Sexism at Work?

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Whether it’s revealed in reports of sexual harassment in the workplace,

Or, the topic of repetitive calls for equal pay for equal work,

Women face subtle and not-so-subtle stereotyping at work.

How do women cope with these sexist attitudes and

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Good Gossip?

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Talking behind a colleague’s back is mean, nasty and unfair.

But, what about when it’s not?

There are times when gossip can be helpful to organizations.

For more on this topic, please listen to the CBC The Early Edition interview

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Why Are You Snacking At Work?

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Are you snacking-on-the-job?

Munching on a treat, or slurping down a sugary, or caffeinated beverage?

Not to worry, you’re not a snack-addict.

The fact is we snack more at work than at home.

Sometimes it’s healthy.

And, sometimes not.

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When No One Listens: Abused At Work

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When someone is bullied or sexually harassed at work.

They need an apology, validation and acknowledgement to begin their recovery.

These are often hard to come by.

But, they are a powerful antidote to abuse on-the-job.

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How To Keep Millennials Interested

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If the boss talks down to staff.

Won’t give them breathing room to do their jobs.

Or, demands crazy work hours,

Watch out!

This will drive many millennial employees out the door. Fast.

Here’s how to hang onto your millennial

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What To Do About Poor Performance Reviews

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If you’ve had a tough-to-take performance review, you’re probably smarting.

It’s normal to feel upset but you can survive poor performance feedback and live to tell the tale.

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Navigating Being the Newbie At Work

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Congratulations!

You landed the job.

It’s early days and you want to make a great impression.

But how?

For more on this topic, please listen to the CBC The Early Edition interview below:

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Signs Your Job is A Good Fit or Not

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Finding a job and finding a job you are happy at, can be two different things.

And, signing on with the wrong company can  have negative health effects in the long term.

Here are some ways to tell if your

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Fighting the Summer Productivity Slump

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Summer and productivity may seem like a contradiction.

Everyone’s minds are on other things besides work—like the beach or a vacation….

So, how do workers keep their nose to the grindstone and careers on track during this period?

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School’s Out, Now What?

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It’s the end of the school year.

Fun for students, but not for parents.

Occupying the kids when you’re at work, can be a logistical and emotional juggling act.

So, how do parents survive the summer stretch?

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