Even a Cat Can Get a Job

I'm always looking to see the latest news/trends that involve work and the workplace. A recent news article really caught my eye, as it said "Pa. program gives mean cats a chance to punch a clock." My initial reaction was 'huh?' It seems that cats who are unadoptable, such as those who swat or won't …

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Being Generationally Biased Without Realizing It

I recently found myself feeling offended when a young person I know, and dance with weekly, questioned why I was still out later in the evening. When I asked him why he questioned this, he said "I'm young...." not going any further. I don't think he realized how offensive his comments were in what he …

When Our Differences Matter

I'm sure by now you've seen the tragedies which occurred here in Orlando over the weekend; the first with The Voice's Christina Grimmie being shot after a concert, and then the biggest massacre in U.S. history took place Saturday night. We still don't have all the details despite living here. One fact, however, does seem …

It’s March Madness – Don’t Allow it in the Workplace

I'm not necessarily a basketball fan, but March Madness is in play - this is when men's basketball competes to be named the best. It's been dubbed 'madness' as anything can - and does- happen with winners and losers never being a sure bet. The workplace can seem as if you're in a 'March Madness' …

Using Outside Projects to Enhance Your Career

Do you ever wonder how you can increase your skill-set or knowledge base at work? Do you ever wonder how you can get extra experience so you can move to another level in your career path? Ever feel frustrated that you're not getting recognized for the work you currently do? One of the best ways …