Lighter side: Weird and wonderful team-building activities
From staged hostage situations to becoming a Viking warrior, modern team-building activities are not what they used to be. How far would you go to build a strong workforce relationship?
Lighter side: The ultimate redistribution of wealth?
How likely is your CEO to follow the lead of one university head now sharing his salary with the organization’s lowest paid workers.
Lighter side: The world’s hardest interview questions
Oxford University has released some sample questions, to debunk the myth that they’re “unanswerable”. You be the judge.
Lighter side: Grocery chain’s internal memo goes viral
An international grocery chain has accidentally posted an internal memo in a very public place.
Lighter side: Don’t you know who I am?
It doesn’t usually pay to throw your job title around, even if you are very busy and very important.
Lighter side: Graduate channels David Brent
After 100 rejections, a frustrated job seeker in the UK has channelled Ricky Gervais to impress would-be employers.
Lighter side: People who screwed up their one job…
From recruitment ads that need a good proofing, to suggestive company logos that beggar belief, these workplace fails had us chuckling.
Lighter Side: The best (worst?) ways people have quit
This week we saw a TV reporter quit on air, but she is far from the most creative resigning employee.
Lighter Side: Who’s the most productive worker around, or not?
Home may be where the heart is but does it also hold the key to employee retention?
Lighter side: Welcome to the hamster race
Sitting, standing, transforming, treadmill... the past few years have seen a lot of desk adaptations, but at least one office has embraced running in one spot.