I have been getting a ton of questions lately on the subject of age discrimination, and I want to start by breaking a huge misconception—the fact that it’s not technically age discrimination that you’re experiencing. It’s experience discrimination. What Is Experience Discrimination? Bigstock What do I mean by that? Well, let me give you a
I’m the first person to admit I’m a control freak. It’s not like I can hide it anyway. If you’ve known me for even a short period of time, chances are you’ve seen me in action. And no, I’m not proud. Being a control freak isn’t a good thing. In fact, some might call it
Reading LinkedIn, you might think that the average office is a caring, sharing environment. Everyone adopts a nurturing attitude towards their colleagues. Managers give their staff kind words of encouragement even when they make expensive mistakes. Perhaps your experience was different? Mine was. I’ve worked with organizations where positivity and empathy were not among the
There are many positive things you can do that can help you get ahead at work. In fact, the value of these tasks is they make you more motivated—therefore, giving you the career boost you need. Show Enthusiasm For Your Work Bigstock I know. How can you ever feel enthusiastic about work, especially when you
Updated this article to include design principles and other elements, as CDOs and CDAOs continue to prove the value of data analytics to COOs and CEOs. The path to the C-suite is in proving the ROI of data analytics, setting up the tests, and providing the evidence. As an analytics practitioner and leader, I have
What should you do when you and another co-worker like each other? Worse yet, what happens if you have a crush on your boss, or that most terrible of taboos, on your secretary? Rather than ignore the problem or act on your instincts, you should learn how to stop being attracted to someone at work.
Let’s make things clear: It’s impossible for everyone in the workplace to be your close friend. It’s possible, however, to grow positive working relationships with them. So, what do we mean when we say positive relationships? Every employee dreams of working in an environment where positivity resonates. Where people are supportive of each other. Where
There’s nothing more challenging at work than having a co-worker who’s rude, makes you doubt yourself, or just hurts your feelings. But how do you deal with a condescending co-worker? The Best Way To Deal With A Condescending Co-Worker Bigstock When you’re forced to deal with a condescending co-worker, the first thing you need to
Do you wake up on Sunday morning already dreading going into work the next day? Does the thought of walking into the office make you sick to your stomach? Does your unhappiness at work seep into your personal life? It’s time for a change. The first thing you need to do is identify the problem.