Q & A with Jane

My Work Email Is Flooded With Queries on Completion Timeline by a Coworker

My Work Email Is Flooded With Queries on Completion Timeline by a Coworker

Is the work pressure upsetting your mind? Ask Jane how to react in a situation like this.

6 months ago

Boss Very Reluctant to Praise Any Hard Work or Initiative

When all situations seem against you, Jane can pull you out of the miseries in the workplace. See what she…

6 months ago

My colleagues are reluctant to come back to office, and I think work suffers…

Can your employer force you to come back to office? Jane gets a letter from a frustrated worker who wants…

7 months ago

Can Your Employer Require You to Get a COVID-19 Vaccine?

Major companies like Facebook, Google, and Lyft are considering mandatory vaccination for their workers.

9 months ago

MOTIVATION AT WORK: How to walk those extra miles as a manager?

Management is nothing more than motivating other people–American automobile executive, Lido Anthony “Lee” Iacocca. What is makes organizations like Apple,…

1 year ago

How to know if a company has work-life balance?

Dear Jane, I am currently working in a job that requires me to work beyond the contracted hours every week.…

1 year ago

Q&A With Jane: My boss publicly criticized me in an email to our whole office

The brutal and straightforward answers to HR-related queries and concerns. Send in your queries with the subject line ‘Ask JANE…

1 year ago

How to show appreciation to mentor?

Dear Jane, Eight years ago, I landed an entry level job at a company in an industry that I had…

1 year ago

How to network during the COVID-19 pandemic?

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

2 years ago

Dear Jane, I’m facing discrimination at work

Hi Jane, I fear I could risk getting exposed to coronavirus while on the job. Is my employer required to…

2 years ago

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

COVID-19 spread is challenging day-to-day life in unprecedented ways. All sections of society – including employees and employers – should…

2 years ago

Can I be forced to return to work during Coronavirus?

'Do I have to go back to work?' The question is on everyone's mind these days. As some states across…

2 years ago

COVID-19 Tips for Remote Work And Best Practices

Over the past few weeks, more and more companies have asked employees to work from home. Even if you're used…

2 years ago

Dear Jane, My Boss Takes Credit For My Work! What’s Your Advice?

To succeed at work, you not only need to work hard but also get the credit due to you. What…

3 years ago

My Employer Makes Us Use Personal Credit Card For Company Expenses

Sometimes, not having the "awkward expensing conversation" sends the wrong message. It’s a dicey situation, but one that can lead…

3 years ago

My Coworker Won’t Stop Staring At Me.

Sometimes, not confronting a coworker who keeps staring at you sends the wrong message. It’s a dicey situation, but one…

3 years ago