The Workplace

Fun Ways to Celebrate an Office Birthday

by Macy L. on January 15, 2015

Your coworker just turned 21 at work again for the fifth year straight. What a coincidence because you also happen to be 21 this year again as well! Here are some fun ways to celebrate an office birthday for an office that never seems to age past 21. 1. Ice-Cream Cake Chip in for an […]

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Tips for Prioritizing at Work

by Amanda P. on January 2, 2015

At times things at work can become overwhelming. When I feel overwhelmed, the first thing I do is write everything I have to do down. Then I write next to it when the assignment is due. I then prioritize that list by due date. This is usually my starting point. I then have to look […]


Celebrating New Year’s Eve at the Office

by Allison H. on December 29, 2014

Celebrating New Year’s Eve at the office may be the biggest oxymoron going. Let’s face it, New Year’s Eve is all about partying and celebrating and being at the office working is well… not. But if you are stuck at work on this celebratory holiday, make the best of it and celebrate office style: Break […]


What to Bring to an Office Thanksgiving Party

by Laila M. on September 15, 2014

What a cool idea! Having an Office Thanksgiving Party! I am fortunate in that I work in a very culturally diverse workplace. So, whenever we have any sort of food event at work, it’s an amazing display of something from every corner of the world. But, I have to say, for Thanksgiving, I think I’d […]


Common Job Interview Questions – Be Prepared

by Lauren C. on August 21, 2014

Probably one of the most stressful situations after speaking in front of a large audience is sitting for a job interview. You want to make a good impression and let the interviewer know without a doubt that you are the right person for the job. Don’t let your nerves get the best of you. Like […]


So it’s your birthday, huh? I know what you’re thinking… man, I look good for my age. Everyone thinks that. Even the ones that don’t. So put an end to that thought right away! You want to celebrate your birthday at your place of work. I don’t blame you. Then again, Mr. Mingle doesn’t blame […]


Appropriate Christmas Party Themes For Your Office

by Millicent T. on August 11, 2014

Having a Christmas Party at work can be strenuous. First, you have to come up with an appropriate Christmas party theme for the office. Then, the planning begins. The planning is the easy part. One of the hardest part seems to be a theme. Since I have been in charge of this project, we have […]


Preparing for a Job Interview

by Tabitha K. on August 7, 2014

I’m sure each one of us would agree that one of the most stressful events in our lives can be not only going on job interview but also preparing for a job interview. From the moment a face to face meeting begins, everything is about you – your appearance, speech, ability, personality, even your smile […]


Should Your Office Have Casual Dress Attire?

by Dolly A. on July 28, 2014

There is currently a trend toward casual dress in the work place. The question in why your office should have casual dress and which form should it take. There are several modes of casual dress that are allowed by different corporations. There is casual business, casual and relaxed casual. The casual trend started in the […]


Team Building in the Workplace

by Lisette B. on July 24, 2014

Team building in the workplace needs to be a part of every company’s list of important items that should be implemented. The goal in each company is to be productive and to generate revenue. While it is important to have a great product and/or service, it is also important to have happy and content employees. Team […]