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How managers came to rule the workplace

Shared from on 21 November 2016

When guru Tom Peters heralded the end of management in the 1990s, he spoke too soon – the freedoms promised by the knowledge society are dead...

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Remember the Who !! #SHRM16

Shared from on 27 June 2016

I’m catching up on rest after an exhilarating SHRM Annual Conference. It was truly wonderful the entire time. This year I experienced a new view of the conference as a member of the SHRM Board of Directors. I have hesitated to write about being on the Board because stating it drums up different emotions for … Continue reading "Remember the Who !! #SHRM16"

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Your Stadium Moment !!

Shared from on 13 June 2016

I’ve mentioned this in the past, but in case you missed it, I am a music freak !! I have music playing pretty much all throughout every day and in everything I do. There’s even a hashtag that a few of my friends and I started called #HRMusicShare on Twitter. It captures what people are … Continue reading "Your Stadium Moment !!"

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Tall Tales !!

Shared from on 16 May 2016

This weekend my wife and I had a date night seeing the musical, Big Fish, which was based on the novel and movie of the same name. It was a spectacular performance that captured you from the moment it began. A quick summary . . . The story contrasts the relationship of a father and … Continue reading "Tall Tales !!"

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The Second Day

Shared from on 18 April 2016

Have you ever started a new job? Do you remember what it was like? I remember anxiety about what I wore, how to drive to the office, where to park and what would happen. You weren’t sure who you were going to meet and wondered what they’d think about you. What would your work space … Continue reading "The Second Day"

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Revealed: the best employers to work for in the UK

Shared from on 14 January 2016

Employees at 1,600 companies were asked about their job satisfaction, particularly whether they would recommend their workplace to a potential new recruit

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Revealed: the best employers to work for in the UK

Shared from on 14 January 2016

Employees at 1,600 companies were asked about their job satisfaction, particularly whether they would recommend their workplace to a potential new recruit

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8 causes of cancer in the workplace that two-thirds of UK employees are unaware of

Shared from on 6 November 2015

Two-thirds of UK employees are unaware that they could be increasing their risk of cancer in the workplace, according to research.

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Black Friday: REI closes 143 of its stores and pays employees to go outside instead

Shared from on 28 October 2015

This Black Friday, REI’s 11,000 employees won’t have to work at all – in fact they will get paid for going outside instead.

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These are the top 10 friendliest workplaces in the UK

Shared from on 25 September 2015

TK Maxx has topped a list of the UK's friendliest workplaces. Glassdoor, the jobs site, put TK Maxx at the top of a list of the 10 friendliest workplaces as decided by employees. Friendliness is important in a workplace because it can be the re...

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These are the top 10 friendliest workplaces in the UK

Shared from on 25 September 2015

TK Maxx has topped a list of the UK's friendliest workplaces. Glassdoor, the jobs site, put TK Maxx at the top of a list of the 10 friendliest workplaces as decided by employees. Friendliness is important in a workplace because it can be the re...

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These are the top 10 friendliest workplaces in the UK

Shared from on 25 September 2015

TK Maxx has topped a list of the UK's friendliest workplaces. Glassdoor, the jobs site, put TK Maxx at the top of a list of the 10 friendliest workplaces as decided by employees. Friendliness is important in a workplace because it can be the re...

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The new office pests: how many are there in your workplace?

Shared from on 27 May 2015

Whether they’re announcing their latest drama, hitting ‘reply all’ or distracting you from skiving, these pesky desk mates have infiltrated modern work life.

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The office space race: why workplace building is booming

Shared from on 27 May 2015

Demand for fancy new offices is higher than ever – and, for some, the perks keep getting better. But is desk work as we know it dated?

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Why providing great coffee is one way to attract job seekers

Shared from on 22 April 2015

A quality blend of coffee bean is one of the best ways to tempt in new hires but a few tweaks to the workplace could hook them completely

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