6 Surprising Ways Kindness Can Boost Your Career
Feb14

6 Surprising Ways Kindness Can Boost Your Career

When it comes to career success and professional aspirations, kindness is easily overlooked in favor of qualities like work ethic, tenacity, and perseverance. Many people falsely believe that being nice will hinder your career. While being overly nice or passive can hold you back in certain situations, genuine kindness plays an integral role in the workplace and can be a valuable tool for your success. The concept of “paying it...

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Injuries in the Workplace: What are your employer’s obligations?
Feb08

Injuries in the Workplace: What are your employer’s obligations?

Injuries in the Workplace… understanding your employer’s obligations. Whatever work you perform in Ireland, your employer has a legal obligation to look out for your safety. It’s not just the environment you work in, or the tools or machinery you work with that need to be safe, there’s a lot more to it. Employers have common law duties Apart from all the safety legislation introduced over the last thirty years or so and...

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8 Steps to Check Perceptions
Feb07

8 Steps to Check Perceptions

Remembering to check your perceptions is incredibly important when interacting with others, especially in the workplace. There are many situations that can quickly turn negative and result in conflict if we fail to check our perceptions in conversations with others. This is especially true when it comes to performance management, feedback, and having difficult conversations with employees (such as underperformance). In this article,...

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Schedule for Success: Tips That Can Benefit Both You and Your Employees
Dec27

Schedule for Success: Tips That Can Benefit Both You and Your Employees

Scheduling is a tricky business that has a huge impact on a business and employees.

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DisruptHR Toronto: Improv & positive reinforcement with Lori Pearlstein [Podcast]
Nov30

DisruptHR Toronto: Improv & positive reinforcement with Lori Pearlstein [Podcast]

Read the podcast transcription here: Bill: Welcome to the HRchat Podcast. I’m your host, Bill Banham. Today we’re joined by Lori Pearlstein. Lori is founder of Playworks, a comedian, actor, and she’s a public speaker. She coaches individuals on job interview skills, public speaking, and confidence building. Lori uses the correlation between cognitive behavioral therapy and improv to help people reach their full...

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Human Mind, Behaviours & The 3 Balloons of Engagement with Ryan Coelho [Podcast]
Nov22

Human Mind, Behaviours & The 3 Balloons of Engagement with Ryan Coelho [Podcast]

Learn about the 3 balloons of engagement – Safety, Freedom & Importance. How do you keep all 3 balloons inflated to support clear, genuine and transparent communication.

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#HRchat: Toxic Culture – Don’t Get Burned!
Nov22

#HRchat: Toxic Culture – Don’t Get Burned!

A toxic company culture can have a devastating impact on individuals, customers and event the bottom line.

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Why You Should Attend a “Disrupt HR” Event
Nov09

Why You Should Attend a “Disrupt HR” Event

Once in a while an event series is born that shakes things up, it makes you think differently, it leaves you inspired. That event is DisruptHR.

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