human-resources

Deprogramming the Cult of the Workplace Personality Test

Quick personality quiz just for fun: Which character from nightmare dystopian fiction are you? Mostly ‘A’s: You’re Winston Smith from George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four —…

Why People Quit Their Jobs Right After Being Hired

Fun fact: I once quit a job only three weeks after being hired. Admittedly, my reasoning for making such a swift departure was simply that…

What’s the Boundary of Appropriateness for Secret Santa, and What Do I Do If I Hate the Person I…

Most of us work more than we live, which is to say we spend considerably more time at the office and with our coworkers than…

What Time Can I Leave Work the Wednesday Before Thanksgiving?

Most of us work more than we live, which is to say we spend considerably more time at the office and with our coworkers than…