotional Intelligence

A productivity expert thinks the UK should abolish the traditional working week

The idea is appealing in its simplicity: meetings are kept to a minimum, employees take a mandated one-hour lunch break, and they become far more focused and productive during the hours in which they do work.<p>The UK has a chronic productivity problem, and some are calling for a radical overhaul of …

Project Management

الخميس المقبل.. الكشف عن إستراتيجية برنامج التحول الوطني للسعودية 2030 ومراحلها المختلفة

قال الأمير المهندس منصور بن سعد آل سعود مدير إدارة التخطيط الاستراتيجي في صندوق التنمية الصناعي إنه من المنتظر أن يتم الكشف عن استراتيجية التحول …

اقرأ.. النص الكامل لمقابلة الأمير محمد بن سلمان مع وكالة "بلومبيرغ"

قام رئيس تحرير "بلومبيرغ" جون ميكلثويت وخمسة من صحفيي الموقع بقضاء خمس ساعات للتحدُّث مع ولي ولي العهد السعودي، الأمير محمد بن سلمان، في قصره …

Decisions Are More Effective When More People Are Involved from the Start

Why is it so hard to get people to change? That’s one of the most common complaints I hear from executives in other organizations. They and their boards make decisions and send out orders and then…nothing happens.<p>Frustrated by what they believe is their people’s inability to execute on their …

Management

إعادة-حصري-السعودية تطالب الوزارات بخفض الإنفاق على العقود 5%

(إعادة لتقرير أرسل أمس دون أي تعديل في النص)<p>من مروة رشاد<p>الرياض 14 مارس آذار (رويترز) - كشفت وثيقة رسمية اطلعت عليها رويترز أن السعودية التي تضررت …

The economic essentials of digital strategy

A supply-and-demand guide to digital disruption.<p><b>In July 2015,</b> during the championship round of the World Surf League’s J-Bay Open, in South Africa, a …

McKinsey Scores as Saudis Call in Consultants for Economy Reboot

At the entrance to the usually quiet Al Khozama Center in the heart of Riyadh, a new security checkpoint has been installed. A guard stops visitors …

Saudi Arabia

How Tech Gadgets Can Improve Productivity

<b>How Tech Gadgets Can Improve Productivity<br>By Jessica Oaks</b>Can technology make you work harder? Probably not. But gadgets can help you work <i>smarter</i> and …

Gear & Gadgets

"العمل السعودية" تشترط على المطاعم ومحلات الوجبات السريعة تشغيل 3 موظفات على الأقل

اشترطت وزارة "العمل السعودية" ألا يقل عدد الموظفات في المطابخ سواء المرتبطة بالمطاعم أو بمحلات تقديم الوجبات السريعة أو المحلات المتخصصة في صنع وبيع …

استراتيجية سعودية جديدة لجذب الاستثمارات الأميركية والشركات تتخوف من البيروقراطية

بدأت السعودية في تطبيق استراتيجية جديدة لحث الشركات الأميركية على زيادة استثماراتها في المملكة، بينما تعاني الرياض بشدة من آثار الانخفاض الحاد في …

وزارة العمل السعودية تؤكد عزمها إغلاق المحلات في التاسعة مساء ولكنها لم تحدد تاريخاً لتطبيقه

وزارة العمل السعودية تؤكد عزمها إغلاق المحلات في التاسعة مساء ولكنها لم تحدد تاريخاً معيناً بعد<p><b>أكدت وزارة العمل السعودية على عزمها تطبيق قرار إغلاق</b> …

Change Management Resources

The editorial board at PositivityChange wants the reader with the most up-to-date change management resources to ensure that he transitions as smooth …

Project Management

How Company Culture Shapes Employee Motivation

<i>DAVE WHEELER FOR HBR</i><p>In a recent strategy meeting we attended with the leaders of a Fortune-500 company, the word “culture” came up 27 times in 90 minutes. Business leaders believe a strong organizational culture is critical to success, yet culture tends to feel like some magic force that few know …

Southwest Airlines

5 Strategy Questions Every Leader Should Make Time For

Have you ever noticed that when you ask someone in your company, “How are you?” they are more likely to answer “Busy!” than “Very well, thank you”? That is because the norm in most companies is that you are supposed to be very busy – or otherwise at least pretend to be – because otherwise you can’t …

Management

Apple’s electric car is real, and it’s almost ready for testing

Apple is definitely working on a self-driving car project, and according to some new documents, Project Titan appears to be further along than anyone thought.<p>Rumors of Apple’s car project first starting surfacing at the beginning of this year, with an announcement not expected until 2020 at the …

San Francisco

11 Simple Strategies to Blow Through Procrastination and Get Things Done | Inc.com

<i>“I know I need to do</i> X<i>, but I just can’t seem to get myself to do it.”</i><p>This is a comment that a business coaching client shared with me a short while ago.<p>It’s a common problem, one that over half the business owners I know struggle with from time to time–the inability to get started on their …

Procrastination

You Think Your Startup Is Worth How Much?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The most challenging thing most startups and first-time entrepreneurs encounter is raising money. Raising money is hard enough -- it’s even harder when you’re pitching angel investors and venture capitalists, who get asked for money for a …

Startups

Building Trust Across Cultures

Do you trust with your head or with your heart? There is a big difference between cultures when it comes to building trust, and not understanding …

Business School

8 Steps to Stronger Organizational Communication

Historically, it’s never been easier to effectively communicate than right now. We are connected on multiple devices, and most of us check them …

Employee Engagement

7 Unconventional Behaviors Of Inspiring Leaders

There are very few great managers. And even fewer great leaders. Making your team happy by displaying behaviors that are expected from you as a manager is hard. But it is even harder to inspire people to follow you, especially if you don’t have direct authority over them.<p>Leaders are not always …

Evaluate Your Leadership Development Program

Despite studies showing that succession is an essential part of strategic planning, many companies ignore leadership development to focus on more immediate challenges. But your organization’s future success depends on identifying and developing the next generation of its leaders.<p>According to a 2014 …

Human Resources

How to Conduct an Effective Job Interview

The virtual stack of resumes in your inbox is winnowed and certain candidates have passed the phone screen. Next step: in-person interviews. How should you use the relatively brief time to get to know — and assess — a near stranger? How many people at your firm should be involved? How can you tell …

Employment

4 Courageous Conversations Every Leader Should Have

Leadership is never easy; yet, it is one of life's greatest experiences. The work of a leader is much more difficult today in this ever-changing and …

Career Development

For Leaders, Looking Healthy Matters More than Looking Smart

Every year around this time, people make resolutions to improve their lives and careers. The most common of these typically involve health-related goals such as quitting smoking or losing weight. The next most common might be career goals like finding a new job or getting a promotion. While we tend …

Psychology

Create Momentum When You're Stuck in the Middle

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>There is no shortage of advice for visionaries, entrepreneurs and managers who want to start something. And there’s plenty of conventional wisdom to help you know when it is time to call it quits and move on.<p>But where are the resources …

Fun-Da-Mental

Entrepreneur's 10 Most Popular Leadership Stories of 2014

Everyone has a unique management style, but this year, our writers and contributors found that the most effective leaders have an ability to discover unexpected opportunities, share ideas in a way that gets other people excited and surround themselves with smart, passionate people.<p>Here are</i> …

Leadership

What Maslow’s Hierarchy Won’t Tell You About Motivation

At some point in their careers, most leaders have either consciously — or, more likely, unwittingly — based (or justified) their approach to motivation on Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs. Maslow’s idea that people are motivated by satisfying lower-level needs such as food, water, shelter, and security, …