Careers News

July 23, 2021

What is multitasking and is it a myth?

No matter what career, most people have to multitask at work. Done effectively, taking on more than one activity can save time, boost productivity and result in a sense of accomplishment.   About multitasking Multitasking is the act of performing […]
July 23, 2021

The importance of time management (and how to improve your skills)

In a fast-paced work environment, it is not uncommon to feel the workday getting away from you. While this is something everyone experiences from time to time, consistently chasing the clock can have a detrimental effect on everything from productivity […]
June 10, 2021

Mindfulness at work: how meditation can boost your career

Stress, lack of productivity and communication breakdowns – all are significant work challenges whether working at home or in the office.  Mindfulness can help with all these issues. Most people associate meditation with management of stress.   In fact, meditation […]
June 10, 2021

The soft skills crucial for a career in software development

Software career development may be seen as relying on coding and programming knowledge but character traits are the most important key to success. So called ‘soft skills’ are critical to career development.   What are soft skills? Unlike technical skills […]
May 17, 2021

Deep work: what is it and how to achieve it

As a business that performs a lot of technical development work, Aquarium knows the advantages that entering a state of distraction-free working offers. Sometimes known as deep work, this can extremely productive.   What is deep work? Deep work is […]
May 17, 2021

A good night’s sleep – a key to work productivity

Research has shown that sleep plays an important role in developing creative thinking and problem-solving. During REM sleep (the stage of sleep where most dreams occur) people’s brains are as active as when they are awake, and this time is […]