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Office Politics

Tips for Harmony with Co-Workers

  TIPS FOR HARMONY WITH CO-WORKERS! WHO WOULD YOU RATHER work with: a genius star performer who’s an incredible pain in the you-know-what or a “merely” competent worker who’s a breeze to get along with? Your coworkers think so, too. Scary thought: You probably spend more hours of the day with your work colleagues than with any other group of human beings. And the great majority of the time you don’t even get to choose them. You all have different backgrounds, ages, and…
Joanne McManimon
March 26, 2019
Office PoliticsWellness

Seven Benefits of Having Plants in your Office

They help to reduce stress A 2010 study by the new University of Technology, Sydney, found significant reductions in stress among workers when plants were introduced to their workspace. Results included a 37% fall in reported tension and anxiety; a 58% drop in depression or dejection; a 44% decrease in anger and hostility; and a 38% reduction in fatigue. Although the study’s sample size was small, researchers concluded: “This study shows that just one plant per workspace can provide a very…
Tom McManimon
January 8, 2019