Over the last three months the chieftains of mega banks have been crying out that profits will be hammered. Analysts dutifully adjusted their forecasts. This practice is called earnings guidance. And in this case it cleverly guided analysts to a lower EPS number. In other words, keep expectations of earnings low enough and you will of course exceed that target!
Motivational speakers and writers dish out woolly, fancy and useless concepts. But no one has ever defined Attitude with such shocking clarity, honesty and relevance as Stanford Professor Dr Carol Dweck in her insightful 2006 classic “Mindset- the psychology of success". Binod Shankar, Managing Director and trainer at Genesis institute, shares his perspective on the distinction between Growth and Fixed mindsets and their powerful impact on the realization of one's potential
Why Human Resources should shed the Best Practice shroud
Layla Halabi, Partner at Learnactive and a performance specialist speaks about how Human Resources has abundant potential for improvement, but needs to rid itself of the accomplished practice tag to realize that potential.