School yard politics persist at work
It seems high school really does never end, according to a new CareerBuilder survey.
If you’ve ever been involved in recruitment, chances are you’ve seen some awful resumes, but have you ever seen one that involved a car crash diagram?
Boss only has sons? You’re outta luck
If you’re hoping your boss will be feeling generous next pay review you better hope he has a daughter before then.
Ex-smokers earn more than non-smokers
In the hierarchy of earnings, smokers earn the least, but if they quit they could end up top of the table.
Govt shuts down employee “man caves”
US government-funded facility shut down after personal “man caves” found throughout warehouse
The strictest employee rules you’ve ever seen
A notorious Arizona restaurant is drawing further bad press for teaching the world how not to write an employee contract.
“A Stupidity-Based Theory of Organizations”
A Swedish professor has written an article highlighting the usefulness, albeit limited, of a certain degree of stupidity in an organization.
NASA’s Cold War gender prejudices revealed
A NASA rejection letter from the 1960s has recently surfaced online, and caused a quiet uproar.
‘Sweatworking’: Win over clients by lifting weights
Although some might wince at the idea of missing out on a red-wine driven lunch with clients, a new, healthier craze is taking workplaces by storm. Are you ready to feel the burn?
The joys of recruitment
Management blogger Alison Green recently asked her community of readers to share some of the weirdest things that job interviewees had done.