All posts tagged "workplace"

  • Still big problems for women in the workplace

    The US has come a long way in regards to women in the workplace as time has gone by, with recent statistics showing that female workers actually make up over 50% of America’s workforce, as...

  • Why are women more prone to stress in the workplace?

    Throughout history, women have been scrutinized and given differing expectations to those of men. Women are expected to be more caring, nurturing, and passive. In fact, a UN report has found that a staggering 90%...

  • Why do we put on a different persona at work than at home?

    If you were an orange (stay with me) and I took you to work, and put you on the boardroom table, are you still an orange? What about if I took you home and put...

  • 5 Ways leaders should emphasize workplace safety

    A safe work environment is a happier and less stressful place to be as an employee and a leader. No company wants to have to deal with injuries in the workplace, and they will show...

  • How to address workplace bullies

    To address ethical concerns, organizations are now assigning Chief Ethics Officers, Chief Diversity Officers, and within some corporations, the combined role of Chief Ethics & Diversity Officer or Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer.  The ultimate...

  • How to (successfully) face conflict in the workplace

    Conflict is a dreaded word in many social and organizational settings. At the core, every human being wants to be liked and accepted by his/her counterpart, and the appearance of conflict appears to threaten that...

  • eye contact

    How to use eye contact to shine in the workplace

    Just like body language, eye contact is a powerful way to communicate with others without saying a word. This non-verbal form of communication has an impact on all the relationships in your life and affects...

  • You’ve got this: Dealing with a ‘Game of Thrones’ workplace

    Dr Froswa’ Booker-Drew answers your questions, putting her years of experience and practice into the goal of solving those knotty problems that beset us, and assuring us: ‘you’ve got this’. If you’d like Froswa’ to...

  • How to build a more conscious team and mindful workplace culture

    There’s a reason many of the world’s biggest corporations and start-ups such as Google, Apple, Goldman Sachs and Nike practise mindfulness. Research shows that mindfulness in the workplace reduces stress, makes people better leaders, aids concentration and enables greater self-awareness. Mindfulness...