In his absence, I learned a great deal about myself and the world around me.
Provide Extracurricular Activities and Electives: My students love playing sports, joining clubs, and attending school activities
Even more important than the presence of employee-friendly policies is the implementation of those policies -- providing an atmosphere in which employees feel they will not be penalized for work-family conflicts, and they will receive reasonable, affirmative support in their attempts to address work/non-work life issues.
Simply using the word "together" can have a profound impact on how work teams operate. New research by Priyanka Carr and Gregory Walton shows that using social cues that signal an invitation for folks to work together can fuel intrinsic motivation even when people work alone.
The new study used survey data from the 2013 National Assessment for Education Progress, a standardized test administered
There are six components we've identified of an effective workplace, including everything from work-life fit to a climate of respect. But there's one that often gets overlooked -- economic security.
Ultimately, this novel's strength resides in its depictions of characters whose ethics and motivations occupy a liminal, grey space between good and bad, moral and immoral.
Your level of hopefulness impacts how well you age, how you take care of your health, and how productive you are at work. Being a hopeful thinker about the future will help you build your resilience and give you yet another tool for handling stress, change, and adversity.
We can no longer afford to throw billions of dollars at innovations just because "reformers" think they sound like neat ideas.
Without a daycare program where women can leave their hot flashes and discomfort, the best step companies can take is to educate their employees and employers.