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How to Stay Healthy at Work

Winter at work, for many of us, means dry air, sick coworkers and temperatures too chilly to spend time outside. When it seems like everyone around you is coughing and sneezing, there are many things you can do proactively to stay healthy.

Publish date: 12/21/2017

 
Should You Job Search during the Holidays?

The end of the calendar year brings with it so much stuff — shopping, parties, family obligations, holiday concerts, expenses planned and unplanned, maybe a case of flu or a major snowstorm — all of which can be stressful, and not necessarily good stress. What about the stress of looking for work?

Publish date: 12/20/2017

 
Work-Life Balance Arrangements Advantageous to Both Employer and Employee

According to a study from Newcastle University, offering employees work arrangements that improve the employee’s work-life balance can also give employers an advantage as well.

Publish date: 12/18/2017

 
Holiday Party Etiquette: Some Do’s and Don’ts

December is often a time for celebration, shopping, overindulgence, and overall merriment as the holiday season arrives. And, of course, it is usually time for another tradition: the office holiday party.

Publish date: 12/18/2017

 
Raise or Holiday Bonus? Companies are More Likely to Give One, not Both

Recent studies by Bankrate.com and Accounting Principals found that many workers should expect a little cash around the holidays, but not necessarily a raise.

Publish date: 12/14/2017

 
Sleeping on the Job

Employers are beginning to recognize the value of sleep, if recent trends in employers offering a designated office napping space are any indication.

Publish date: 12/11/2017

 
Should I Stay or Should I Go? Part 2

Even more tips about whether to stay in your current job or to start looking for a new job.

Publish date: 12/11/2017

 
How Can Your Perception of Stress Affect Your Coworkers?

How do you view stress? Your response could determine a lot about how you view your colleagues, a new study shows. New research from Tel Aviv University’s Coller School of Management found that how you perceive your coworker’s stress levels could be the projection of your own stressors onto others.

Publish date: 12/07/2017

 
An Overlooked Benefit

According to a Payment Sense survey, 38 percent of employees would leave their current positions for jobs that came with better perks.

Publish date: 12/05/2017

 
Should I Stay or Should I Go?

You are comfortable there; you know what the job entails; you value your benefits; you are afraid of trying something new. No matter what it is keeping you at your current job, consider some of the following signs that it is time to look elsewhere.

Publish date: 12/05/2017