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Personal development and career plan

Posted by on October 7, 2015 – 03:17 pm

Personal development and career plan

If you’re pondering how you’re going to get where you want to be, there are some simple steps you can take that will help you create your own career development plan. Let’s not be confused by the word “simple.” Related: The Importance Of Having A Solid Career Plan Sometimes the simplest of concepts or steps can be tough to do because they require some thinking and some effort. Yet, your think time and effort are an investment in your future and happiness, which make it all very worthwhile. Step 1: Figure Out Your Destination As with all efforts…

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Activities to improve personal development

Posted by on November 17, 2014 – 08:04 am

Activities to improve personal development

Soft skills team Dr. Arosha Adikaram – Deputy Coordinator Soft Skills Dr. M. Ganeshamoorthy/Mr. M.T.M. Mahees: Arts M. Vithanapathirana: Education Mr. M.A.M. Hakeem: Law Ruwangi Chandrasekara: Management & Finance Prof. Manouri Senanayake/Dr. Asela Olupeliyawa: Medicine Prof.P.V. Udagama: Science Dr. Sugath Senerath: Sri Palee Soft skills activities Soft skills development was not a topic discussed much in the past. Therefore soft skills development was not very familiar to some of the academics in the university. Due to the objectives of…

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Top Ten personal development sites

Posted by on October 12, 2014 – 04:28 pm

Top Ten personal development sites

2014 has been a great year for CYT for traffic, ever since Facebook was added to the mix at the end of July 2014. Facebook has been responsible for around 3 million new visitors this year which is fantastic and some posts, some old, some new have really hit the mark. That’s one of the reasons I wrote the guide, as I was getting so many queries asking why I was doing so well on Facebook and why I was hitting phenomenal numbers with the blog posts. It’s all about great content, if you can give readers great content they’ll some back for more and share…

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Resources available for personal development

Posted by on October 6, 2014 – 01:32 pm

Resources available for personal development

One of the first personal development books I ever read, was Unlimited Power by Anthony Robbins. Pumped after reading such an inspiring book, I followed in quick succession with Awaken the Giant Within , another book by Robbins. Sourced from While it’s been more than 20 years since I first read , it was a pivotal book because it sent me on path of personal development that led to all sorts of discoveries about myself and human behaviour in general. As marketers, the better we understand human behaviour, and what motivates people to do what they…

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Management personal development plan

Posted by on March 23, 2015 – 09:43 am

Management personal development plan

Individual development plans, or IDPs, have become a staple for managers and human resources professionals alike. But the development activity is often steeped in a systematic approach — forms, deadlines, sign-offs and processes — that ultimately dilutes the value it brings to the individual employee. In a similar vein, the stress of following the IDP process and hitting the associated deadlines often leaves managers overstressed. The advantage of such a comprehensive system in a big organization is that every employee is assured of having at least…

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Personal business development goals examples

Posted by on October 13, 2015 – 04:54 pm

Personal business development goals examples

For the current or aspiring entrepreneur, the process of setting goals can serve as a blueprint and a method of motivation for success. Owning a business can provide the vehicle to achieving personal goals, including accumulating wealth or becoming the first to reach specific accomplishments. To help you clarify your particular work or business goals, some examples may stimulate your thought process. Time Goals Work and business goals can include a time element. For example, when your business is still in the planning stage, your goal may be to…

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Best personal development books of all time

Posted by on December 23, 2014 – 05:12 pm

Best personal development books of all time

Her email closed with – “are there any books you like? what should I read?” “Easy question” I thought to myself, as my fingers flew to the keyboard and I rattled off 10 books, then 20. I could have gone on, but I stopped. More Items Does Not Make the List Better I took a step back, and realized that my reader didn’t need yet another long lists of books – there are plenty of those online, and if you want an endless list of reading material, check out this at Amazon (1, 140 at last count). No – she was asking for my help, to sort through it all. The…

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