Gender equality in the workplace and diversity
The notion of empowering women at work is inextricably linked to the concept of Diversity & Inclusion, also known as D&I in the forward-thinking Human Resources departments of the Corporate World. How can we, on the one hand be fighting for equality among the genders if we don’t pay attention to the fight against racism…
Plants In The Office You can spice up your workday by decorating your office with your favorite indoor plants. Having plants at the office can brighten your mood throughout the day. Compact plants are perfect for decorating your desk at home or at the office. There is often limited natural light at work and air…
Lagos to penalise negligence on workplace safety
Lagos State governor, Akinwunmi Ambode, has said his administration would penalise organisations not committed to preventing avoidable deaths, losses and injuries in workplaces. Speaking at a symposium on occupational safety and health organised by the Lagos State Safety Commission, Ambode, represented by the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Special Duties, Dr. Jemilade Longe, maintained that…
Leveraging diversity and inclusion for corporate growth
In a number of cases, the challenges at the workplace have a lot to do with how we communicate – how we read meanings. It is important to be careful when reading meaning to non-verbal communications.
Winning in the Workplace: The line (and how not to cross it)
There has been a lot of focus over the last few years on the importance of building strong business relationships. The ability to connect with and engage customers ...
New messaging apps gain traction in workplace
Looking to break out of a "messy" email situation, the nonprofit group dosomething.org recently switched over to a new way of communicating among its far-flung teams.
Facebook launches intra-office 'Workplace' network
Social network giant Facebook on Monday launched new global product Workplace, a platform that it hopes will replace intranet, mailbox and other internal communication tools used by businesses worldwide.