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Maarten Dirks
Maarten Dirks in Motivation
January 27, 2016

Hit the Ground Running in 2016

With a new year comes new opportunities. Whether it is the pursuit of a promotion, or the start of a new Lobster Ink course, setting goals will ultimately make it possible for you to plan for and measure success.…
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Dale den Dulk
Dale den Dulk in Lobster News
December 30, 2015

It’s Time to Celebrate

We’re on the doorstep of the last day of the year and while we are sad to say goodbye to 2015 and the excellent progress all our learners have made on the platform, we are very excited about all the awesome things to come in 2016.…
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Matthew de Nobrega
Matthew de Nobrega in Technology
December 29, 2015

Using immutable data with Angular2

Angular2 is written in Typescript, and most of the plumbing is done withRxJS. While it’s optional to use these to write Angular2 applications, there are significant advantages to using both, and they work seamlessly with the framework.…
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Harry Haddon
Harry Haddon in Tips and How to's
December 23, 2015

Time Management

At Lobster we understand how difficult it can be to work and keep up a good study schedule. This is why this week’s blog is all about time management. We spent some time doing our research and we have come up with 4 solid techniques you can use to help you manage your time better and make you more efficient.…
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Maarten Dirks
Maarten Dirks in Tips and How to's
December 16, 2015

Continued Learning

We are reaching the end of 2015 and that means holiday season for most of your Guests! It’s very easy to get caught up in the hype and excitement and push learning aside.…
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Matthew de Nobrega
Matthew de Nobrega in Technology
December 12, 2015

Angular2 with Webpack — tips and tricks

Angular2 is yet to hit beta, but Google has deployed the first reasonable-scale Angular2 application and after some big refactors the core apis now look fairly stable (this was written when alpha-52 had just been published). So we’re getting to the point where Angular2 is a viable option for new builds.…
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Maarten Dirks
Maarten Dirks in Tips and How to's
December 09, 2015

Return on Learning

It is a well known fact that the more you practice something the better you will be at it and learning is no different. However, the best part about learning is you get better at taking in information and you are also getting better at the skills that you are learning about.…
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Fasie Malherbe
Fasie Malherbe in Tips and How to's
November 25, 2015

Small Ways To Make a Big Difference

Tiny Noticeable Touches, pack a punch like no other. Going the extra mile for your Guests doesn’t just make your establishment look good, it also reflects positively on you.…
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Paul Rowett
Paul Rowett in Motivation
November 18, 2015

The top 5 Advantages of Being a Sales Professional

A career in sales can be very exciting but it requires a lot of self-motivation and determination. There is no other career in the world that you have so much control in your own success. It’s not an easy job but it can be very rewarding.…
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Paul Rowett
Paul Rowett in Tips and How to's
November 12, 2015

3 Sales techniques your guests want you to know

We’ve all been in that situation… When someone tries to sell you something you don’t need and don’t want. Being a good salesperson requires a very specific set of skills and a little finesse.…
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