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Five Rewards Your Employees Actually Want

Employees arrive at the workplace, complete tasks, take breaks, complete more tasks, and go home. The repetitiveness makes many feel like a number. Bosses seem to never show appreciation for employees' hard work, and if they do, the congratulations are a farce. ...
Feb 27



7 Tips That Help Create A Happy Workplace

It is very easy for CEOs, managers and other business individuals to get caught up in worrying if their company is doing well that they forget about things that can make people want to work for them. If you want to have a successful and long-lasting business, it is essential that you take the steps to make your organization a happy place to work. ...
Feb 24



Should You Come Out in an Interview?

For some, the most daunting part of the interview can be the actual interview. For others, it can be the question of whether to come out in the interview or not. It is true that coming out immediately in the interview can assure maximum honesty between potential worker and potential employee, leading to higher job satisfaction. ...
Feb 17



Romance In The Workplace: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

Ahh, Monday morning; that annoying time to get up early, schlep into the office and get back to the stresses of the job. Who looks forward to that? An office romance may make Monday mornings easier and more fun. But is adding a bit of excitement to your work life worth the risk?
This article looks beyond the first heady weeks of office romance and gets down the nitty gritty. ...
Feb 14



It’s happening: Major LGBT march on Washington set for DC’s Pride weekend

Drawing inspiration from last weekend’s Women’s March on Washington, a gay activist in New York City has announced plans for the National Pride March, a “mass” LGBT protest at the nation’s capital on June 11.
 
David Bruinooge, 42, of Brooklyn, N. ...
Feb 10



New Jersey Devils staffer finds support from the team as an out gay man

As the Director of Event Operations for the New Jersey Devils and Prudential Center, my main responsibility is to make sure that the show goes on without a hitch, whether it is the season kickoff event for New Jersey Devils Season Ticket Members or minutes before a performer is scheduled to go onstage in front of 17,000 screaming fans. ...
Feb 1



Dressing for the Job You Want

With “casual Fridays” quickly becoming casual every day in the office, it can get confusing whether dressing for the job you want has become an ancient myth or still a relevant reality.  As tempting as it may to be to fall in to the pattern of casual wear in your workplace, we’ve decided that dressing for the job you want is in fact still relevant whether you are happy with where you are or are attempting to climb the professional ladder; here’s why. ...
Jan 24



All work and no play for millennial employees

Memo to boomers: Millennial employees work harder than you think.
 
A recent survey from Bankrate said 53 percent of workers ages 18 to 35 will not take at least some of their paid vacation for 2016. The personal finance site polled 1,000 adults in the U.S. from Dec. 8 to Dec. ...
Jan 20



Everything Is Becoming Digital: Talent, Business, And HR Predictions For 2017

The world of work is undergoing radical change. Business has become a real-time experience, we deal with a relentless stream of messages and communications, and we operate in a network of teams. The traditional top-down hierarchy is rapidly going away as young professionals demand more opportunity, leadership, and responsibility. ...
Jan 11



How to Make Traveling for an Interview Worth Your Time

It finally happened! You landed the interview you have always wanted at your dream company. However, you are going to need to travel for this interview. Making your business travel worth your time is very easy to do if you know how to make the most out of this interview trip. ...
Jan 2