Workplace Designs for Millennials & Baby Boomers, Alike

The ongoing debate of how different, yet remarkably alike, millennials and baby boomers are continues to intrigue everyone. What can folks in their fifties and sixties possibly have in common with twenty-somethings? There is common ground to be found between the two generations in many ways, such as caring about community, wanting to be respected, … Continue reading “Workplace Designs for Millennials & Baby Boomers, Alike”

8 Tips to Gel in A New Team

We all fear transition of any kind. Whenever we face change, there is a fear that kicks in that we might fail. A typical example is transitioning from one role to the other. It can be a stressful transition getting into a new team and becoming successful. Sometimes, the lack of professional skills makes it … Continue reading “8 Tips to Gel in A New Team”

How to Fix A Toxic Work Atmosphere and Save Your Career

It’s going to happen at least once in your career, and probably several times: there’s somebody at work whose bad attitude and worse communication skills is dragging down your performance, your morale, and the results of you and your team. The sooner you learn how to deal with such a situation, the sooner you can … Continue reading “How to Fix A Toxic Work Atmosphere and Save Your Career”

From Bedroom To Office: How To Find The Perfect Business Location

One things for sure, there can come a time in your business life when working on your laptop from home or in your local coffee house is no longer going to cut it. It’s the dream for any entrepreneur to get their business off on the right foot. But, how do you find the perfect … Continue reading “From Bedroom To Office: How To Find The Perfect Business Location”

4 Things To Remember When Setting Up Your Home Office

With the number of perks that come with working from home, the significant increase in the number of people telecommuting in the U.S. over the years comes as no surprise. In contrast to the regular nine to five routine of working at the office, working from home gives you the freedom to choose when to … Continue reading “4 Things To Remember When Setting Up Your Home Office”

How Working in a Shared Environment Can Boost Productivity?

When first introduced to the concept of shared offices and co-working spaces, it’s common for entrepreneurs and freelancers to respond with suspicion. After all, it does sound a little too good to be true. You can work in a fun, lively environment around other people and still get things done? It’s everything that the traditional … Continue reading “How Working in a Shared Environment Can Boost Productivity?”

How to Deal with A Clash of Staff Personalities?

Sometimes people who work together do not get along and it’s hard to form relationships with people who ‘just don’t get you’. However personality clashes cause a bad atmosphere at work and impact on motivation and productivity. These clashes can also lead to the breakdown of working relations within a team or department. When two … Continue reading “How to Deal with A Clash of Staff Personalities?”

How to Survive the Four Types of Workplace B.S.

Companies spend an extraordinary amount of time and money trying to keep employees happy. They send out engagement surveys. They haul in new office furniture. They bake cakes to celebrate work anniversaries. And they are completely puzzled when employees still leave the company. If you are HR leader or team manager you may be reading … Continue reading “How to Survive the Four Types of Workplace B.S.”

What the Richest & Smartest People Have on Their Desks

The style of a person’s workspace seems like a trivial thing. It’s where work gets done, where learning occurs, and where discoveries are made – so why would the workspace style hold any importance if the work is, for the most part, psychological? Studies show that a person’s environment may have a larger impact on … Continue reading “What the Richest & Smartest People Have on Their Desks”

How to Improve Posture to Increase Productivity at Work

Having poor posture at work is so commonplace, that a lot of people accept it as being the new “norm”. It is very important for people to remember that maintaining good posture can have a huge effect on a person’s performance in the workplace, as well as their overall health.  Good posture is essential for … Continue reading “How to Improve Posture to Increase Productivity at Work”