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Ode to an Office Cubicle

It seems like office cubicles are always getting a bad rap.  Too often employees do not take the time to stop and think about the many advantages of working in a cubicle.  Today I would like to talk about some of the valuable experiences you...

Impressing the New Boss

The new boss was introduced to Dunder Mifflin last night on The Office.  I nearly laughed myself silly as I watched all of the different employees trying to impress their new boss, Deangelo Vickers.  Jim and Pam were overdoing it with “look how cute our...

Recovering From Embarrassing Moments at Work

We have all had to endure embarrassing mishaps at work.  Maybe some of us more than others!  On more than one occasion I have called a co-worker by the wrong name, noticed hours after using the restroom that my zipper was down, spilled my water...

Green Lunch for the Office

It's no secret, bringing your own lunch to work in reusable containers means less waste goes into the landfill and more money stays in your pocket.  In previous posts I have touched on how we can all do our part to be green by bringing...

Socializing with Co-Workers

Spending social time with employees can boost morale.  Employees welcome the chance to get to know the boss as a person, not just a manager.  During the work week, employees encounter the boss as the source of discipline, assignments, occasional reprimands and, typically very little...

Positioned to Work

Do you find yourself squirming around or even in pain after sitting at the computer for a prolonged period of time?  Sitting for long periods with poor body positioning can be very fatiguing.  Over time, the fatigued area becomes strained and pain sets in.  If your...

What’s Draining Your Energy in the Office?

3 P.M. hits and you are feeling drowsy, lethargic and cranky.  What is wiping you out and what can you do about it?  Before turning to caffeine for a pick me up, check out the factors that are depleting your energy on a daily basis. ...

Manage Your Boss

I recently stumbled across an article on CareerBuilder titled "How to Get the Boss to do What You Want."  Rachel Farrell, author of the article, explains the concept of managing up.  If you're already doing great things for your boss - which you undoubtedly are -...

10 Minute Workouts For Break Time

Last week we posted Get Moving After Work where we talked about the mental and physical advantages of exercise and shared some great advice on how to motivate your self to hit the gym after work.  Just today, I ran into a great article on...

Stretches to Revive Mind and Body

Do you find yourself so engrossed in your work that you are too busy to stand up and move your muscles?  Sitting for a long period of time can greatly affect your posture, especially if you have been hunching back or slouching.  Good news!  There...