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lol but I think jobs should consist of serious manual labor, not sitting at a desk. You'll learn to appreciate your jobs in the future. lol (if you're luck enough to get a job in this economy) Funny Memes About Life, Life Memes, Life Quotes, Photo Fails, First Job, Just For Laughs, Laugh Out Loud, In This World, Workplace

Dealing with the Constant Complainer

If you manage people long enough, it’s likely you’ll come across someone who constantly complains. This is a person I know well. In addition to having a few of them work for me over years, I use to be one.

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Is there Post Election Conflict in Your Office?

Soon after the election of Donald Trump, Grubhub's CEO, Matt Maloney sent an email asking Trump supporters to resign. He quickly backtracked, but how would you feel if you worked there and voted for Trump? Are similar conversations going on in offices throughout America?

Sadly, Wells Fargo’s CEO John Stumpf's resignation is only the latest in a laundry list of major company CEOs who have been forced out. Marketing, Disney Characters, Fictional Characters, Management, Family Guy, Fire, Blog, Commercial, Take Action

When Your CEO Comes Under Fire

Sadly, Wells Fargo’s CEO John Stumpf's resignation is only the latest in a laundry list of major company CEOs who have been forced out. Just in the last 2 years, we’ve seen:

t never ceases to amaze me how many companies are still using rating and ranking systems. Consultancy firm Aon Hewitt found that of 880 surveyed tech employers in a recent survey used performance rating. Rating System, Be Still

Are You Still Using a Rating System?

t never ceases to amaze me how many companies are still using rating and ranking systems. Consultancy firm Aon Hewitt found that 90% of 880 surveyed tech employers in a recent survey used performance rating.

Should I Take My Solopreneurship to the Next Level? Ten Percent Happier, Abc News Anchors, Salesforce Crm, Industry Sectors, Consulting Companies, Great Speakers, Knight In Shining Armor, Motivational Speeches

Should I Take My Solopreneurship to the Next Level?

Should I Take My Solopreneurship to the Next Level Are you spending a lot of time completing administrative tasks? · Are you working more but making the same amount? · Are there tasks that have gone uncompleted (such as marketing or networking) because of a time deficit?

Whether you think entrepreneurs are born or made, find out what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur. What It Takes, I Wish I Had, Must Haves, Thinking Of You, Entrepreneur, Success, 5 Things, Business, Blog

5 Things I Wish I Had Known About Being A Solopreneur

5 Things I Wish I Had Known About Being A Solopreneur

 Tenure is a century old system that was initially designed to protect teachers from arbitrary dismissal, like getting pregnant, getting married or even wearing slacks. Getting Pregnant, Blog, Fit Pregnancy, Blogging

What if Your Company has a Tenure System?

Would you stay, or would you go? Tenure is a century old system that was initially designed to protect teachers from arbitrary dismissal, like getting pregnant, getting married or even wearing slacks.

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It's Time to Get Rid of the Stigma

May is National Mental Health Awareness month. In August of 2012, I wrote a blog about reducing the stigma around mental health in the workplace. Then again in 2013, I wrote about mental health training in the workplace. I’d love to tell you that since that time, stigma has been reduced and suicide rates are down.

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“Well, That Escalated Quickly”

Yelp! may be underpaying some of their employees, but there are better ways of making your voice heard than writing an open letter to your CEO. If you haven’t heard about Talia Jane and the now viral open letter she wrote ..

A torrid office love affair…sounds like a good beach read, right? That is, up until it becomes a reality you have to deal with at the office. Best Beach Reads, Beach Reading, The Office, Playground, Relationship, Desk, Blog, Romances, Children Playground

Love and Work at the Office

A torrid office love affair…sounds like a good beach read, right? That is, up until it becomes a reality you have to deal with at the office. Several years ago, a friend of mine began dating a peer on another team at her company.

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The Biggest Component to Making Resolutions Stick

This time of year, everyone’s joining gyms, taking up yoga, walking the dog more, eating empty calories less. But, here’s the thing: we spend most of our time at work, so doesn’t it make sense that companies should get on the healthy train, too? Common sense (and data) tells us that happy, healthy workers are more productive, cost less, and stay on staff longer.

Daily, work-related stress can be disastrous for our health and recovery. It can lead to many health problems including substance abuse and relapse. Ways To Reduce Stress, How To Relieve Stress, Chat Facebook, Lose Fat, Lose Weight, Work Related Stress, Therapy Worksheets, Stress Symptoms, Natural Stress Relief

Want to Delegate-But Just Don't have the Time?

For most managers, this is an extremely busy time of the year. You’ve likely got goal setting, performance reviews, bonus discussions and strategic planning. Did we forget to mention you also have the day-to-day responsibility of managing your team? Drinking from a fire hose doesn’t even cover it. You really want to delegate some of your work but lets face it delegating takes time. How do you even start?

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Are You a Future Scrooge?

One of my favorite Christmas movies is A Christmas Carol. While watching it the other day, the scene in which Scrooge is whisked away by the Ghost of Christmas Past struck me as particularly poignant.At first, Scrooge is delighted by the happy scenes he’s presented...

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Management Lessons Learned from Black Friday

Thanksgiving is about gratitude, and, no matter your belief system or country of origin, that concept is one that resonates. Also, there’s nothing like gathering around a table with friends and loved ones to do some serious eating. And, let’s be honest, drinking. And then eating again.

A Veterans Day Surprise: Companies Are Hiring the – and it Has Nothing to Do With Philanthropy Companies Hiring, Corporate Social Responsibility, Military Personnel, Veterans Day, Leadership, The Past, Challenges, This Or That Questions, Vip

Manage Fearlessly

Where anyone who manages people can find help with their biggest problems, blogs on day-today challenges, tools, links to helpful resources, and an online community where you can share ideas and questions in a safe environment.