Management

No sandals sign

How to keep your staff from coming to work half naked

Kim Hughes| Jun 3, 2014 05:17 pm


How to enforce an office dress code in summer, when sandals, shorts and spaghetti straps are what people want to wear.



Category: Management,
Infographic of a slacker

13 traits of a disengaged employee

Workopolis| Jun 2, 2014 07:30 pm


Not sure if an employee is checked out? Consult this list of signs of a bad employee.



Category: Industry News & Insights, Management,
brainstorming vs. brainswarming

Brainstorming is out and “brainswarming” is in

Melissa Allen| May 23, 2014 08:07 pm


What to prevent group think and generate more ideas faster? Then instead of brainstorming, try brainswarming.



Category: Industry News & Insights, Management,
Newlook_2

Infographic – No leggings please. And more women’s workplace attire tips

Elizabeth Bromstein| May 23, 2014 06:13 pm


Leggings are not pants! A primer for women’s attire in the workplace and for interviews.



Category: Industry News & Insights, Management,
mentor and mentee

The 10 commandments of mentoring

Melissa Allen| May 22, 2014 02:20 pm


Before you take on a mentee, read these 10 commandments for a win-win situation.



Category: Help & FAQ's, Management,
Blonde woman looking sheepish

Woman caught job hunting at work in spectacular fashion

Elizabeth Bromstein| May 21, 2014 06:35 pm


Not everyone makes it as obvious as this woman did that they’re job hunting at work. Check out the tell tale signs.



Category: Human Resources, Management,
Kevin O'Leary, Donald Trump, Simon Cowell

How reality TV has created a bunch of real-world jerks (and how to fix them)

Colleen Clarke| May 16, 2014 02:48 pm


Unfortunately, some people don’t seem clever enough to realize that even so-called ‘reality’ TV shows are still television programs created for entertainment. They take TV antics as an excuse to act like creeps in the real world.



Category: Management,
Frustrated employee banging her head against her desk

Workers reveal their biggest pet peeves about colleagues and the workplace

Elizabeth Bromstein| May 13, 2014 09:10 am


Noisy colleagues, lunch stealers, the water cooler being “too far away.” What employees complained about in one survey.



Category: Industry News & Insights, Management,
Two men on a cliff, one reaching out to help the other

Why your employees don’t trust you and how you can change that

Elizabeth Bromstein| May 7, 2014 07:24 pm


New research shows 25% of employees don’t trust their bosses. How you can turn that negative feeling around.



Category: Human Resources, Management, Small Business,
Zero in on business man's hands with fingers steepled

If your staff is taking long sick leaves, it could be you

Elizabeth Bromstein| May 5, 2014 03:14 pm


Research suggests that if your employees are sick a lot it might be your controlling, micromanaging ways.



Category: Management, Recruitment Challenges,