Diana Coker

5 Email Etiquette Rules Everyone Should Know

Workplace Culture - August 19, 2019

The average worker spends 28% of the workday reading and answering email, according to McKinsey analysis. For the average full-time worker in North America, that amounts ...

5 Habits That Are Killing Your Work Productivity

Workplace Culture - August 13, 2019

We spent years cultivating habits – some good and bad. Some of these habits are formed consciously while some, unconsciously. These are the habits are hard to break int...

Americans Don’t Have Access To Retirement Plans

Featured - July 19, 2019

We’re getting older. But that’s not the ugly, unspoken truth. For the first time, Americans as a whole aren’t saving nearly enough for retirement. According to data...

12 Positive Affirmations for Anxiety Relief

Anxiety is an excessive uneasiness and apprehension of the mind, which in most cases reflect the most horrible side of a sad situation. Hence, controlling your state of m...

135 Powerful Resume Action Verbs for Creative Positions

Interviews - July 11, 2019

It’s easy to get resume action verbs wrong. That’s probably why they’ve gotten such a bad reputation – most people dump action words to get past automated scannin...

How to Design a Successful Employee Induction Program

Leadership - July 10, 2019

Have you ever tried to think of why a new employee would suddenly develop mixed feeling over a dream job in just a few weeks? Poor or unimpressive “employee induction...

Asian Cities Most Expensive for Expats, New Mercer Survey Finds

Featured - July 08, 2019

Hong Kong ranks first in Mercer’s annual Cost of Living Survey for the second consecutive year. Eight out of the top ten costliest cities for expats are Asian cities. ...

July 4th Office Party Ideas That’ll Have Everyone Buzzing for Weeks!

With one of America’s most cherished holidays around the corner, you’re bound to need at least a couple of fun July 4th party ideas! Lucky for you, we’ve gone throu...

3 Tell-tale Signs of Employee Disengagement

It’s important to watch out for the signs of employee disengagement so that actions can be taken to reverse the situation. Mentioned in this post are the most common an...

How To Write A Post-Interview Thank You Note

Interviews - June 24, 2019

Getting a job of your dream these days may require more than just performing exceptionally well at interviews. More than one-in-five (22%) of hiring managers in the US sa...

Parental Leave for New Dads: Companies That Boosted Their Paternity Leave

Compensation - June 15, 2019

Parents in the workplace arguably give employers a hard time to manage, mostly new dads. However, some employers are putting more efforts to tackle parental leave issues ...

Should Women Always Wear High Heels In The Workplace?

Featured - June 07, 2019

A 17th-century law in Massachusetts, which was later introduced into the British parliament, placed penalties on women who lured men into marriage using high heeled shoes...

5 Telltale Signs Your Coworkers Secretly Hate You

Sometimes, it’s easier to handle it when your coworkers secretly hate you. It could save you the stress of open confrontations and frequent clash with them, while also ...

Top Entry-Level Jobs for Literature Majors

Recruitment - May 30, 2019

Finding suitable entry-level jobs for literature majors depends on a lot of factors. Of course, most people who choose careers in literature already have a long list of t...

Conflict Avoidance Lessons from Popular GOT Characters

Leadership - May 20, 2019

Conflict in the workplace is an unwelcome distraction. It arises when people from different cultures, with differing values, opinions and beliefs come together. It is so ...

Fun Summer Office Party Ideas Your Coworkers Won’t Hate

Workplace Culture - April 11, 2019

Everyone would be pleased with fun-filled summer office party ideas to wind down all the pressure from first-half of the year. Of course, this is the perfect time to expl...