Jane Harper

How To Deal With A Stalker At Work?

Q & A with Jane - June 08, 2018

It doesn’t matter if you’re a college student or a professional, stalking can be quite an unpleasant experience. Jane Harper at The HR Digest is here to give ...

5 Signs Your HR Manager is Doing A Terrible Job

Leadership - May 31, 2018

Employers and employees would toil a lot to make very small success in an organization when the HR manager is doing a terrible job. Aside from introducing dump corporate ...

What To Do When A Relative Doesn’t Pay for Using Your Professional Skills?

One of the first rules of conducting successful business is straight up asking for an advance payment. This applies even when you’ve been commissioned by a relative...

What To Do When An Employee is Chronically Absent for Silly Reasons?

What is an appropriate policy for a 20 member company where an employee’s absence means that someone else has to cover their work? Dear Jane:  We interviewed for a pos...

The Mooch Coworker: Why Am I Still Paying for Her Lunch Every Day?

Some coworkers are harder to gauge than others, but there are a few types like the talkative coworker, the depressed smelly cubicle mate and the mooch coworker who need t...

My Coworker Kissed Me. I’m Absolutely Petrified. Apologizing To Him is Out of Question. What Next?

Canoodling with an office coworker might cause real trouble. It may seem like there’ll never be a danger, but kissing a coworker is guaranteed to change things. Dear Ja...

My Coworker Picks Nose At Work. It Irks Me Out; I’ve Literally Gagged in the Office.

We all have that coworker who has an annoying habit or two. It could be banging their fingers as they type on the keyboard or whistling all day long. But what happens whe...

A Coworker I Work Closely With is Infuriatingly Incompetent. How Do I Report Him?

Incompetence can cause workplace conflict, and in many cases, it can escalate to a level where it starts affecting coworkers morale. Jane Harper is here to advise you on...

My Boss is Rude To Me. I Am At The wit’s End.

It’s bad enough to have to work with co-workers who don’t support you, but when your boss is rude, it can affect your morale.  Jane Harper is here to advise ...

5 Quick Tips to Get Hired Fast

Interviews - April 19, 2018

So, you’ve been sending out tailored resumes for positions you think you’re perfectly qualified for. And maybe you have been searching for a new job for a while, but ...

What Can You Do When You Face Pregnancy Discrimination?

Employee Benefits - April 17, 2018

Individual experiences at work as employees are quite distinctive. Sometimes, it feels like you’re the only one that has ever experienced such. Yes, it’s alwa...

How To Make Yourself More Valuable To Your Team

Leadership - April 10, 2018

Our present economy comes with its unique set of challenges, with layoffs and salary cuts being some of the most rampant. Even after many hours of work and denial of pers...

Why It Pays To Be Nice To Your Employees?

Workplace Culture - April 02, 2018

We often refer to being nice as a good quality, but some employers think it’s a sign of weakness at work. Could that be true? Job satisfaction is the best way to descri...

What Can You Include in an Employment Verification Letter?

An employment verification letter is the only formal document that confirms that an employee is working or has been previously employed by a firm. Letter of employment is...

How to Quit Job

Employee Benefits - February 27, 2018

Leaving a job could bring different feelings. Sometimes it feels like you are finally making a prison break, sometimes you struggle to quit your job because of the existi...

How To Deal With A Narcissist Coworker

Leadership - February 17, 2018

Have you ever worked with a narcissist coworker? Well, most people have not experienced a narcissist at work due to stagnation in their population, about 1% according to ...