Study: Passive Aggressive Behavior Common in the Workplace

Passive-aggressive behavior is an indirect expression of negative feelings. Instead of openly addressing problems with an individual, one might say or do something that expresses frustration or anger without clearly communicating feelings. Unfortunately, passive aggressive behaviors make both communication and conflict resolution more difficult. A recent survey of more than 1,200 people demonstrates how common Read More …

States with Highest Job Resignation Rates 2022

The combination of workers leaving jobs impacted by COVID and incentives to change careers has lead to what has been called the “Great Resignation”. Employees now have more leverage, so attracting and keeping workers is harder than before the pandemic. As companies struggle to fill positions caused by these resignations, employee satisfaction is crucial for Read More …

Red Flag Job Listing Words and Phrases

Photo by Ron Lach  A job search can be emotionally, physically and mentally draining. Interviewing and waiting for a response is incredibly stressful. But getting to that point is equally taxing. Not only do you have to wade through thousands of listings to find the positions that match your criteria, you also have to watch Read More …

A Really Simple Guide to Salary Negotiations

  Salary negotiations may seem intimidating, particularly to entry-level job seekers. But everyone should be ready to negotiate pay, whether it’s an entry-level hourly job or an executive level position. Your salary at your first job not only affects earning potential at that employer, but for the rest of your career. Therefore, maximizing your pay Read More …

Spring Cleaning Must-Haves for Small Spaces

Photo by cottonbro from Pexels Spring cleaning may seem like a daunting task for busy college students or young professionals. And if you live in a tiny dorm room or apartment, it’s easy to justify skipping on a yearly deep-clean. But even small areas can become dirty and cluttered in a short amount of time. No matter where Read More …