Interns are valuable assets that are often overlooked and undervalued. They’re stereotypically given tasks like transporting coffee, shredding paper or data entry – jobs viewed as soul-numbing and a waste of time. Unfortunately, for some of them, these things have become the reality of their internship experience. Organisations shouldn’t equate their lack of experience with lack of intellect. If you find yourself doing the same thing, it’s time to fix it.
Once upon a time, most workplaces used to be filled with only humans. Sometimes… there are plants involve. However, things have gotten even better now. Companies are increasingly adopting the pets into their workplace program, which has been seen as key employee benefit, as well as a form of stress relief (if you’re an animal lover). It is said that sharing a workspace with your pet not only brings a peace of mind, but also some notable health benefits. We found this infographic by Petco , in collaboration with GHERGIC&Co., on the perks of bringing pets to work particularly ameowsing.
According to Forbes’ study, workforce diversity and inclusion has been identified as key drivers of internal innovation and business growth. This is especially true in today’s global marketplace, as companies interact with different cultures and clients. Here are some of the advantages and drawbacks of fostering diversity in the office. Continue Reading