5 Ways to Fix Workplace Drama

On The Job

If you feel like your workplace has more drama than an episode of "Grey's Anatomy," it may be time to think about how such turmoil affects your career and whether you need to make some changes in your own behavior. In any workplace, there are gossips who love to have listeners.

2018 184

This is the Problem With Workplace Friendships

On The Job

Further, workplace relationships can be affected by social media. The biggest thing that surprised the researchers is how little data is being collected on workplace friendships, and the affect they have on employees.

2018 151

Workplace productivity

Clutter Coach

The post Workplace productivity appeared first on Clutter Coach. by Productivity, and increasing it, is a perennially popular topic and it won’t go away anytime soon. New technology changes the issues a bit, as do new work habits, such as telecommuting. But as an issue to be dealt with, it remains. This fun infographic has some interesting statistics. Two thirds of office workers complain that chatty coworkers disrupt their work! That’s a lot.

2017 100

Study: Workplace Incivility is Contagious

On The Job

Every workplace has at least one -- that snarky employee who is rude and has a ready put-down for any colleague unlucky enough to interact with him or her.

2016 158

Research: Twitter Reveals Workplace Stress

On The Job

Any suggestions on how to combat workplace stress that you've found helpful Chances are, your stress level has gone up simply because it's Monday. You're not alone.

8 Ways to Create Greater Workplace Happiness

On The Job

Seven is an interesting number,” says Kris Boesch , an workplace culture expert. “It’s On a scale of one to 10, how happy are the employees in your organization? If your answer is “seven” then you’re right in line with the answer given by most CEOs. It’s representative of ‘we’re doing okay, not great’ or ‘I really don’t know.’ You’re confident that no one is going to go postal. Overall you have a good group of people who get along well enough.

2017 126

Workplace Basics

The Small Business Blog

Great post by Dr. Marla Gottschalk via LinkedIn on how employee engagement inside the business is a two way street. We often discuss the importance for companies to engage their employees, but what when this is a one way street?

2013 134

How to Respond to Workplace Conflict

Office Dynamics

However, Monday is the perfect time to talk about workplace conflict because we all have to deal with it. Share you questions or comments regarding workplace conflict for Joan below. The post How to Respond to Workplace Conflict appeared first on Office Dynamics.

2016 176

Navigate Controversial Topics In The Workplace

Office Dynamics

Well, for starters, your workplace should and can be the guide. If your workplace rules prohibit certain things, then you should follow those guidelines. This graphic can help you navigate controversial topics in the workplace.

2017 174

4 Useful Tips For Managing Millennials In The Workplace

Dumb Little Man

To help you out, here are some tips for managing millennials in the workplace. Many young people welcome innovation and are more comfortable with emerging tech than other generations, especially in the workplace. The majority of them are even willing to take a $7,600 pay cut for a job with a better workplace environment. While running a remote workplace makes it difficult to achieve that, it is still quite possible. Workplace

2018 153

Dealing with Workplace Negativity: 6 Tips

Small Business CEO

These are questions to ask yourself, as an employer, when conducting health checks on your workplaces culture. How to Spot Workplace Negativity. … Management workplace negativityIn your office environment, what are the attitudes and behaviours of the people you manage?

2018 58

One Simple Trick to Get Rid of the #1 Workplace Productivity Killer

Dumb Little Man

Mobile phones in the workplace. The post One Simple Trick to Get Rid of the #1 Workplace Productivity Killer appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Productivity WorkplaceCoworkers, emails, phone calls, customers or clients…. The amount of things that can distract us from our responsibilities in a work day is enormous. Normally, we don’t resist these distractions and we end up switching over to them because want to. This kind of multi-tasking kills our ability to be productive.

2018 174

How can assistants add value in the workplace?

Practically Perfect PA

The moral of the story is that assistants have a huge amount of skills and can add value in a number of areas within the workplace, we just need to have the confidence to promote ourselves. The post How can assistants add value in the workplace? Firstly, happy New Year!

2017 206

Why Good Writing Skills Are Important In The Workplace

Office Dynamics

Do you ever find yourself asking “Why Good Writing Skills Are Important In The Workplace? The post Why Good Writing Skills Are Important In The Workplace appeared first on Office Dynamics. Why home in (or is it hone in?) on the technicalities? Who notices? Who cares?

2018 163

Handling Ethical Issues in the Workplace

Office Dynamics

Have you ever thought about your responsibility and power to improve ethical standards in the workplace? Ethics in the workplace is a unique topic. The post Handling Ethical Issues in the Workplace appeared first on Office Dynamics. Author: Lisa Olsen.

2016 170

5 Ways To Cope With Workplace Stress

Dumb Little Man

Workplace stress happens to the best of us. The post 5 Ways To Cope With Workplace Stress appeared first on Dumb Little Man. Happiness Relaxation Stress Workplace

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7 Ways to Create A Productive Workplace

Productivity Bits

In order to achieve an efficient workplace for your company, you should build the morale and productivity of your employees. Here are some guidelines on creating a productive workplace environment. If you''re not reading this from Productivity Bits - Smart Productivity and GTD Hacks , please read the original post here 7 Ways to Create A Productive Workplace. GTD Hacks Productivity GTD improve productivity at workplace increase office productivity office hacks

2014 122

How to Overcome Stress in the Workplace

Productivity Bits

We encounter stress on a daily basis especially in our workplace. It is also a relief to have someone to talk to about what you are feeling especially in your workplace. Blogging Personal Development Productivity blogging fighting stress stress management workplace stress writing

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Why Workplace Friendships Go Wrong -- and How to Deal With It

On The Job

Most of us develop friendships at work, but sometimes these relationships go off the rails. When that happens, it's often a slippery slope because having a disagreement with a friend at work can cause you professional problems, as well.

2018 176

The Importance of a Positive Workplace Culture to Enable High Performance

Productivity Bits

The environment or culture within a workplace has a lot to do with how well or how bad the performance of the employees is. It is up to this person to set a workplace culture that the employees can benefit from. In workplaces, where it is seen that the employees and the employer have an equal amount of respect for each other, and for the way that the other works, the level of productivity within that firm is remarkably higher. GTD Hacks Productivity positive workplace

2017 126

Opposites Attract: 3 Benefits of Having 2 Bosses In The Workplace

Office Dynamics

The post Opposites Attract: 3 Benefits of Having 2 Bosses In The Workplace appeared first on Office Dynamics. Having two bosses can sometimes feel like a good cop/bad cop situation if they’re not on the same page or if they employ different styles of leadership.

2016 225

Five Ways to Deal with Workplace Changes Positively

Office Dynamics

Change in the workplace is often very difficult to embrace. When they have to deal with workplace changes, it can become the perfect source of employee complaints and disgruntled comments. It can be extremely challenging to deal with workplace changes and support an issue that you don’t know very much about or don’t believe in. The post Five Ways to Deal with Workplace Changes Positively appeared first on Office Dynamics.

2017 137

Human rights in the workplace

The Small Business Blog

We’ve decided to look at human rights legislation in the workplace. Human rights are protected by the law and this also applies to the workplace too. Today is Blog Action Day 2013 and the theme for this year is Human Rights.

2013 134

Tactfully Voicing Your Opinion In The Workplace

Office Dynamics

We all experience this in the workplace. The post Tactfully Voicing Your Opinion In The Workplace appeared first on Office Dynamics. Admin Assistant Training Assertive Attitude Career Management Communication Skills Difficult People Interpersonal Skills Motivators Professional Image Self Development Stress Management administrative assistant administrative professional adminskills career advice communication executive assistant Monday Motivators voice your opinion workplace

2017 131

Legal Liability in the Workplace

Small Business CEO

America is a fairly litigious society, although we’re not quite as bad as our reputation suggests. The truth is, there are good reasons for many of the civil lawsuits that are currently winding their way through the court system. There are far fewer frivolous lawsuits out there than it may seem.

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5 Reasons Why Wearing Safety Boots at the Workplace is Crucial

Dumb Little Man

Safety boots are often made of durable materials to withstand a wide range of workplace hazards. Because of how important safety boots are in workplaces, wearing them has been a part of the regulation. Health Security Workplace

2016 235

Science Shows Why Trust in the Workplace is Critical

On The Job

A decade ago, Paul Zak began measuring brain activity from people while they worked and he soon made an important discovery: There are scientific reasons why some organizations perform at high levels while others flounder.

2017 169

Diversity in the Workplace

Productivity Bits

D iversity in the workplace helps the success and competitiveness of an organization by allowing the embrace of various ideas, ways of thinking and backgrounds. Workplace diversity means embracing the many gender, race, ethnic group, personality, age, work style and educational backgrounds found within a company’s workforce. Organizations that manage workplace diversity in a positive way and foster a workplace that is positive prove to be more successful.

2011 100

Women In The Workplace

The Small Business Blog

Women In The Workplace by Stefan Töpfer on Apr 20, 2010 This weekend I watched a debate on BBC televisions’ ‘The Big Questions’ about working mothers and their cost to small businesses. E-Mail me or follow me. What is Small Business Infrastructure?

2010 182

10 Conversations That Can Transform Your Workplace

Ian's Messy Desk

The post 10 Conversations That Can Transform Your Workplace appeared first on Ian's Messy Desk. But do you and your colleagues ever step off the task treadmill and talk about the workplace itself? What is your biggest complaint about the workplace?

2014 157

The Psychological Effects of Cleanliness in the Workplace

Eco-Office Gals

The physical and psychological effects of an unhygienic workplace can be debilitating for staff and visitors. If you want clients to respect your business, and your staff to confidently approach their duties with high morale, you need to ensure your workplace is clean and hygienic.

2014 208

How to ease pressure in the workplace

The Small Business Blog

However, there are a number of ways for employers to ease the pressure that is put… Read the full article here: How to ease pressure in the workplace on: THE SMALL BUSINESS BLOG. Guest Blog Outsourcing stress Workplace

2013 130

Study: Workplace Autonomy Increases Job Satisfaction and Well-Being

Small Business Labs

A recent study by researchers at the University of Birmingham found "that employees with higher levels of autonomy in their work reported positive effects on their overall well-being and higher levels of job satisfaction."

2017 145

Spotting Dangerous Habits in the Workplace Before Accidents Happen

Office Dynamics

It is a practice that should be implemented in the workplace as well. There are a series of things you can do as a managing professional to ensure that your workplace is safe and free of dangerous habits. We all like to think that our workplaces are safe. Some of the most common workplace injuries are falls and over extensions. According to workplace data reported by Abrill, the second most common cause of workplace injuries is slipping and tripping.

2017 120

The One Word That Can Resolve Workplace Conflict

On The Job

Everyone is going to be coming from a different perspective and experience, but as long as they keeping asking "why" -- and listening carefully to the responses -- that conflict will become a positive driver of better bottom-line results and positive workplace relationships Anyone who has a toddler probably hears this no less than 1,400 times per day. And don't tell me you don't resort to "Because I said so!" because everyone reaches that point on the 475th "why?")

2016 152

Incentives and Workplace Strategies to Motivate Your Staff

Small Business CEO

When they spend that much time in the workplace, it is only natural that it is going to impact their mood and willingness to perform efficiently. … Human Resources Management employee motivation workplace strategy

2018 53

Workplace Harassment and Bullying

Laughing all the Way to Work

I am not a lawyer and this is not considered legal advice in any way, but we recently had a lawyer come to speak to us about workplace harassment and bullying and it really cleared up a few things for me. I was happy to learn that workplace harassment and bullying is based on how a reasonable person would have reacted given the entirety of the circumstances. professional assistant workplace harassment bullying Administrative Assistant

2011 100

Effective Office Tips for a Greener Workplace

Eco-Office Gals

If your answer’s yes, then check out the following few office tips that will help you create a greener workplace. #1: Banning disposable plastic cups from the workplace (along with the paper ones) will help you make an impact in your own way and be a stronger part of the green revolution.

2013 178

HR How-To: Tips to Handle Common Workplace Controversies

Office Dynamics

Whether you’re teacher or an HR Manager, you will encounter high-tension moments in the workplace that require deescalation skills. Sexual harassment is a common workplace issue. Brush up on workplace rules and the specifics that indicate a case of sexual harassment.

2016 135

Avoid These 5 Habits at Workplace To Get A Promotion

Dumb Little Man

People do presume in workplaces. A single bad habit may not affect your career instantly but will mark a bad impact on your workplace and surrounding. This will not only give you a better status at workplace but will help you be a […].