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Are Unions Still Necessary In The 21st Century?

This question is an interesting one. I am a manager in charge of quite a few union employees in a massive company. While we have a fairly good relationship with the union, I often find myself wondering whether or not the union is a necessary thing anymore. Most issues covered by unions, and that unions were created to stop, are no longer really issues.

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Ergonomics in the Workplace Checklist: 8 Office Ergonomic Tips for People Working from Home

Work may be a fact of life for the majority of us, but there is no reason that anyone needs to be uncomfortable while at work. People in careers such as internet marketing, who spend such a large portion of their days at the computer, can be particularly at risk for certain types of muscle pain and strains. There are some ways for workers to make their offices more ergonomically friendly.

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How to Deal with Coworkers that Bug You

Let’s not beat around the bush. Coworkers can get on your nerves worse than your friends or family can. This is partially because you have to refrain from responding to them the way you might respond to people outside your workplace. In some cases, you even have to be overly nice to them. With a few tips and tricks, you can not only learn to deal with coworkers that bug you, but even entertain yourself with them as well!

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Tips for the Workplace: How to be a Better Co-Worker

Recognizing the number of hours a full-time employee spends with coworkers in the workplace gives perspective into how important these relationships should be. Beyond family life, coworkers will probably be the people one spends the most time with. Doing your part to cultivate a positive, focused and enjoyable workspace, you will become a linchpin to the company while benefiting your teammates as well as yourself. While there are most likely countless ways to help improve the environment of your workplace that only you can see, we offer 3 tips that anyone can start implementing.

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The Age Factor: Hiring the Younger or Older

It’s the age old question…how much should age matter when hiring a new employee?

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How Young Executives Can Effectively Manage Older Employees

It is not uncommon today to see younger and fresher talents assuming management positions and working alongside older and far more experienced colleagues. The number of executives holding high corporate ranks while still in their twenties and thirties has grown impressively over the years, considering that seniority was once a determining factor for promotion opportunities.

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Non Profit Consultants Are Beneficial For Non-Profit Seeking Organizations

Setting up a business is easy, anyone who has sufficient amount of financial resources but what’s difficult is to make it a successful one. A successful and smooth-running business or organization is often described as a well-oiled machine. From this metaphor, it is quite apparent that all businesses require that special lubricant or ‘oil’ for the purpose of ensuring that it functions well. The ‘oil’ here refers to business consulting. Business consultants can help one in a lot of ways by offering the breadth of their experiences in the industry and ensuring that their clients’ businesses are functioning smoothly.

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5 Reasons to Take Five-Minute Meditation Breaks at Work

Many people associate meditation with yoga class or with sitting for endless hours without moving, definitely not with the middle of the workday. But maybe they should. Even five minutes at a time of meditation can do wonders for your workday and your home life too. And five minutes is short enough that your boss won’t get mad at you for ignoring important work. Read on for some great reasons to build five-minute meditation breaks into your day.

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