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Kill the Workplace Pettiness

MaryEllen Tribby | Posted 02.09.2017 | Business
MaryEllen Tribby

Every workplace, unfortunately, has workplace pettiness - even virtual ones. Pettiness is unavoidable whether it is minor or full-blown out of cont...

Paid Leave Shouldn't Be a Laughing Matter

Debra L. Ness | Posted 02.08.2017 | Comedy
Debra L. Ness

Laughing so we don't cry is a coping mechanism for many of us these days. It can also inspire meaningful action. That's the goal of a new public ser...

When Free Speech Turns Into Harassment, It Isn't Okay or Legal

Quora | Posted 02.06.2017 | Politics
Quora

Why are gender pronouns being forced into law? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from ...

Ask Brianna: How Do I Get a Promotion?

NerdWallet | Posted 02.03.2017 | College
NerdWallet

"Ask Brianna" is a Q&A column for 20-somethings. I'm here to answer your questions about how to manage money, find a job and pay off student loans -- ...

Top Places To Launch A Startup In 2017

Margarita Hakobyan | Posted 02.02.2017 | Business
Margarita Hakobyan

Not all businesses have the chance to decide where they should found their company, but it is generally agreed that some areas are more supportive tha...

Why Don't Men Shave Anymore? Can It Cost Them A Job?

Stephen Viscusi | Posted 02.02.2017 | Style
Stephen Viscusi

I shave every morning. A friend of mine recently pestered me about it. He told me that don't I know that everyone is wearing "scruff" nowadays. I, ...

Selfies In The Workplace

Sophie Andrews | Posted 02.01.2017 | Business
Sophie Andrews

Love them or hate them, selfies are a growing trend. According to an article in the Daily Mail, over 24 billion selfies had been uploaded by Google in...

Why Employees Should Be Allowed To Work From Home

Steven Shehori | Posted 02.01.2017 | Business
Steven Shehori

Certain jobs will always require staff to remain at their place of work. When we go to a bar or restaurant, we need people there to serve us. When we ...

Are You Wasting Everyone's Time At Work?

Brian de Haaff | Posted 01.25.2017 | Business
Brian de Haaff

I once worked for a boss who had a Ph.D. in time-wasting. This person's signature move? Pointless meetings. I would spend my days shuffling from one ...

Why Simon Sinek's Video on Millennials Was Wrong

Jared Buckley | Posted 01.20.2017 | Business
Jared Buckley

I love your books Mr. Sinek, but with all due respect, your answer on millennials in the workplace was wrong. Unless you've been without internet fo...

LGBT And The Secret To Inclusion In UK Workplaces

Allyson Zimmermann | Posted 01.13.2017 | Business
Allyson Zimmermann

Across the globe, LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) communities experience alienation, exclusion and discrimination on a daily basis and the workplace is no exception.

Progress, Promise and Peril: The Imperative to Continue Workplace Policy Gains in 2017

Debra L. Ness | Posted 01.09.2017 | Politics
Debra L. Ness

Co-authored by Vicki Shabo 2016 was a historic year for adoption of some critically important policies and practices that improve the quality of jobs...

Product Manager: Here's How To Outsmart The Office Snake

Brian de Haaff | Posted 01.06.2017 | Business
Brian de Haaff

Do you have ophidiophobia? Many people suffer from this common phobia -- the fear of snakes. Before you answer "no" take a moment to think. Because a...

Boss Offers Free Caribbean Cruise To 800 Workers

The Huffington Post | Mary S Papenfuss | Posted 12.31.2016 | Business

The co-owner of an Iowa cabinet manufacturing company apparently awash in goodwill has offered all 800 of his employee a free weeklong cruise in the C...

Designing the Perfect Office from Startup to Expansion

Blake Zalcberg | Posted 01.05.2017 | Business
Blake Zalcberg

The design of your office isn't just about aesthetics. In many industries, it's now key to your success. Keeping your workplace in line with current...

5 Megatrends That Will Change the Face of Business in 2017

Eric Mosley | Posted 12.20.2016 | Business
Eric Mosley

The global technology revolution has changed the world. Self-driving cars, missions to Mars, advances in medicine and robots powered by artificial int...

Is That Product Manager Sleeping at His Desk?

Brian de Haaff | Posted 12.20.2016 | Business
Brian de Haaff

What is the biggest threat to your career and product team? You might say cash flow, lagging sales, or finding qualified candidates. Or you might even...

Why Wellbeing Is Harder Than It Looks

Michelle McQuaid | Posted 12.16.2016 | Healthy Living
Michelle McQuaid

Interview with Dr Peggy Kern Are you struggling to maintain your wellbeing? Let's face it we all know that we should be moving regularly, eating wise...

The Gig Economy Is the Future and It Is Coming Fast

Llewellyn King | Posted 12.13.2016 | Business
Llewellyn King

You might not know this, but if it has not happened yet, you may be about to become a company of one. Welcome to the gig (as in a musician doing a gi...

How to Avoid Serious Accidents at the Workplace (With Case Studies)

Adeyemi Adetilewa | Posted 12.07.2016 | World
Adeyemi Adetilewa

Accidents happen at the work place each and every single day. Sadly, some of those are fatal. Luckily, most workplace accidents can be avoided. Here ...

Data Mining the Great Millennial Shift

Amanda Schneider | Posted 12.05.2016 | Business
Amanda Schneider

Millennials have officially surpassed Baby Boomers as the nation's largest living generation, dominating the workforce and causing businesses to scram...

Washington Is Leading The Way On Paid Family Leave

Tom Spiggle | Posted 12.09.2016 | DC
Tom Spiggle

The Washington, D.C., City Council recently announced it will vote on a paid leave bill that would be one of the most generous in the nation. Thanks to the city's demographics and its unique position as the nation's capital, this vote could be a major turning point for the country.

5 Tips: Work, to Workout, to Going Out, Effortlessly

Lauren Coles | Posted 12.12.2016 | Healthy Living
Lauren Coles

Can You Go From Work, to Workout, to Going Out, Effortlessly? Follow stylist Angelina Vivace's vision of the ideal transitional outfit, proof that ...

Do's and Don'ts for the Office Holiday Party

Dr. Patty Ann Tublin | Posted 11.29.2016 | Business
Dr. Patty Ann Tublin

Do's and Don'ts for the Office Holiday Party Remember the guy from last year’s holiday party that got so drunk he threw up all over himself – and...

Why Managers Can't Ignore That Post-Election Workplace Tension

Richard Greggory Johnson III | Posted 11.29.2016 | Healthy Living
Richard Greggory Johnson III

Ignoring the current tension would also be a missed opportunity when you have a chance to deepen understanding among Americans with different experiences and understandings of what is at stake right now. As a leader, it's your job to take the hard step, especially when it's one that comes with the potential for manifold benefits down the line.