Ebola, Employees and the Employer

How the Ebola Crisis is Affecting Employees and the Employer  Explaining Ebola Due to constant media attention, the Ebola virus has created great concern for every person, in every nation. The Ebola virus causes an acute, serious illness which is often fatal if untreated. Symptoms of the Ebola virus disease are the sudden onset of […]

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Co-workers: Be Friendly, Not Friends!

When it comes to the people you work with, it’s best to be friendly, but not friends. At least not bosom buddies. If you want to advance farther in your career, keep these sage words in mind and don’t be friends with your co-workers. Some people may consider this sound bit of advice anti-social. After […]

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Five Comments That Will Annoy Your Boss Every Time

Even if you work in the most laid back environment and have a unique, warm and fuzzy relationship with your boss, there are five comments that will irritate your boss, every single time! So unless you want to be ex-communicated, or learn how to annoy your boss, avoid these five comments. 1) “I have no […]

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Social Media: The Double Edged Sword in Your Job Search

What Is Social Media? Most people know about the most popular social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter and even LinkedIn. These sites work great as places to post comments and to stay in touch with friends, family and to network with business associates. But they can also work against you if you post too […]

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OBESITY IN THE WORKPLACE – Can You Be Fired For Being Overweight?

The Bigger You Are, The Smaller Your Chances Believe it or not, if you are overweight, you can be discriminated against or even fired. You may be passed over for positions, promotions and maybe even lose your job! You may be wondering—how is this possible? How can I be fired for obesity? After all, Title […]

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