How Do I Make A Career Path?

Career pathing is the process used by an employee to chart a course within an organization for his or her career path and career development. Career pathing involves understanding what knowledge, skills, personal characteristics, and experience are required for an employee to progress his or her career laterally, or through

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Ladies, For Your Job Search, Be Confident And Selective

We live in a society in which many people, unfortunately, tie the full gamut of their individual self worth with their job or lack of thereof. Consequently, because of this odd attachment of self worth to a job, in the search for a good job, many job applicants are despondent

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Stop Being Afraid, It Is Not Your Only Option

You are probably totally disengaged from your job, if you do not recognize the concern and undercurrent fear or concern of certain folks in the workplace. Human Resources Departments that have not conducted a culture and health check survey of employees in the light of new Legislation and the Social

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HR Could Become Irrelevant …If It Does Not Embrace The Global Economy

Old Human Resources and Employee Relations (HR/ER) is dead. Modern HR/ER has become the front-line global HR/ER practice. HR/ER encompass all people business related procedures from hiring to retirement. However, this great profession might continue to be marginalized in more organizations, unless the new scientific HR/ER processes are embraced by

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Who Are You, Where Are You Coming From, And Where Are You Going?

Every New Year people come up with New Year Resolutions. One of the greatest reasons people fail in following up on these resolutions, is because their resolutions are based on external motivations with NO in-depth knowledge of themselves. Most times, they do not create plans based on any real and

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Political Fear Mongering At Work– Do Not Do It. Do Not Be Afraid Of It Either

A while back, I wrote an article about the irrationality of limiting political and religious discourse at work. The general reason for this workplace restriction on political and religious speech, I found during my research on the subject, is based on a largely held and irrational belief, that such topics

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How To Thrive In A Toxic Work Environment

  One of the things that I do in the course of my work is to restructure Human Resources departments, upgrade the performance of Employee Relations and Compliance professionals, Resolve Conflicts, review and use HR analytics, and do all that is required to make these (and related) departments provide measurable

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Gagging Political and Religious Discussions At Work. Why??

Religious and political discussions are a part of cognitive diversity. There is no sturdy evidence or body of work that supports the perplexing belief that religion and politics are emotional topics, that provide employees permission to act savagely and without respect for other people’s ideas.Cognitive, emotional and other forms of

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Ladies, Timidity At Work Could Damage Your Career Growth

A while back, I facilitated a series of meetings as a guest speaker. During the meetings with these senior executives, I noticed that many of the high level female executives of this well known company said NOTHING during the meetings. Meanwhile, their male counterparts engaged in vigorous and exciting discussions,

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