Over the last few months, there has been a lot of media coverage about sexual harassment in the workplace. From Harvey Weinstein to Kevin Spacey, big Hollywood names have been accused of sexual misconduct both inside and outside of work. With such intense media scrutiny on this topic, now is the time to conduct harassment […]
As a Human Resources Professional, I spend a good amount of time meeting candidates and interviewing them for open positions at my organization. However, there are so many pitfalls with interviewing that most interviewers really need training on what they can and cannot ask. Here are my top three questions you should never ask a […]
It’s that time of year again! Your work holiday party is probably fast approaching and you certainly don’t want to be “that guy” or “that gal” who does something outrageous and inappropriate. Here are a few tips to surviving your office holiday party… and not getting fired come Monday morning.
With Thanksgiving and Christmas right around the corner, we all start thinking about what are we going to eat on Turkey Day and what are we going to buy for our family and friends for the holidays. This is, of course, perfectly normal. But when tragedy strikes, the holidays take on a whole new meaning.
The infamous work-life dilemma. I often wonder how full-time working moms and dads manage their time so effectively, when I have a hard time managing working full time with a husband and a dog, but no kids. Think about it – the typical full-time employee works 40 hours per week. But really, add in a […]