Bad Bosses Are Hard on the Heart
Study ties work woes to fatal cardiovascular events in men
TUESDAY, Nov. 25 (HealthDay News) -- Burdened by an overbearing boss? Your heart may pay the price, according to new research.
The Swedish study found that workers' risks for angina, heart attack and death rose along with th...
Women are the Real Bosses at Home
A new study has found that women are the real bosses
at home .
According to Iowa State University researchers, wives have greater power in marriage problem-solving behaviour.
The study, which examined 72 married couples from Iowa, found that wives, on average, display greater situat...
NHS Bosses Want To Encourage Women To Take Up Pap Smears
Health officials at NHS Quality Improvement Scotland have expressed concern over the decrease in the number of women who are getting their pap smears done regularly.// They feel that health boards across the country must introduce awareness campaigns to give out importance of smears in preventing c...
Caregivers at Alameda County Clinic to Strike Over Bad-Faith Bargaining by Clinic Management
... Tues. Vigil Precedes Weds. Work Stoppage After bosses
Bar the Door to Consideration of Worker Requests in Talks Over New Contract
UNION CITY, Calif., June 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Scores of heal...
Wanted - Past Players of Dr. Deming - Red Bead Experiment
...er the experiences they encounter. The worker did not make the company; the bosses
did, and the workers should not be held responsible for most of the mistake...s but not the other 96; they are problems created by the system.
If our bosses
want workers to do better work, they need to employ specialists to ask the ...
13% of Seniors Report Being Mistreated
...se or romantic partner was responsible, 15 percent said it was their children, and the remainder of respondents said friends, neighbors, co-workers or bosses
were responsible. Of the respondents who reported financial abuse, 57 percent said a relative other than a spouse, parent or child was taking advantag...
Survey Highlights Physician Motivations for Working Locum Tenens Jobs
...or vacation time. If my daughter has a special event at school, I schedule myself off."
"It allows me to work for one of the best bosses
I have ever had, me. It allows me to organize my time and use my capabilities as they best suit me, not someone else. I get to travel to new places an...
Work Conflicts Can Do a Job on Your Sleep
...l 17 (HealthDay News) -- Common job-related problems such as conflicts with bosses
or co-workers are more likely than long hours, night shifts or job insecuri...ho frequently felt upset or bothered at work, or had ongoing conflicts with bosses
or co-workers, were about 1.7 times more likely than others to experience s...
U-M study: Work hassles hamper sleep
...essimism and other confounding factors.
Respondents who felt upset or bothered at work on a frequent basis, or had on-going personal conflicts with bosses
or co-workers, were about 1.7 times more likely than others to develop sleep problems.
"Massive changes over the past half-century have reshaped t...
When a Mind Begins to Disappear: A Young Family's Journey to the Dark Side
...ople to pay attention to other people," Michelle says. "And when they start noticing something peculiar, I would encourage them to mention it to their bosses
and even make a phone call to their families and let them know that this is going on. Because I really believe that, had I had known what was going on...
Midwest technology bosses should stop flaunting their wealth at work
Here at Nine2Five, we have a lot of lively correspondence with Midwest technology job seekers, job holders and, in a few cases, people who are hanging onto their jobs by their fingernails.
They write about things that happen in their workplaces. They write about their experiences with finding ...
How to thwart the dont-be-right Midwest technology boss
I thought she was kidding. I lived to learn differently.
are so insecure that the word "insecurity" hardly does the job. It's more l...roduce it a week later as a new topic by his design.
Many of us have had bosses
like this. Our blood pressure suffers. That's no good for our health.
Ten signs tell you to look for a new tech job
...ok. Ask your boss what's up in hopes that she'll put her cards on the table and offer you a severance package in exchange for a quiet resolution. Some bosses
will play dumb, balk at the severance request and try to get you in a standoff.
The message is: "I'll treat you like garbage and try to get you to ...
Ready to leave? Why you shouldn't give two weeks' notice
...rate mumbo jumbo like having to do a "force reduction" or an "adjustment to resources."
In seeing someone just quit a job, the reasons given to the bosses
were not the same ones told later to the person's co-workers. The reasons were changed. The advice from this Tribune article just isn't realistic.
Want a raise? Ten best midwest tech salary-increase pitches
...they rely on the most.
You'd be amazed at the amount of information that bosses
forget over time. Be sure to spell out that what you do by yourself used to...rth it. I've seen it work a million times. Somehow, we're worth more to our bosses
when other people like us, too. Be prepared to show your boss a written off...
Praise for the principles of Peter
...y expect continuous learning and training. They want respect and authority. Give it to them. Ever insightful, Drucker saw knowledge workers as neither bosses
nor workers, but something in between entrepreneurs who had responsibility for developing their most important resource, brainpower, and who also nee...
Business Worst Practices: A new best seller?
... organizations and those who manage people. If you are working hard and your boss is not recognizing your efforts, chances are you are ready to leave. bosses
can actually kill productivity in the workplace.
Maybe we should be looking for more leaders, instead of managers. Maybe we are not teaching the ri...
Can a talent market work inside organizations?
...re especially suited to the most highly-talented, self-directed people. They will see greater demand for their services and have more mobility because bosses
won't be able to block their movement and career progression. They will develop faster and build better knowledge of the organization and a network of...
Corporate Social Responsibility - Burden, sham, or golden opportunity?
...nd taxes, not corporations. He states, "public policy is the proper role of government, accountable to citizens through the ballot box, not of company bosses
accountable to nobody but their shareholders and too often not even to them." Thus, CSR can unleash loose and dangerously uncoordinated cannons that w...