Tag Archives: Workplace

8 ways to create a sensory-friendly workplace

April 12, 2024 8 ways to create a sensory-friendly workplace With adult autism and neurodiversity on the rise, here’s how to better accommodate employees with sensory processing differences. BY Gina Brady It’s the evergreen question: How can employers fully leverage the highest potential of a strong workforce? Quality employees are invaluable. Yet when businesses find it … Continue reading 8 ways to create a sensory-friendly workplace

3 blatant ways the Great Betrayal is damaging workplace culture—and how leaders can rebuild trust

March 15, 2024 3 blatant ways the Great Betrayal is damaging workplace culture—and how leaders can rebuild trust Leaders who do not address the impacts of the Great Betrayal risk high attrition and low productivity. BY Jennifer Dulski A dramatic shift is happening in workplaces. After numerous high-profile rounds of job cuts last year and more … Continue reading 3 blatant ways the Great Betrayal is damaging workplace culture—and how leaders can rebuild trust

Canva’s growth is being driven by a new workplace dynamic: We’re all designers now

  By Anna-Louise Jackson March 11, 2024 Once a darling of social media marketers, Canva is making creatives of us all. In addition to expanding its geographic footprint—Brazil users now constitute its second-largest market—the Australian design software company is reaching employees in decidedly noncreative roles. Consider this: Prior to the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, … Continue reading Canva’s growth is being driven by a new workplace dynamic: We’re all designers now

Social class impacts workplace culture. Here’s what companies can do

By Shane Lloyd March 11, 2024 No matter what social class you come from, it impacts how you show up at work.  For instance, depending on your personal circumstances, you would experience a company policy that expects employees to pay for work travel expenses upfront and be reimbursed later very differently. This kind of travel … Continue reading Social class impacts workplace culture. Here’s what companies can do

This personality type can help create a healthy workplace culture

  By Jose Ucar February 03, 2024 When it comes to communication, there are three effective strategies that can help you influence people and create a positive shift in their perspectives and actions: 1) The conveyor: this involves directing and telling people what to do, providing clear instructions and guidance to achieve desired outcomes. 2) … Continue reading This personality type can help create a healthy workplace culture

3 lessons on leadership and workplace collaboration from Broadway legend Chita Rivera

  By Shannon Cudd January 31, 2024 Broadway icon Chita Rivera’s death was announced (February 29, 2024). She was 91 at the time of her passing. The incredible singer, dancer, and actor will undoubtedly be remembered for her artistic contributions, but beyond the stage and screen, Rivera’s diligence, drive, and dedication to her professional community … Continue reading 3 lessons on leadership and workplace collaboration from Broadway legend Chita Rivera

There is a productivity crisis in the workplace. Here’s how to solve it—without terrifying workers

  By Margot Faraci “Just do it.” That’s what Nike’s new return-to-office mandate amounts to. The sportswear giant recently informed employees that beginning in January, they will be required to come into the company’s headquarters four days a week. The company said in a statement that there’s “power and energy that comes from working together … Continue reading There is a productivity crisis in the workplace. Here’s how to solve it—without terrifying workers

Skipping your lunch break contributes to workplace burnout and makes you worse at your job

  By Shalene Gupta November 08, 2023 The best moment of the workday, in all honesty, is probably lunch. (Okay, maybe it’s the second best moment, and the first best is clocking out.) Yet, increasingly, the sacred lunch hour seems to be in danger of going extinct. EzCater, a company that provides corporate food solutions, … Continue reading Skipping your lunch break contributes to workplace burnout and makes you worse at your job