Blue Ocean Partners With CIPS

Blue Ocean Partners with the Prestigious CIPS to Raise the Bar of Procurement Professionals read more...

 

Azharuddin Khaleej Times

India have edge over Pakistan in Test ranking battle: Azhar read more...

 

Workplace freedom delivers better results

Workers who feel they are free to make choices are happier and more productive

Workers who feel they are free to make choices are happier and more productive read more...

 

Warm up to enemies in the workplace

Warm up to enemies in the workplace

Warm up to enemies in the workplace

Mantra is to remain focused on your goals and not get perturbed by others’ actions read more...

 

A Smart storyteller’s role in this digital age

A Smart storyteller's role in this digital age

They are hired to build a credible company culture and a corporate conscience

A Smart storyteller’s role in this digital age read more...

 

Multitasking? Time to apply the brakes.

The Side effects of doing multiple tasks at one time have life coaches worried

The Side effects of doing multiple tasks at one time have life coaches worried

The Side effects of doing multiple tasks at one time have life coaches worried read more...

 

Multi-tasking is High-Risk

Multi-taskers are prone to making mistakes, more likely to miss important information and cues and less capable of retaining information in their working memory

All working professionals, winning awards for versatility, beware! All that multi-tasking might be doing you more harm than good. read more...

 

Curtain Raiser

Blue Ocean organizes Second International Conference on Global Supply Chain & Procurement

The region’s leading knowledge empowerment enterprise is set organize its second international conference titled “Staying Ahead with Procurement Trends for Expo 20-20” on September 20, 2014 at the iconic Atlantis Hotel in Dubai, UAE. read more...

 

A look into the future of UAE workplaces

A look into the future of UAE workplaces

More professionals are looking to create a brand ner market space for themselves

A look into the future of UAE workplaces read more...

 

Make your voice heard in the workplace

Make your voice heard in the workplace

Learn to speak up with confidence and a sense of purpose to be appreciated

Make your voice heard in the workplace read more...

 

Leaders must perform to motivate staff

Leaders must perform to motivate staff

Managers should inspire their people to excel and act with commitment

Leaders must perform to motivate staff read more...

 

Make motivation your daily mantra

Make motivation your daily mantra

There is a need to stay motivated to be able to pursue goals single- mindedly

Make motivation your daily mantra read more...

 

Attitude defines you at the workplace

Attitude defines you at the workplace

Your level of profrssionalism affects work relationships and productivity

Attitude defines you at the workplace read more...

 

Women in driver’s seat of micro-busines

Women in driver's seat of micro-busines

Most of those juggling home and work have created workplaces inside their home

Women in driver’s seat of micro-busines read more...

 

Blue Ocean Joins Hands with Dubai Quality Group

Blue Ocean students receive international certificates at a glittering convocation ceremony at the Radisson Blu Hotel in Dubai recently.

More than 400 students receive international certificates at a glittering convocation ceremony

Dubai : Blue Ocean, the region’s leading knowledge empowerment enterprise has joined hands with the Dubai Quality Group (DQG) to advance learning, promote quality improvement and provide networking opportunities among professionals in the region. read more...

 

Developing human capital for 2020

Developing human capital for 2020

Focus on transforming HR practices to groom local talent

Developing human capital for 2020 read more...

 

Motivate employees to accept change

Motivate employees to accept change

Change is inevitable; the challenge lies in how we manage it

Motivate employees to accept change read more...

 

Dubai to Emerge as the Hub of Human Capital by 2020:Experts

Dubai to Emerge as the Hub of Human Capital by 2020

BLUE OCEAN ORGANIZES WORKSHOP ON DEVELOPING HUMAN CAPITAL:GLOBAL PERSPECTIVES FOR 2020.

Dubai : Blue Ocean, the region’s leading executive training and corporate consultancy organization, offering end-to-end training solutions for individual professionals and corporates held its mega event for the year 2013 recently – a prestigious workshop on “Developing Human Capital : Global Perspectives for 2020” –initiated by the Blue Ocean HR Forum to raise the bar of certified professionals in the Middle East. read more...

 

Evolutionary Changes in Global Sourcing

Evolutionary Changes in Global Sourcing

Procurement competence has taken a more strategic role in business

Evolutionary Changes in Global Sourcing read more...

 

Delegate Tasks and Develop Initiative

Reduce Work-related stress by effectively managing staff and assignments

Delegate Tasks and Develop Initiative read more...

 

Training Creates Relevance at the Workplace

Training Creates Relevance at the Workplace

Employees perform better when they are supported and trained at work

Dubai : The importance of training and certification as an essential tool to remain relevant at the workplace came under the spotlight at a workshop organized by UAE’s leading executive training and management firm, Blue Ocean Academy, recently. read more...

 

Promising Career Opportunities for Six Sigma Professionals – Six Sigma Training in Dubai, Qatar, Abu Dhabi, Saudi Arabia UAE

Promising Career Opportunities for Six Sigma Professionals

Six Sigma Movement Gaining Momentum in the UAE

Six Sigma training and certification is gaining momentum in the UAE. International certification in Six Sigma is clearly a “differentiator” when it comes to pushing a resume on to the top of a heap. read more...

 

Make Competition Irrelevant

Make Competition Irrelevant

Blue Ocean Strategy: Learning to Win Without a Fight

In a post-recession economy, when major companies are looking to reinvent the industry and create a whole “new market space” to conquer competition and push profit margins, they are increasingly adopting the “Blue Ocean” mantra advocated by Harvard professors W.Chan Kim and Renee Mauborgne. read more...

 

Bridging Gaps between Infrastructure and Knowledge

Bridging Gaps between Infrastructure and Knowledge

UAE Needs Trained Logistics Professionals

UAE is fast becoming the logistics hub of the world vying with Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai and Manchester for top honours. What the country needs today is a new generation of logistics leaders: dynamic, skillful, innovative and tech-savvy whocan effectively bridge the existing gap between knowledge and infrastructure in the region. read more...

 

Be Assertive to Advance in your Career

Be Assertive to Advance in your Career

Don’t Fall Prey to Professional Bullying

In a competitive workplace where multi-tasking, peer pressure and dynamic role plays are often punctuated by conflict, anger and hurt egos, it is important to learn the right assertive techniques to advance in your career. read more...

 

Unlock the three Secrets of Persuasion

Unlock the three Secrets of Persuasion

Learn to Influence Without Authority

If you are keen to fast-track your career then learning the science of persuasion can prove to be your biggest asset. Evidently it’s easy for those in authority to be influential but the real challenge lies in influencing others to do what you want without an overt show of power or by making others fearful of consequences. read more...

 

When the Mind is Without Fear…. Of Rhetoric and Substance

When the Mind is Without Fear…. Of Rhetoric and Substance

The Power of Rhetoric and Public Speaking

Public speaking is a powerful professional skill. A master orator not only wins fans but also fast forwards his career. A case in point is the US President Barrack Obama, a master orator who can captivate millions of people with his power-packed speeches. read more...

 

Invest in Employees… It Pays

Invest in Employees… It Pays

Employee Return on Investment

“We are a people company” – is a commonly made corporate philosophy statement. Most people would assume that the company is drawing its strength from a large base of satisfied clientele. While this is partially true, a real people company is one that holds on to its “empowered, learned and innovative employees” as its pillars of success. read more...

 

Nurturing Young UAE Citizens to Assume Positions of Responsibility

Nurturing Young UAE Citizens to Assume Positions of Responsibility

2013 Dedicated to Boost Emiratisation in the Private Sector

The UAE private sector is gearing to face a new challenge: grooming a new generation of UAE nationals to take on positions of responsibility within the organizational ranks. The government has also launched a multi-tiered campaign to boost the employment of UAE nationals within the private sector, encouraging home-grown young talent to leverage on their skills and dynamism to enrich the national economy. read more...

 

Gender Sensitivety and Emiratisation

Gender Sensitivety and Emiratisation

There is a growing need to focus on creating "Women Friendly" Workplaces

Gender Sensitivety and Emiratisation read more...

 

GN The Changing Face of Procurement Professionals – Procurement Training in Dubai, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Abu Dhabi UAE

The Changing Face of Procurement Professionals

The Changing Face of Procurement pros

After the global financial crisis, companies are actively looking for skillful, qualified procurement professionals who can cut costs, optimize global supply chain functions and deliver potential savings. read more...

 

Blue Ocean Touches Oman’s Shores

Blue Ocean Touches Oman’s Shores

Inks Deal with Silver Bird Trading to train and empower Omani professionals

Dubai : Blue Ocean, UAE’s leading management training and consulting firm is set to take its professional expertise to Oman’s shores, training private and public sector employees to play a key role in the country’s vibrant development strategy. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to this effect, has been signed by Blue Ocean and Silver Bird Trading LLC (Madinat Sultan Qaboos) recently, to train and empower the local workforce and enrich the country’s fast-paced oil-driven economy. read more...

 

“INTERNATIONAL CERTIFICATION MEASURES COMPETENCE IN A CHANGING EMPLOYMENT MARKET” – EXPERT

INTERNATIONAL CERTIFICATION MEASURES COMPETENCE IN A CHANGING EMPLOYMENT MARKET

300 Blue Ocean Students receive international certificates during grand convocation ceremony Blue Ocean Sparks Professionals on Road to Success

Dubai : The Middle East has witnessed a spurt in the popularity of internationally certified courses, said Dr. Leroy Mcgraw, President of the prestigious US-based International Purchase and Supply Chain Management Institute (IPSCMI). He was speaking at the 22nd convocation ceremony of UAE’s leading management training institution, Blue Ocean Academy in Dubai recently. read more...

 

HR Professionals Learn the Art of Influencing Without Authority

Abdul Azeez

Blue Ocean HR Forum Workshop Draws Popular Response

Dubai : “At a time when leadership requires less emphasis on giving orders and more focus on building consensus, personal persuasiveness and the ability to negotiate effectively have become critical skills for success,” highlighted T. Chendil Kumar at a workshop organized by the HR Forum of Blue Ocean Academy, UAE’s leading management training and consultancy firm. read more...

 

Blue Ocean Toastmasters Club Draws Popular Response

Abdul Azeez

Professionals groomed in public speaking

Dubai: Public speaking is a powerful leadership tool, one that helps professionals fast-track their careers. Blue Ocean, UAE’s leading professional training institution has taken a small step in the right direction—launching the Blue Ocean Toastmaster’s Club – to help students learn this all important professional skill. read more...

 

Certified Professionals Raise the Bar

International certifications are viewed as a benchmark of competence By Dr.Sathya Menon

The value of an international certification has increased manifold after recession. Increasingly, professionals are safeguarding their careers and validating their skills through international certifications. It is a benchmark of competence and a leading credential for professionals in today’s competitive world. In the Middle East, international certifications signify an instant passport to a rewarding career, a premium tag that helps professionals to gain self-esteem and professional recognition. It also signals entry into an elite club of internationally certified professionals worldwide. read more...