Posts Categorized: Culture

5 Easy Workplace Wellness Tips

Most of us sit in front of a computer at work, typing away nonstop. When you add that to the time we spend sitting during our commute and meals, it turns out that the average American spends about 13 hours a day sitting. You might be thinking, what’s wrong with that? I love sitting! Well,… Read more »

4 Companies That Are #Winning With Food Perks

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Nowadays most jobs come with at least a few perks, and food-related ones are almost always an office staple. A 2014 study by Seamless reports that 63% of companies at least provide coffee or beverages all of the time, although only 11% regularly provide lunches. The numbers have already shot up since 2013, when only… Read more »

Tips to Being Productive When Working Remotely

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With so many new gadgets and coffee shops popping up everywhere, it’s no surprise that remote work is becoming more and more popular. At first glance, working remotely seems like the best thing since sliced bread. But it’s not all rainbows and butterflies. When working remotely, you are much more prone to distractions and procrastination…. Read more »

The 8 Co-Workers You’ve Definitely Had

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If you’ve been working in “the real world” for at least a few years, you’ve probably realized that you’re going to interact with all kinds of personalities in the office. And unfortunately, you may not always get along with everyone. I mean, spending 40 hours a week (at least!) with the same people can really… Read more »

Tips on Beating Monday Morning Blues

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Feeling the Monday blues again? You’re not alone — it’s always tough to have to go back to work after a nice, relaxing weekend. In fact, according to a study done by British researchers, the average worker can’t even crack a smile until 11:16 am on Mondays. That’s how demoralized some of us can feel… Read more »

It’s Time to Go Pro Puppy at Work

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It’s almost Take Your Dog to Work Day (June 24th, if you didn’t already know), but why can’t every day be Bring Your Pet to Work Day? Some companies already allow pets in the workplace as one of their cornerstone office perks, and see that the benefits go far beyond simply having a furry friend… Read more »

5 Out-of-the-Box Team Building Activities

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Team building activities are crucial in assembling a tight-knit and productive team at work. But at some point, the same old team building activities get boring and aren’t as fun as they used to be. Two truths and a lie. The human knot. Trust falls. I’m sure you’ve done at least two of those activities… Read more »

Why You Should Listen to Music at Work

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If you’re reading this now, chances are you’re wearing headphones. Maybe you’re listening to some mellow jazz music, or Beyoncé’s Lemonade (which you should definitely check out if you haven’t). Either way, music is a must when you take the subway to work every morning or want to relax at home in the evening. But… Read more »