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Automation in the Workplace: if You’re Not Automating, What are You Really Doing?

Automation in the Workplace: if You’re Not Automating, What are You Really Doing? Vivek Goel / 28 May 2022   Automation in 2022 is different from the robot takeover that some people have envisioned. Automation in the workplace now refers to platforms and systems that allow a layman to accelerate efficiency through digital means. As … Continue reading Automation in the Workplace: if You’re Not Automating, What are You Really Doing?

Activision Blizzard employees form a committee to fight workplace discrimination

Activision Blizzard recruits a new chief diversity officer amid harassment scandal Kristen Hines will be tasked with helping to increase the number of women and non-binary workers at the company. K. Holt @krisholt April 11th, 2022 Activision Blizzard Activision Blizzard has recruited a new chief diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) officer. Kristen Hines will join … Continue reading Activision Blizzard employees form a committee to fight workplace discrimination

The workplace reckoning in the wake of the Great Resignation

By Marthin De Beer   May 21, 2022 When the history of the COVID-19 pandemic is written, the disease’s economic and cultural impact will surely include the Great Resignation. An unprecedented 45 million Americans voluntarily left their jobs in 2021. In January 2022 alone, 4.3 million workers quit their jobs according to Bureau of Labor … Continue reading The workplace reckoning in the wake of the Great Resignation

How to get better at using inclusive language in the workplace

By Jackie Ferguson and Roxanne Bellamy   May 20, 2022 Even people who champion diversity and are knowledgeable about the topic can be nervous about choosing the correct words to describe various aspects of personal identity. This is especially true when interacting with people whose personal identities they have not often encountered. How should I … Continue reading How to get better at using inclusive language in the workplace

Instead of binding contracts, focus on this workplace touchstone for connected team

By Aytekin Tank   May 16, 2022 In the world of business, everyone loves a contract. What’s not to love? They make you feel warm and fuzzy. A contract implies commitment, negotiation, and agreements to mitigate risk—all good things. After signing a contract, both sides feel confident that they can start from a place of … Continue reading Instead of binding contracts, focus on this workplace touchstone for connected team

Hybrid offices give you flexibility—but they may take away this workplace essential

By Avigail Dadone   April 21, 2022 After two unpredictable years of the pandemic, the fate of the workplace of the future is still in limbo. Lost in the back-and-forth among proponents of “work from anywhere” and others who insist on returning to the office is a fundamental truth about the future of work. In … Continue reading Hybrid offices give you flexibility—but they may take away this workplace essential