workplace

getty image: Work hard and you can have it all. At least that’s what we’re told. A career plays one of the most important roles in our lives, but we must respond quickly to changes in our health to maintain an adequate work-life balance. Here are 3 warning signs that your mental wellbeing is in […]

getty images: Talent manager Charles Short just sued his ex-employer, The Lions Model Management — a big deal agency repping the likes of Irina Shayk, Stella Maxwell, Alexis Ren and Jessica Hart. According to docs, music was commonly played loudly around the office. Charles, who’s African-American, says he found the repeated use of the n-word in […]

getty images: A federal appeals court ruled that employers who ban dreadlocks in the workplace are not engaging in racial discrimination, according to the Huffington Post. The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals voted 3-0 last week to uphold a lower court’s dismissal of a 2013 lawsuit filed by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission on behalf […]

Healthy, flourishing workplace culture makes for increasingly effective organizations. That’s the upside for 62 faith-based organizations across the U.S., Canada and Australia, which have just been honored as Certified Best Christian Workplaces by the Best Christian Workplaces Institute (BCWI). BCWI’s FLOURISH Model measures eight essential factors of a thriving, healthy culture: fantastic teams, life-giving work, […]

We’re in the dead of winter. You know what that means, right? Dry skin, snow storms, ice-cold temperatures, and germs – lots of them! And get this: Illnesses and viruses are more likely to spread through the workplace since everyone is in such close quarters. Fortunately, there are several precautions you can take to stay […]

  We see the horrific images all too often of violence in the workplace. Most recently, WDBJ reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward were gunned down on live television by a former co-worker. No one really knows what personal issues employees might be bringing to the job, but violence has become so commonplace that […]

    It’s a battle of the sexes when it comes to air conditioning and a new study reveals why so many women are freezing at the office. Why do you have to keep your snuggie in your desk drawer? Because the thermostat is set for men, a new study says. Glass ceilings? Wage gaps? […]

Annoying coworkers can ruin the workplace...don't be one of them!

Wheezing and coughing on the job from work-related asthma is more common than you might think, according to a new U.S. health report. Almost 16 percent of American adults with asthma either developed the condition on the job or have asthma symptoms made worse by conditions in their workplace, said Dr. Jacek Mazurek, lead author […]

We’re in the dead of winter. You know what that means, right? Dry skin, snow storms, ice-cold temperatures, and germs – lots of them! And get this: Illnesses and viruses are more likely to spread through the workplace since everyone is in such close quarters. Fortunately, there are several precautions you can take to stay […]

We’re in the dead of winter. You know what that means, right? Dry skin, snow storms, ice-cold temperatures, and germs – lots of them! And get this: Illnesses and viruses are more likely to spread through the workplace since everyone is in such close quarters. Fortunately, there are several precautions you can take to stay […]

Suffering from the “desk job blues”? You may be one of millions of people who spend their days sedentary at a desk, staring at computer screens day after day. On numerous occasions we’ve heard the detrimental effects of desk jobs, how it increases the potential for weight gain and the risk of various chronic conditions […]