Industry News & Insights

Britt McHenry

Should ESPN reporter lose her job over losing it on camera?

Elizabeth Bromstein| Apr 20, 2015 08:27 pm


How much should your behaviour outside of work impact your work life? That’s a question we’re constantly grappling with here at Workopolis.
So, the case of ESPN reporter Britt McHenry is particularly interesting to us.



Category: Human Resources, Industry News & Insights,
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The biggest time wasters at work [infographic]

Elizabeth Bromstein| Apr 17, 2015 06:59 pm


How are your employees wasting time? Facebook, LinkedIn, and … job searching? Yep. Oh, and they’re also socializing.



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Signs you're in the wrong job

Six signs that you’re in the wrong job

Peter Harris| Apr 16, 2015 12:47 pm


Being in the wrong job isn’t all bad. You can learn valuable lessons from a bad experience, if you don’t get stuck in it for too long. Here’s how you can tell when it’s time to move on.



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I will bet you a hundred theoretical bucks that you make this grammar mistake all the time and don’t know it

Elizabeth Bromstein| Apr 15, 2015 06:33 pm


The same people who are always condescendingly correcting other people’s grammar mistakes often make this particular this mistake. You would want to know that, right?



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Employees in a sunny office

What employees want: it’s not what you think

Kevin Makra| Apr 15, 2015 06:11 pm


Think you know what people want in a manager and a workplace? You might be surprised.



Category: Industry News & Insights, Management, Small Business,
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The world’s coolest offices

Elizabeth Bromstein| Apr 14, 2015 07:02 pm


I’m having a wee case of the jealousies right now. Because Bored Panda just published a list of 12 of the world’s coolest offices and one of them is on a pirate ship. Don’t get me wrong. I love my job. But I want to work on a pirate ship.



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Mathematician

The best and worst jobs in the world for 2015

Peter Harris| Apr 14, 2015 04:51 pm


Based on salary, employment opportunities, the working environment, and stress level, here is a look at the ten best and the ten worst careers you could be pursuing this year.



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Man and woman working at a computer

Where the stable, high paying jobs will be through 2020

Elizabeth Bromstein| Apr 10, 2015 07:01 pm


Whether you’re a new grad or just thinking about whether a career change is right for you, you would do well to look to these areas that are projected to boom over the next five tears.



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Woman screaming at a computer

Five things you do on social media that make people super hate you

Elizabeth Bromstein| Apr 8, 2015 06:59 pm


These are the behaviours that drive people crazy on social media. If you’re doing these things, just stop it right now.



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Couple on a plane clinking glasses

Ten career paths that can make you a millionaire

Elizabeth Bromstein| Mar 30, 2015 03:28 pm


A million dollars doesn’t go as far as it once did, but it’s still nice to have. Here are ten careers that that can put you on the path to your million. There’s good news and bad news.



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