I’ve been working for many (many, many) years towards getting a business off the ground. The vision began with a joke between a friend of mine and myself. We were both career counsellors at an employment agency and were commenting on the need for some of our clients to understand the importance of their attitude, wardrobe, manners and behaviour choices. We thought it would be funny to have our own etiquette business to teach these necessary but absent skills. After some time and several clients later, I began to
Whether we like it or not, agree with it or not, judgments will be made about us. If we do not take into consideration how we look or act, these judgments may not be in our favour. Furthermore, these assumptions may not only be made about us but could be made about our positions, our departments and/or the organizations we work for. Therefore, it is very important to put thoughtful consideration into our appearance and behaviour.
No one wants a strike. Striking is a last resort when an agreement cannot be made by an organization and its workers. Employees do not want to relinquish their pay cheques to walk a picket line and employers don’t want to loose the labour. Any public involved do not want the inconvenience of lost production, services or having to cross that picket line. As unpleasant as they are, sometimes they are a necessary evil in order to move forward. When presented with a strike situation, there a few things to
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