Pay equity is a sensitive topic in today's workplace. The first rule of thumb everyone learns when they join the workforce...never ask what someone gets paid and never discuss what you are being paid. In this TED Talk, David Burkus discusses the secrecy of pay rates and why they should disappear.
The Easter Bunny has resigned on grounds of “inappropriate stereotyping,” fearing his association with the Easter holiday is having a serious impact on the health of rabbits around the world. The rabbit community feels more and more undermined by their commercial association. Read more of this humorous story!
What are you really worth? For most people climbing the career ladder, they feel they are over-worked and underpaid. We hate to break it to you, but if you feel like you’re being underpaid, it could be your own fault. And here’s why: You’re not asking!
The thought of being an entrepreneur is scary for some and a very comfortable situation for others. There are significant rewards for putting everything on the line, building a business and achieving success. However, that same drive that gives entrepreneurs that edge to win wants to take over everything they do.
Ever felt shortchanged after taking a training course? In today’s digital world, it is super easy for a so-called ‘expert’ to hang their shingle out there on the web and start getting results. That digital environment allows those ‘experts’ to dress up their site to appear rather professional and very credible. How can you avoid a situation that could adversely affect your professional development?