WISE WORDS

How can Design Thinking benefit entrepreneurs?

Deepa Kamath

April, 25 2019,1:50 PM
Charles Burnett, an educator who pioneered Design Thinking, defines it as ‘A process of creative and critical thinking that allows information and ideas to be organised, decisions  to be made, situations  to be improved and knowledge to be gained.’ Entrepreneurship is a...
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6 of our favorite apps for older adults

Team Wise at Work

April, 03 2019,09:56 AM
Apps trancend ages. I know more 50+ folks on Facebook and Whatsapp and Alexa than those under 20s. These platforms work across demographics to touch upon our basic human needs - to be heard, to stay in touch, to learn, to find clarity and to have a sense of purpose. Startups too are beginning to...
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Building a career for a 100 year life

Priyanka Gothi

March, 05 2019,05:00 AM
Technology shifts, globalization and the 100-year life are coming together to massively transform the way we chart our career. The Learn, Earn and Retire model is broken but opportunities abound for those who plan ahead. To discuss the impact of these changes on our lives, we ran an event last We...
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Highlights from our Re-launch event

Priyanka Gothi

February, 27 2019,08:15 AM
26th Feb was a momentous occasion when we ran a job fair for seasoned professionals to connect with social impact organisations. It was also the night when we re-launched Retired Not Out as Wise At Work. With 120+ seasoned professionals looking for jobs, 7 companies hiring and over 200 attendees,...
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What are transferable skills?

Priyanka Gothi

February, 20 2019,07:23 AM
Transferable skills are a core set of skills and abilities, which can be applied to a wide range of different jobs and industries. They’re usually picked up over time, and can be gained from previous positions, charity or voluntary work, your hobbies, or even just at home. Whether you'v...
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