While email has been the main way for employees and management to correspond, video conferencing rooms are the future of the way employees will communicate.
When working in a pressure cooker that includes harassment and threats, it can be designated a hostile work environment. Know the signs & what you can do.
The income gap between men and women is real. Learn if you are being underpaid and how you can get assistance asking for a raise with GetRaised.com.
Administrative professionals are the backbone of most businesses and corporations. A company is only as strong as its parts, which is why Administrative Professionals Week is important, and should be recognized at work.
Cubicle dwellers and office outsiders have one thing in common: they usually have a love/hate relationship with their jobs. Despite what a lot of people think, most people do like their jobs. It’s not the job they usually loathe, it’s the pay or the conditions in which they work that may be the thorn in one’s side.
Facebook is the #1 social networking site in the world, but it is without problems, especially for those who use it. It has become such a fabric of our lives that it has broken up homes, cost people their jobs, and perhaps, given wrong impressions to others, without meaning to. Is Facebook ruining your life?
The flexibility of the workplace is a hot button topic and causes a lot of discussion amongst employees. Flexibility practices in the workplace can go a long way for employee morale, retention, and attendance. So why isn’t every company making sure that their workplace is indeed “not static”?
Being a Human Resources manager for 5+ years made me privy to a lot of things. Early on, I learned that there are always problems when you get two or more people with different personalities working with one another.
More often than not, the HR department is your contact for expressing grievances and complaints, managing your benefits, and conducts your reviews.
According to a press release sent to me by the U.S. Department of Labor, a free mobile app has been released “that will enable workers and supervisors to monitor the heat index at their work sites in order to prevent heat-related illnesses”.
With the boom of social networking websites during the last three to four years, the digital divide is lessening. More and more folk are becoming computer savvy with networking with others online on sites such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Myspace.
There are a lot of job seekers that look good on paper but are unable to sell themselves in person during an interview. If you cannot sell yourself in an interview, you might as well kiss the job opportunity goodbye, especially in this current job climate in which everyone is looking for a job.