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5 Steps To A Stronger Team

Andrew Carnegie once wrote, “Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.” If you would like to achieve uncommon results, here are 5 basic steps that you could start to make for a great foundation to a stronger team.

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5 Ways To Bring Out Talent In Your Team

Teams are made up of a myriad of characters. In order to be a good leader, you will need to discover and highlight the talents in your team members. This will allow you to utilise each team member to their maximum potential. Below we discuss the methods you may use to uncover your team members’ strengths. Use them wisely and you are on your way to creating a super team.

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Tackling Stress in Your Team

Being in a state of stress seems to be the norm in today’s ever-changing economy. A little pressure is good, but too much of it will lead to an unproductive and distressed team. Here, we share some tips on how to alleviate anxiety in your workplace.

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Baking Classes in Singapore

Do you feel like you and your oven are not destined to achieve some tasty heights together? Don`t give up! No need to go to the nearest bakery or cafe for take-away pastry. Better come to culinary studio CULINARYON and learn to bake it all by yourself! We offer the most enjoyable baking classes in Singapore guided by professional and helpful Chefs. Just put on our apron and let the Pro teach you how to work baked masterpieces out of a simple dough.

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Adult cooking classes in Singapore

Are you eager to learn how to cook delicious and healthy homemade food? Or maybe interested in improving your professional kitchen skills? Culinary school CULINARYON offers the most exciting hands-on adult cooking classes in Singapore. Enjoy the relaxing atmosphere of our studio and learn culinary techniques with our professional Chefs!

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Couple Cooking Class Singapore - CULINARYON

Have you ever struggled to plan the next romantic date with your sweetheart? Have you been trying to organize something very special to make a surprise? We are sure you have. There is a simple solution that undoubtedly will bring hours of bright emotions and warm romantic feelings - like you had in the very beginning of your relationships. Come to CULINARYON and experience cooking classes for couples for your most memorable romantic dinner!

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5 Simple Concepts To Building A Better Team

A snowflake by itself is negligible. However, when they stick together, an avalanche can happen. This can also be said of a team. One person might not be able to accomplish much, but with a team, huge achievements can be unlocked. Here, we discuss the concepts that help to build a better team.

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Characteristics of a Good Team Member

Everyone wants to be part of an awesome team, but it first has to start from yourself. Individuals who make up a team have to have certain qualities, so that the team is able to function at a high performing level. Below, we list down the distinguishing traits of a good team member, read on and see whether you fit the descriptions.

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7 Reasons To Boost Teamwork

Some people do not believe in teamwork and prefer to work alone. If you have such team members in your office, you should let them know the benefits of teamwork. Casually slip in these points in your next meeting and influence them to become cooperative team members. You could also use these points to inspire your bosses to have more team building activities, which would mean more fun time with your colleagues, instead of being stuck in the office.

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3 Ways To Understand Your Team Better

Whether you currently head a team or am a team member, it is always advantageous to understand more about your team. The benefits of recognising each other’s strengths and weaknesses will greatly increase efficiency and productivity in the long run. Below, we focus on three ways on how you might understand your team better.

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5 Ways To Build Collaborative Teams

Why is collaboration important in an organisation? The individual strengths of each team member working together is what makes a company successful. It is not all about one particular person, the organisation requires the combined efforts of everyone to be truly outstanding. Here, we examine the various ways that organisations can utilise to build more collaborative teams.

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Effective Communication Through Team Bonding

Does team building actually work? According to research, it does! Based on the Small Group Research journal paper, “Does Team Building Work?”, results suggest that team building has a positive effect on teams’ performances. Communication is one of the most important aspect in a team. Effective communications keep team members engaged and help companies retain talent. Just how does team bonding improve communications?

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5 Ways To Work Better Together

Everyone wants to have a smooth sailing career. It’s virtually impossible if you don’t work well with others. By having positive working relationships with your colleagues, everyone benefits as the organisation is able to progress and advance. Let us highlight 5 ways in which you can work better together with your co-workers.

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Activities To Build Confidence In Your Kids

Raising a child is so much more than just feeding, clothing and educating him or her. Instilling practical life skills and promoting confidence in kids is as much important as providing the correct nutrients to their diets. A confident child will grow up to be a happy and healthy adult who will find success in whatever that he or she does. Try to include some of the below activities in your child’s daily life to increase their confidence! As the saying goes, “it takes a village to raise a child”.

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Wedding Anniversary Celebratory Ideas

Are you running out of ideas as to how to celebrate your wedding anniversary? Fret not! We have compiled a list of activities that you and your SO (Significant Other) or DH (Darling Husband) can enjoy on your special day.

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Celebrating Chinese New Year In Singapore

Chinese New Year is a big deal for Chinese all over the world. It is no exception here in Singapore. With our multi-racial society, not only are the Chinese excited for this big day, other races also look forward to the public holiday for a well-deserved break. If you are not sure how to spend your break, here are some helpful suggestions on what you could possibly spend time on this Chinese New Year.

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Valentine's day Celebration Ideas

At the start of every February, most couples would invariably have worrying thoughts as to how to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Ever though most rational adults know that V-Day is created by companies to sell more flowers or greeting cards, there is still a societal pressing need to celebrate it as a show of love to your partner. Or you might want to make use of Valentine’s Day to profess your love to your crush. Whatever the reasons, if you can’t think of any decent way to commemorate this special day, read on for some ideas to spend your time with your loved one.

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5 Steps To A Stronger Team

Andrew Carnegie once wrote, “Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishments toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.” If you would like to achieve uncommon results, here are 5 basic steps that you could start to make for a great foundation to a stronger team.

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Who are you in the kitchen?

Everyone cooks differently. Even if it is the exact same dish, no two cooks will do it in an identical manner. To honour our culinary differences, we highlight six of the most common cooks that can be found in kitchens all over the world.

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How To Turn A Group Into A Team

If you think that working with a group of people means that you are working in a team, you could not be more wrong. Teams are groups but groups are not necessarily teams. A team can achieve so much more than what a group can achieve, it has higher productivity, efficiency and better communications. If you would like to improve and turn your group into a team, read on for tips on how to do so.

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Ways To Strengthen Corporate Culture

Corporate culture is not just a vague term thrown around by HR executives to confuse employees. Corporate culture reflects the organisation’s beliefs, accepted norms and behaviour. It silently governs how employees behave, interact and work, without having a physical presence. As it is so important, we highlight some methods here to reinforce corporate culture.

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Celebrating Christmas in Singapore

Whether you are a Christian or not, Christmas is a gazetted public holiday in Singapore and most people celebrate it in one way or another. Also, with Christmas coming, it signifies that the year is coming to an end and most people do really feel more chilled and relaxed towards yearend. Here, we highlight some ideas that you can steal to enjoy yourselves on this special day.

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Five Most Popular Team Bonding Activities

Who says you can’t have fun at work? Gone are the days when work is strictly about reports, presentations, and targets. Modern organizations are more progressive with their idea of work and life integration in the workplace. Nowadays, workplace is not just confined with the four walls of the building, with laptops and graphs—it’s now all about incorporating fun into your daily work.

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Activities To Build Confidence In Your Kids

Raising a child is so much more than just feeding, clothing and educating him or her. Instilling practical life skills and promoting confidence in kids is as much important as providing the correct nutrients to their diets. A confident child will grow up to be a happy and healthy adult who will find success in whatever that he or she does. Try to include some of the below activities in your child’s daily life to increase their confidence! As the saying goes, “it takes a village to raise a child”.

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5 Dishes To Improve Your Team Cohesion

What is team cohesion? It is defined as the degree to which individual team members want to voluntarily contribute to the team’s ability to continue functioning as a work unit. The more cohesive a team is, the more it encourages peak performances amongst its members. Seems like a win-win situation for both the team members and the team as a whole. Cohesiveness can develop over time naturally, or expedited through team building activities. At CulinaryOn, during our cooking classes, team cohesiveness can be developed through cooking together. Here, we present 5 dishes that can significantly improve team cohesiveness when team members prepare them together.

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Three Major Reasons Your Team Needs Team Bonding Activities

A successful team is composed of members who can harmoniously work and collaborate together despite their individual differences. These members are highly aware of their group goals and they are all aligned on the efforts they have to do together to ensure that they deliver the team’s objectives.

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Five Best Ways to Inspire Your Team

A high performing team consists of motivated and efficient members working towards a common goal. When everyone is motivated, results are delivered and targets are achieved. However, motivation can be a challenging task to instill to the team, especially when there are pressing issues. Here are the best ways to inspire your team.

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10 Ways to Make Your Team Building Memorable

The responsibility of organizing and facilitating a team building and appreciation event or any corporate activity comes with a fair amount of pressure. Therefore, you need to bear in mind some tricks and ways to make the event have a fun and memorable appeal. The following ten ideas might help you create a fun and memorable team bonding and appreciation event.

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8 Reasons to Arrange Team Appreciation Events

Employee recognition offers a variety of advantages. One of such advantages is in the form of employee retention. The ability to retain employees means that you do not often lose top talent that you would rather keep. Here are 8 Reasons Why You Should Engage in Team Appreciation Events.

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Hen’s Night Or Birthday Parties Celebration Ideas

Hen’s night, a.k.a. bachelorette party, a.k.a. a party held for a woman about to get married. It’s similar to a birthday party in the sense that there’s one VIP, and they’re both celebrated together with best friends. Forget all the tried and tested boring party ideas. Here, we present to you a few extraordinary ideas that you may choose to steal for your celebratory parties.

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The Apple Tree Story

Once there was a big and tall apple tree. A boy came by and they immediately became best friends. The boy would climb the apple tree’s branches every day and nap under its shade when he got tired. When the boy was hungry, the apple tree provided its juicy apples to him. The apple tree treated the boy very kindly and they enjoyed spending time with each other...

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Six Kinds of People You Will Find In Your Office

Much like your family, you can’t choose your co-workers (unless you own the company). If you have worked in an organisation before, you would have already experienced first-hand the endless politicking that inevitably takes place. Below are a few types of people that you may find in your workplace. Read on and see which you identify with!

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Eight Ways To Make Your Team Building Event Memorable

Have you ever returned from a team building event and just forgot all about it the next day? The camaraderie that was formed during the event, the lessons learnt – how do you actually make them stick in your participants’ minds? Here, we highlight eight techniques to ensure that your team building event would be reminisced fondly by your participants.

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Activities To Build Confidence In Your Kids

Raising a child is so much more than just feeding, clothing and educating him or her. Instilling practical life skills and promoting confidence in kids is as much important as providing the correct nutrients to their diets. A confident child will grow up to be a happy and healthy adult who will find success in whatever that he or she does. Try to include some of the below activities in your child’s daily life to increase their confidence! As the saying goes, “it takes a village to raise a child”.

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Unique End Of Year Party Venues In Singapore

Unique End Of Year Party Venues In Singapore If you’re like most working adults, the end of the year is the most delightful time of the year as bonuses are being paid out and annual leaves are being cleared. However, for human resource or administrative workers, it is also the most hectic as they need to calculate the bonus pay out and remind (or nag!) people to clear their leave. To add on to their workload, these people are usually the ones who will be organising your company’s end of year party! To help them, we have put together this useful guide on unique venues for end of year parties so it’s not just going to be a dinner and lucky draw for the jaded...

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Five Things To Consider When Planning A Team Building Event

When people hear “Team Building”, it is usually accompanied by a collective sigh as they think that it is a waste of the company’s time and money. They have doubts that putting people together for one day doing something outside of the working environment can lead to productive outcomes. However, if planned properly, team building can deliver exceptional results. Since there is no running away from team building, why not make the best of it? Here, we highlight five important aspects that should be considered when it comes to planning your next teambuilding event so as to achieve maximum results...

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Overcoming fast changing priorities by empowering your team.

It is no secret that managing manpower is one of the biggest challenges facing start-up businesses in Singapore.

 The stories when the ideal employee operating under an ideal SOP really isn’t fairing too well and the team begins to feel pressure as investors become impatient with unsatisfying results, are too common in startups and small businesses, and usually the issues lying at its core are misdiagnosed. Even more rare is for businesses to see that there truly is only one reason, and not many, to their employees’ non-productivity: lack of employee engagement...

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