It is amazing the number of workers who use their company-issued smartphone, laptop, or computer for personal reasons. Seriously, it doesn’t matter whether you’re the boss, a manager, line supervisor, HR professional, or an elected official, mixing your personal and professional lives together via a company-issued laptop or device is risky business for both you and the… Read More Don’t Mix Your Personal and Professional Lives Together on Company-issued Devices
If you missed work for a few days or a couple of months, would anyone notice? Would anyone know or even care if you never show up to the office for years?
Remember Joaquín García the 69-year-old engineer who did not go to work at the municipal water board in Spain for six years (and possibly up to fourteen years or more). … Read More Is it Job Abandonment?
The unexpected death of a loved one can literally zap the life out of anyone. After the devastating loss of his six-year-old daughter, Howard Inlet copes with her death by writing letters to Love, Time and Death. … Read More Collateral Beauty: A Look at Bereavement in the Workplace
It’s almost impossible to work any where these days without running into an employee’s dog, cat, or some other furry little pet or it running to you. Last week, KARK’s D.J. Williams brought his adorable little puppy, Shade, to work in hopes of him becoming the station’s mascot. Unfortunately, his boss was not too receptive to… Read More Should Your Company Allow Pets?