November 1, 2016

How to Welcome a New Employee


A team leader delegates welcoming activities and faces problems. Read about how to find solutions ...
It was 08h30. Sam, Emily, John, and Peter were in the office. It was just an ordinary Monday morning but something was different. John was waiting for Mike, the new employee, that had been hired due to Helen’s courageous engagement.

October 20, 2016

In a Word: Demagogue



In a Word is a series focused on the English Language (vocabulary/grammar).

Do you know what the root “demo” means?

October 8, 2016

In a Word: October

In a Word is a series focused on the English Language (vocabulary/grammar).

Why isn’t October the eighth month of the year?

July 17, 2016

Happy Hour: It’s Still Business



Ruth was still in the office sitting at her desk. She had just finished writing e-mails. Her mobile rang. It was John: “Ruth, where are you? We are waiting for you.” She looked at her watch. It was 19h00, high time to hurry up to the happy hour. “I am on my way. See you soon,” Ruth lied and didn’t know why. She grabbed her coat and went out…