Monthly Archives: September 2013

Do Dress Codes At The Office Work?

Do you have to worry about what you wear to the office? Does your appearance affect how your supervisor views you as a committed employee? Strict dress codes in the office still exist for some companies. The belief in a dress code stems from the idea that when employees take special care and consideration in […]

Back to Basics

The term employee engagement is becoming a popular phrase, floating around many company offices as the next buzzword. It’s seen as a measure of success for employers; an end goal for companies to meet their recruiting needs. Once employers believe their employees are engaged, they think their work is done. Of course, engaged employees are […]

Social Media & Recruitment [INFOGRAPHIC]

How does social media affect recruitment? Check out this cool infographic from Staff.com!

The Perks Of Working At Craigslist

Toys. Jobs. Furniture. Cars. Boyfriends. All available on Craigslist! If you’ve ever used the all-encompassing website you’d be hard-pressed to think of a category that’s not featured in one of the many lists. They’ve really thought of everything, haven’t they? It seems that anything can find a home in one of the website’s many categories. […]

4 Questions To Ask Before Accepting A Job

The job search is no easy task. It requires many hours of tweaking your resume, networking with recruiters, and communicating with companies (whether its a simple email exchange or an interview). After the effort and time has been put into the search, the resulting job offer needs to fit your needs – it’s only fair […]

Potential For Good

We all want to live a happy life and have a right to do so, whether through work or spiritual practice. I’m subject to destructive emotions like anger and jealousy the same as you, but we all have potential for good too. However, our existing education system is oriented towards material development; neglecting inner values. […]

Right Now

What are you doing right now? Are you just reading this blog post? If you’re letting yourself get distracted by anything else, like drinking coffee, tweeting an article, or emailing a coworker, you’re not using the ‘power of now’ to its fullest potential. Deemed as the secret to happiness, allowing yourself to only focus on […]