CREATING A CULTURE OF Learning in the Workplace

By Darnell Dobson, Contributing writer A highly skilled workforce is essential to the success of any organization. In order to improve the skills of employees, executives have many different tools and resources at their disposal that can aid the development and evolution of their employees into the best talents in their industry. A highly skilled work- force also increases the

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HOW TO CREATE A HAPPY PLACE FOR YOUR EMPLOYEES

by Darnell Dobson, Contributing Writer The best organizations understand that happy employees are productive employees. As recent years have ushered in an era of open concept workspaces that is untethering workers from their desk and liberating them from their cubicles, some companies are also rethinking the entire workspace structure and what their employees need to really flourish at the office

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It’s Time to Stand-Up while you work

By Arlene Allen, Contributing writer Sit-stand desks have been around for a number of years now but the last couple of years have seen a significant increase in their availability and use. These desks give office workers a chance to have greater control over their working conditions, improve their comfort and productivity while reducing the negative effects of sitting for

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How to Communicate With Any Personality Type

by Kathy Irish, Director of Operations EJ4 Everyone exists somewhere on the continuum from introvert to extrovert. That’s a good thing because both the quiet, introspective introvert and the outgoing, assertive extrovert have their place to communicate in the work environment. Still, leading a team composed of different personality types can be a challenge. One of the biggest issues in

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Is there a Mentor at your Work?

When found, mentors challenge your thinking and ideas; they help you avoid mistakes and, if desired, can provide career guid- ance that will allow you to better define and achieve your goals.It’s not an easy quest, but here are some steps to take to find and keep that great workplace mentor relationship. Be mentor-worthy. Many times a mentor will find

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