Many employees affected by the coronavirus pandemic will be eligible for paid sick leave and some will be able to take paid FMLA leave under legislation signed into law March 18.
Technology seems to be the best thing that’s happened to modern working life. But pair innovations with distractingly easy-to-use communication tools, the constant call of social media, and access to every game that’s ever been invented at the tip of your finger, and you’ll start to see why sometimes the bad outweighs the good.
Your lobby or front desk is the front line for everything, including safety. Make your policies and procedures an annual topic of discussion. Following are several questions to help get you started.
You might think that you already know all of the rules when it comes to office recycling; however, chances are you’ve been wrong about a few things. Here are some items that are frequently disposed of incorrectly.
End countless rounds of email and phone tag … To do: Add this to your to-do list
We all have a personal brand that has impacted our existence on a daily basis, even before our evolution into the world of online communication. And when we carefully manage that brand, we allow it to take root as the foundation of our success.

Attack your fears head-on

February 13, 2020 Categorized in: Personal Development

Given all the anxieties that trouble people at work these days, any way you can reduce your own sense of limitations can pay off for you and those who count on you. Here’s an exercise that can help you get started.
Dream big, but don’t forget that the key to achieving those dreams often lies in the little things you do every day.
A little tardiness never hurt anyone, right? After all, you’re capable of catching up on your work. But consider the impression projected by someone who is consistently late.
A recent “State of Moving” study done by moving company Bellhops found interesting facts about moving trends and habits, which you should keep in mind when considering hauling up stakes.
A recent Wall Street Journal article by Rachel Feintzeig made the case that more companies are slimming down their admin staffs. Joan Burge of Office Dynamics writes that the article, which focuses mainly on a single company’s trend, is only showing “a small piece of what is transpiring in the profession.”

1-Minute Strategies: March ’20

February 6, 2020 Categorized in: Personal Development

Signs that you’re doing your job correctly … (Don’t) stop me if you’ve heard this one before

Try these virtual private networks

February 3, 2020 Categorized in: Personal Development

Virtual private networks serve several purposes. One is to keep you safer as you connect to WiFi networks on the go. The other is to be able to maintain access to apps and services that you only have from your home country location. Here are the top picks from TechRadar.