09 June 2019

Anonymity eases pressure of workplace gifts

Are you starting to feel pestered by the weekly emails asking you to make a contribution towards purchasing a colleague's gift? You're not alone.
02 June 2019

When a work colleague has offensive habits

From clipping finger nails at the desk to passing wind in a confined office or enjoying a pungent lunch at your desk - some of your colleagues do have offensive habits that if left unchecked can make your working life miserable.
30 May 2019

Bosses must clear the air to keep workers healthy

A new movement in our workplaces is starting to create a stink stronger than a fertiliser factory on a hot day.
26 May 2019

Time to toss out the cringeworthy cliches

With the meteoric rise of digital technology tech-speak becoming more acceptable, the use of jargon to convey thoughts and ideas in the workplace might well have reached epidemic proportions.
19 May 2019

Best to think before you show your ink

Tattoos are more popular than ever, with one in five Australians with at least one tattoo.
14 May 2019

A digital tattoo that can never be erased

Just as our society begins to no longer pre-judge those of us who sport ink on our bodies, it is tattoos of a different - but equally permanent - kind that are catching up with us.
12 May 2019

How to deal with an over-sharing boss

Have you ever been put in an incredibly awkward position by your boss because you feel they have overstepped professional boundaries in terms of workplace communication?
23 April 2019

Office etiquette slips to all-time pongy low

Everyone has stories to tell about the disgusting or annoying behaviour of a colleague.
14 April 2019

Embrace the negative to grow your career

Anyone who has ever been on the receiving end of less-than-flattering feedback about their performance knows ti can create a rollercoaster of emotions.
02 April 2019

Giving short shrift to cliches in the office

Drilling down on the jargon we hear ramping up in our workplaces.