What are the most annoying workplace habits?

What are the most annoying workplace habits?

Let’s face it. The workplace can be full of annoying things. Annoying tasks, annoying coworkers, and annoying rules. Yet, the phenomenon of annoyance isn’t something unique to the workplace. Indeed, no matter where more than one person congregates, annoyance will inevitable creep in. It simply comes with the territory. With that understanding, though, let’s focus…

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What does business philanthropy mean?

What does business philanthropy mean? Well, in a nutshell, it means the charitable giving done by a business. Usually, though, this phenomenon is referred to as “corporate giving.” This might include a one-time cash donation to a cause, or it could be a commitment the company makes for the long-term to assist a charitable cause….

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Telecommuting is more productive

Telecommuting is more productive

With so much of the world still in retreat-mode from the pandemic, millions of people are working from home. What began as a temporary, bridge solution until the world returned to “normal” conditions, has steadily become woven into long-term strategy discussions for businesses everywhere. Why? Well, it seems the recent work-from-home movement has translated into…

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Increase Operational Throughput by Cross-training Employees

Increase Operational Throughput by Cross-training Employees

Every business deals with throughput. Whether they choose to call it that is another story.  Throughput is defined as “the amount of material or items passing through a system or process.”  For restaurants, that would be the number of customers served per hour.  For car manufacturers, it might be number of cars produced per day. …

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