Category Archives: Work Environment

5 Ways to Make the Office Better When You Return

Amy Kan June 18, 2020 janeb13 / Pixabay Now, after about three months into stay-at-home orders and working from home, many companies are talking about employees returning to the office. I’ve heard different plans of how this will be done, from limiting the number of people per floor, alternating in-office days, and installing high partitions … Continue reading 5 Ways to Make the Office Better When You Return

8 Reasons You’re Addicted to Distractions and How to Quit Today

Max Palmer — May 21, 2020 You have rapidly approaching deadline. But all you can do is stay glued to Facebook. What’s the deal? Some may claim that you’re lazy or unmotivated. However, there’s probably a chance that you’re just distracted. And, believe it or not, it happens to us all. In fact, distractions are … Continue reading 8 Reasons You’re Addicted to Distractions and How to Quit Today

6 Measures to Instill a Positive Work Ethic in an Office

Daglar Cizmeci — March 31, 2020 When establishing a new company, it’s vital that the employees you recruit are both comfortable and productive in their working environment. Sadly, for some business owners, the task of building a workplace that’s ripe for productivity is easier said than done, and some workers can struggle to hit their … Continue reading 6 Measures to Instill a Positive Work Ethic in an Office

How to Encourage People to Share Differing Views at Work

Liz Kislik — March 19, 2020 The Daily Helping podcast’s Dr. Richard Shuster recently asked me if the current polarization in both politics and social media is also making people less willing to hear opposing views at work. I responded that even before the digital age, like-minded people would gather around the proverbial water cooler … Continue reading How to Encourage People to Share Differing Views at Work

7 Ways Emotionally Intelligent People Handle Workplace Pressure

Harvey Deutschendorf — September 27, 2019 Follow @theeiguy As the pace of change and automation in our workplaces continue to speed up, it is inevitable that the pressures and stressors will continue to rise. Most people feel this and are aware of this happening all around them in their organizations. According to a new Korn … Continue reading 7 Ways Emotionally Intelligent People Handle Workplace Pressure