All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘workplace’

Medical Marijuana Gets Quadriplegic Fired

If you’ve been out looking for a job anytime in the past few years, you know how common it has become for employers to require a drug screen test before hiring someone. That usually involves a trip to a local lab, where they have a person urinate in a cup and send it off for analysis. Sometimes, the Human Resources …

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Zombies Get No Respect in the Workplace

What do you do when the zombies invade your office? The natural reaction would be to cower in fear and be eaten alive. But there are those out there that refuse to go quietly when the walkers come. Those that will grab any implement of destruction available to them and fight off the hoard for as long as they can. …

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Google Adds a Half Pipe to the Company Perks

Google has often been described by employees and outsiders as one of the coolest places to work. The company has consistently made Fortune’s “Best Companies to Work For” list over the years, ranking number four last year. The Mountain View company is famous for offering free food, free laundry, a game center, and a climbing wall, among other perks, to …

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Social Networking For The Workplace

Anthony DeRosa, social-media editor for Reuters news service says: “Social media now is not an option, it’s a necessity,” “A couple of years ago that wasn’t the case, but I think now people have to be a part of it, whether it’s one social network or a couple of them.” What DeRosa is talking about is sharing content with those …

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Tech Envy & The Object Of Your Coworkers’ Desire

If you feel like your coworkers have been a little icy towards you since you returned from the holiday break with that new tablet in tow, you’re not imagining things. A new study reveals that happily displaying or even using your new gadgetry at work may cause your colleagues to become slavering, green-eyed monsters. Captivate Network, who specialize in providing …

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