How To Upgrade Your Cubicles To Be Eco-Friendly

Eco-Office Gals

As more and more working professionals realize how important protecting the planet is, they are upgrading their cubicles to be eco-friendly. At the same time, you can save yourself capital while upgrading your cubicles. Take these steps to upgrade your cubicles to be more eco-friendly.

Is the Green-Eyed Monster in Your Cubicle?

On The Job

It wasn't until I was in high school that I learned she was raised by a single mother, and never knew her father. And I learned a valuable lesson about how jealousy and envy can blind you to reality. The green-eyed monster now rears itself not on the playground, but in the cubicle.

Is There an Addict in the Cubicle Next Door?

On The Job

Addiction doesn't reside just on the street corner with junkies looking for the next fix -- it's also in the meeting rooms and boardrooms and cubicles where we work. What we’ve learned is that many people drink alcohol in ways that are unhealthy to themselves and others,” Goplerud says. Six months ago on this blog I wrote about a smart and talented lawyer with four beautiful children who had a drug and alcohol addiction.

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On the Job by Anita Bruzzese: Workplace Anxiety Disorder Impacts.

On The Job

What about the guy in the cubicle next to yours refusing to take off his headphones so you can ask him a question? After learning coping techniques from Berent, she has learned to change her thought processes.

2010 206

On the Job by Anita Bruzzese: Who's Got Your Back? Building Trust.

On The Job

The guy in the cubicle next to yours; 2. When learning of the group, Ferrazzi sent them drafts of "Whos Got Your Back" to get their input. “It It could be the woman in the cubicle next to you, or if you’re the boss, members of your own team, who can help you.”

2009 130

Reheating Catfish in the Microwave

On The Job

Anyway, here are some things you might find of interest: * You're not the boss of me: New research suggests that children entering school with behavior problems, as a rule, can keep pace with classroom learning, but persistent behavior problems can be a strong indicator of how well these students adapt to the work world. Every student deserves a good education and an opportunity to have a fulfilling work life," said NSF Developmental and Learning Sciences Program Director Amy Sussman.

2007 100

Got A Large Print Job From Your Boss? Not Sure What To Do?

Professional Assistant Blog

By The Professional Assistant on Friday, February 15, 2008 Filed Under: Meetings , Organize , Productivity Y our boss comes to your cubicle and asks you to make 10 copies of 5 different sets of publications. Ive been in these types of situations quite often, but have learned over time that many photocopiers these days have functions so advanced that it can clean your floors, do your dishes and tuck your kids in at night. Home About Me Advertise Got A Large Print Job From Your Boss?

2008 100

Is Stress Making You Want to Kiss Your Job Goodbye?

On The Job

For me, one of the great things about Twitter is that is allows me to learn more about what people experience at work every day. I feel like I can jump from cubicle to cubicle across the world, being a fly, er, spider on the wall.

2009 130

Live Life to Its Fullest: 39 Ways to Live and Not Merely Exist

Dumb Little Man

Get out of your cubicle. Break free from the cubicle environment, and do your work on a laptop in a coffee shop, on a boat or in a log cabin. Learn to recognize the negative thoughts you have. Learn to open it. Learn to feel the pain intensely and really grieve.

2018 284

How to Be More Productive When You're Crazy Busy

On The Job

Next time you don’t want to be interrupted while working , try posting a “5” on your office door or cubicle. The reason it’s important for teams to learn these gears (read more here

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Are Extroverts Misunderstood?

On The Job

I think one of the things I learned that really surprised me was that extroverts say when they don''t have enough interaction, they feel sad," she says. "So, For example, while introverts may struggle with an open floor plan at work, extroverts may dislike working in a cubicle, Dembling says.

2013 218

Book Review: Evil Plans – Having Fun On The Road To World Domination

Productivity Bits

This book targets those that are entrepreneurial in nature, specially those wanting to escape the cubicle. There are many mentions in this book about “quitting the rat race&# , being “stuck in the rut&# , being “tired of the 9-5 job&# , and “escaping the cubicle&#.

2011 242

Why Coworking is Booming

Small Business Labs

 Workers in these spaces consistently report making more connections, learning skills faster, and feeling more inspired and in control than their cubicle-dwelling counterparts inside large companies.

2017 216

Administrative Assistants and Ongoing Status Updates

Office Dynamics

If you are in the same location as your assistant, step out of your office or cubicle once in a while. You will be surprised what you might learn by having these spontaneous mini-conversations with your assistant.

2019 207

Why Workaholism Isn't OK -- and What You Should Do About It

On The Job

While we all may be saddened to learn that famous people have suffered from addiction problems or depression, let's not forget that it's the person in the cubicle next to us who also needs our concern.

2018 113

50 Ways to Strive for Excellence in Life

Dumb Little Man

Stay away from giving advice, feedback or comments, but simply open up to another person and learn from their emotions, reactions, and stories. Learn something new every day. Observe your thoughts and feelings in an unbiased way to learn more about yourself.

2019 270

How to Get a New Boss to Like You

On The Job

Is it possible that she'll ignore your abilities and favor your vile cubicle mate? It's much better to spend your initial conversations with her to talking about all the things you've learned in the last year. New bosses are trying to learn the ropes, just like any new employee.

2018 130

What Submariners Can Teach You About Doing the Job Right

On The Job

If work isn’t done right every single time, it could lead to dangers that someone in a cubicle might never face. Among their suggestions: Continuous learning The nuclear submarine community is comprised of those who volunteer for the duty.

2016 164

Podcast 114: Organizing systems for growth

Clutter Coach

When a company is small, especially if it’s just one person, procedures and methods happen organically and are easily learned by everyone. If you have a cubicle you can get away with more clutter since you’re the main one who sees it, but not when you’re sitting in the open. by Listen or subscribe here: iTunes ? Stitcher ?. Soundcloud ? YouTube ? Google Play You can leave a review here! ?.

2019 100

How to Manage (and Minimize) Workplace Interruptions

Eat Your Career

So, as his secretary, I learned to intentionally leave a few gaps in his schedule each day, just in case. They have pretty Japanese inspired designs ( like this one ) as well as plain old cubicle style ones.

2012 275

Can Your Career Survive a Political Discussion?

On The Job

It's natural that the issues being debated nationally will begin to filter down to the cubicle That's why Kevin Sheridan thinks it's a waste of time to try to forbid workers to talk about politics at work. I don't think I've ever worked anywhere that people didn't talk about politics.

2012 265

Why It's Not Complicated to Be More Productive At Work

On The Job

Office politics, worldwide competition and fast-breaking technological advances can mean we’re always scrambling to keep up with the next cubicle.

2013 201

The R’s Of Employee Motivation

Ian's Messy Desk

From corporate cubicles to the factory floor, the collective skills and efforts of people keep your operation going. You can easily set the right tone in the workplace by learning to respond to a basic need we all share… which is to be respected and valued.

2014 194

10 Critical Elements Of A Team That Rocks

Productivity Bits

You might be a cubicle dweller and you might be the only occupant in that 5×5 cube. It’s not good to be a lone wolf in a cubicle farm. Cubicle drive-by is considered intrusive. Take note of the lessons learned. Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Visit the original article at [link]. Post written by Marlon Ribunal. Follow me on t witte r. A chain is only as strong as its weakest link. - A Proverb Quote.

2011 152

Career Success A to Z: R is for Relationships

Eat Your Career

Learn more about it and access links to other articles in the series here. Maybe you’d prefer it if your cubicle mate didn’t chomp on celery sticks all day. This article is part of a series. It’s been said that no man (or woman) is an island. This is especially true in the workplace.

2017 130

How To Make Your Career a Hollywood Blockbuster

On The Job

While producer Peter Guber doesn't expect you to drive a Batmobile or enlist Tom Cruise to work in the cubicle next door, he says that learning to tell an entertaining story can help you achieve your goals.

2011 214

Productivity Nuggets Of The Week (September 11 2010)

Productivity Bits

Put into practice the lessons that you will learn. Your home-office is an important part of your daily life – whether you are working from home or working full time in an office (or if you are like most knowledge workers, that is a cubicle). Although this addresses the needs of the telecommuters, most of the tips are likewise applicable to the cubicle dwellers. Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Visit the original article at [link]. Post written by Marlon Ribunal.

2010 109

7 Tips for Getting Off to a Great Start in a New Job

On The Job

Learn to write in cursive. Just as you would not pop your head into someones cubicle and blurt "report due today!"

2010 228

50 Ways to Strive for Excellence in Life

Dumb Little Man

Stay away from giving advice, feedback or comments, but simply open up to another person and learn from their emotions, reactions and stories. Observe your thoughts and feelings in an unbiased way to learn more about yourself.

2013 286

Is Your Good Work Ignored?

On The Job

The workplace is a grim place these days, as worker drones labor long hours in their cubicles with the boss stopping by every once in a while to bark a new order. I think what I've learned is how much I get from sincerely complimenting a job well done.

2011 201

Dropping The Unimportant: 5 Things You Should Stop Doing

Productivity Bits

This is a mistake that most do when they first take their seats in the office or cubicle. Learn to weigh in the things that matter most and discard the stuff that you do not need. Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Visit the original article at [link]. Post written by Marlon Ribunal. Follow me on t witte r. Don’t sweat the small stuff – this idiom has a lot to tell about productivity.

2010 209

5 Tips for Becoming Valuable in a New Job

On The Job

But before you begin to feel too comfortable in your little cubicle, are you sure you’re doing everything you can to hang on to that job? From the first day you walk into a new job, one of the most important things you can do is to express your willingness to learn.

2010 235

The Habit Of Getting Things Done

Productivity Bits

I suggest that you go grab the book of David Allen, Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity , if you want to learn the GTD Concept in its fullness. Stress-Free Environment - Is your cubicle optimized for productivity? Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal.

2010 211

Dealing Effectively With Information Overload At Work

Productivity Bits

Make your car a mini-extension of your office or cubicle. When nagging deadlines confront you head on, learn to negotiate. Copyright © 2011 Marlon Ribunal. Visit the original article at [link]. Post written by Marlon Ribunal. Follow me on t witte r.

2011 179

4 Ways to Increase Your Chances of Finding Remote Work

On The Job

The key is that an employer connects with you via technology while you do the same work you would as if you were sitting in a cubicle at an office. But then we learned that so much of medical work is looking at digital imagery, which can be done from another location.

2011 238

What Does Your "Brand" Advertise?

Office Dynamics

One of the many very valuable lessons I learned at the 2010 Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence concerned “personal branding” as taught by Joan Burge in one of the general sessions. Since the conference, I began to think long and hard about my cubicle and desk, finally concluding it didn’t say enough about professionalism, ability or asset. My cubicle contained mementos, colorful bric-a-brac, quotes and images that spoke to me, but not about my capabilities.

2011 122

Do You Make These 8 Personal Development Mistakes?

Dumb Little Man

Are You Learning Awesome Theories? A lifestyle design philosophy can get you out of the cubicle. Once you’re exposed to a compelling theory or philosophy about something, it’s hard not to try to learn everything about it. Learning theories isn’t personal development.

2011 285

Hacking Corporate: How to Create the Work Environment You Want

Productivityist

Which environment creates more value: one where employees have autonomy to pursue a challenging, purpose-driven career, or one where he or she is constrained to a cubicle, micro-managed, and challenged with unnecessary meetings? Learn which activities or projects are perceived as unnecessary overhead to the higher-ups. Minutia will undoubtedly begin to surface: last-minute meetings, email clutter, water cooler conversations and cubicle invasions.

4 Ways to Enjoy Each Day and Do More With Your Life

Dumb Little Man

” My friend just nodded and walked back to his cubicle with tears in his eyes. We have his experience to guide us, and we can learn the lesson from him that he wasn’t able to teach himself until it was, maybe, too late.

2017 197

How To Cope With Chronic Illness on the Job

On The Job

Rosalind Joffe , an executive coach who specializes in helping people with chronic illnesses , says that whether it's asthma, allergies, cancer, diabetes, or a injury or ailment that causes pain, chances are good that you or someone in a cubicle near you is dealing with such an issue.

2011 201

How to Know if You're a Micromanager

On The Job

Those who were micromanagers before the recession may have evolved into micromanaging Godzillas, wreaking havoc among the cubicles. One key for a manager is learning that micromanaging not only hurts the company's bottom line, but his or her personal career. "If

2011 201

Why Your Behavior Matters Now More Than Ever

On The Job

That means doctors must learn to deliver compassionate bedside care, teachers need to create a sense of possibility in the classroom, and salespeople can't just meet their quotas but must also create trusting relationships, he says.

2011 196

What Does Your "Brand" Advertise?

Office Dynamics

One of the many very valuable lessons I learned at the 2010 Annual Conference for Administrative Excellence concerned “personal branding” as taught by Joan Burge in one of the general sessions. Since the conference, I began to think long and hard about my cubicle and desk, finally concluding it didn’t say enough about professionalism, ability or asset. My cubicle contained mementos, colorful bric-a-brac, quotes and images that spoke to me, but not about my capabilities.

2011 101