Lifestyle

A coworker crush is the perfect romantic fantasy for quarantine

Dating in the pandemic is a nightmare filled with endless screen time, awkward Zoom dates, and trite conversations. But if you’re fortunate enough to be working from home, a solution might be lurking in Slack: a coworker crush. Topics of conversation are baked right in, and there’s less risk of […]
A coworker crush is the perfect romantic fantasy for quarantine
Strategy

I’m a CEO whose team has become closer than ever while working remotely. Here are 3 lessons I’ll be bringing back to the office when we return.

Chris Litster is CEO of Buildium, a platform that helps property managers become more efficient and profitable. Working remotely has made us appreciate working together in-person more, and made us realise we’re all a lot more similar. From crawling kids to decorative home offices, this period has brought us closer […]
I’m a CEO whose team has become closer than ever while working remotely. Here are 3 lessons I’ll be bringing back to the office when we return.
Strategy

Laughter is the sign of a strong team — and a trustworthy leader

Bruce Daisley was previously Twitter’s most senior employee outside of the United States in his role of vice president across Europe, Middle East, and Africa; he joined the company in 2012 having previously run YouTube UK at Google. The following is an excerpt from his new book, “Eat Sleep Work […]
Laughter is the sign of a strong team — and a trustworthy leader
Strategy

7 powerful qualities introverts have that can get them noticed at work

Jane Finklehas 25 years of experience as a career coach for universities and has run her own career counseling firm since 2002. Introverts can sometimes feel overlooked in today’s fast-paced virtual workplace, as they are less likely to speak up or want to stand out. However, their shy and reserved […]
7 powerful qualities introverts have that can get them noticed at work
Strategy

18 people share the most annoying things their co-workers do

People typically spend most of their time at work, so that means co-workers’ behaviour can be challenging. Some people get annoyed when their co-worker clips their nails at their desk. Others can’t stand when people come in sick. When you see someone for several hours nearly every single day, certain […]
18 people share the most annoying things their co-workers do
News

53 compliments that have nothing to do with appearance

Oftentimes, people offer compliments based on someone’s physical appearance, but it’s important to highlight other characteristics that you can’t see. Compliment your friends on their achievements, their intelligence, and their passions. Highlight your co-workers’ worth ethics. While a compliment typically has good intentions, you never know how it will be […]
53 compliments that have nothing to do with appearance
Strategy

Goldman Sachs’ head of HR says an ‘underrated’ factor should make a big difference in which job you choose — especially if you’re going to be logging long hours

Goldman Sachs‘ head of human resources, Dane Holmes, spoke to Goldman interns this summer about his best advice for launching a successful career. Holmes said the single most underrated factor when choosing a job is the quality of your prospective coworkers. In fact, Holmes said the particular job you’re doing […]
Goldman Sachs’ head of HR says an ‘underrated’ factor should make a big difference in which job you choose — especially if you’re going to be logging long hours
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