Jane Harper

How to network during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Q & A with Jane - October 04, 2020

“I am unsure of how I should network during the pandemic while also maintaining social distancing.” ...

Zoom Etiquette : 20 video call tips to help you put your best face forward!

Tools & Technology - September 09, 2020

Working from home? We have 20 golden rules for good video conferencing AKA Zoom etiquette for hosts and attendees. ...

Working Mothers More Burdened by Household Chores and Childcare during Lockdown

Featured - September 07, 2020

Mothers are more likely to have reduced work hours, lost jobs, and doing the bulk of childcare at home at the cost of paid work. ...

Bringing your dog to work can promote wellbeing and productivity

Employee Benefits - August 26, 2020

In celebration of International Dog Day, we’re digging into some of the perks of bringing your dog to work. ...

Dear Jane, I’m facing discrimination at work

Q & A with Jane - August 23, 2020

Hi Jane, I fear I could risk getting exposed to coronavirus while on the job. Is my employer required to provide me with protective gear? ...

Awkward! Posting the wrong things on social media could cost you

Workplace Culture - August 21, 2020

Spare a thought for these embarrassed employees who posted their most cringe-worthy moments in recent days. ...

8 Office Ice breaker Activities & Games Your Team Will Love

Workplace Culture - August 19, 2020

There is no particular format of office icebreaker activies; they can be something casual that breaks the ice and gets the people talking. ...

How to Answer: “What is your greatest achievement?” interview question

Interviews - August 04, 2020

Practice, clarity and professional achievement that can be quantified in terms of return on investment or data that supports your decision, is a good way to answer the ac...

High-Paying Tech Jobs Without College Degree : High Pay Jobs Without Degree

Tools & Technology - August 01, 2020

You don’t need to have stellar grades and certifications to get into specific tech jobs. ...

8 Signs You’re the Boss’s Favorite Employee

Favoritism is a common phenomenon in any workplace environment, and there are a few signs to determine if you are your boss’s favourite as well. ...

Your Due Diligence HR Compliance Checklist

This year’s continuing focus on the pandemic and growing concerns over business disruptions means your company needs to make sure its HR policies and procedures cover a...

#KuToo: Time’s up for mandatory high heels at work

One in 10 Japanese companies force women to wear make-up and high heels at work, research finds amid growing and vocal movements against the nation’s sexist dress code ...

7 major types of pre-employment tests to screen applicants

Interviews - July 13, 2020

By implementing pre-employment assessment tests, employers can gather relevant, reliable candidate-related information and make an objective hiring decision. ...

Crisil says $160 million loss due to H1B Visa change marginal for Indian IT firms

Featured - July 08, 2020

The H1B visa suspension by the US government will cost Indian IT firms  $160 million and have a marginal 0.25-0.30 percent impact on their profitability, CRISIL, a domes...

Q&A With Jane: I’m putting longer hours at work remotely

Q & A with Jane - July 04, 2020

COVID-19 spread is challenging day-to-day life in unprecedented ways. All sections of society – including employees and employers – should play a vital role to protec...

Can I be forced to return to work during Coronavirus?

Q & A with Jane - July 01, 2020

‘Do I have to go back to work?’ The question is on everyone’s mind these days. As some states across the nation reopen, more workers are being asked to ...