Vincy Workplace
I find myself riveted by the Olympic games. The stories behind the athletes almost always make me emotional thinking about the pain and discipline of ...
August 19, 2016
Vincy Workplace
The proposed cyber crime bill here in St Vincent and the Grenadines has caused an international firestorm of reaction because of the severe punishment...
August 12, 2016
Vincy Workplace
In some organizations, the relationship between supervisor and worker is more like adversaries instead of allies. Whether you are a supervisor or a wo...
August 5, 2016
Vincy Workplace
You’ve spent what seems to be your entire adult life studying to be a lawyer or doctor or maybe you got a business degree. Regardless, you’ve work...
July 29, 2016
Vincy Workplace
Chances are you’ve been taught to believe that if you get a job and you do it well, you’ll be promoted upwards in the workplace. Well, nothing cou...
July 22, 2016
Vincy Workplace
Do you work for a great company? Do you look forward to going to work, seeing your co-workers and actually enjoy the work that you do on a daily basis...
July 15, 2016
Vincy Workplace
At this time of the year, many college and university students are looking for an unpaid internship for the summer. How you present yourself if you do...
July 8, 2016
Vincy Workplace
Just about everyone knows about Facebook; it’s a popular social media platform that makes it possible to connect with friends, family and even stran...
July 1, 2016
Vincy Workplace
There is a joke that employers in the Caribbean don’t really fire employees unless that person works really hard to be fired. If there is any truth ...
June 10, 2016
Vincy Workplace
Exceptional Customer Service to All Customers Part II This week, we will continue to take a look at simple ways any organization can improve the stand...
June 3, 2016
Vincy Workplace
IN EVERY WORK ENVIRONMENT there is a person who just seems to go out of his/her way to make others miserable. Some are never satisfied; others just co...
May 27, 2016
Vincy Workplace
ONE OF THE advantages of being a small island is everyone seems to know everyone else. But that can also serve as a disadvantage when conducting busin...
May 13, 2016
Vincy Workplace
THERE are not many managers who enjoy the expensive process of hiring new employees. Employers dread hiring, because they need to spend money to adver...
May 6, 2016
Vincy Workplace
EVERY NOW and then we all need to be reminded that there are certain behaviours that are just not tolerated in the workplace. You may think that every...
April 29, 2016
Vincy Workplace
WHETHER you are interviewing for the first time or you’ve done quite a few, it’s always a good idea to brush up your interviewing skills on a regu...
April 22, 2016
Vincy Workplace
HOW MANY TIMES have you listened to a motivational speaker or read a good book that lifted your spirits and for about two days, maybe a week, you real...
April 15, 2016
Vincy Workplace
WHAT MAKES workers procrastinate? At times it seems like procrastination is almost a contagious disease that does not discriminate and attacks regardl...
April 8, 2016
Vincy Workplace
NO JOB IS PERMANENT. At some point, you will be required to change jobs or even your career path. Whether you leave voluntarily, are laid off or fired...
April 1, 2016
Vincy Workplace
RESOLVING problems quickly and in a sensible way is essential in the workplace. Small concerns can balloon into big issues when the right problem solv...
March 24, 2016
Vincy Workplace
THERE is a famous quote that says “Success seems to be largely a matter of holding on after others have let go.”… Career success, like any o...
March 18, 2016
Vincy Workplace
MANY PEOPLE dread job interviews. The interview is basically an opportunity for the potential employer to get to know you and for you to convince them...
March 11, 2016
Vincy Workplace
SOMETIMES I wonder if some customer service representatives and the companies they work for understand the frustrations of the customer. The term R...
March 4, 2016
Vincy Workplace
AS THE PUBLIC and private sectors push to a gentler, more efficient way to meet the demands of their customers, it’s important to remember the follo...
February 26, 2016
Vincy Workplace
A reader asked the question on what she should do about a boss who is requesting sexual favours. What do you do if you are certain that your boss is m...
February 19, 2016
Vincy Workplace
The art of saying “thank you” is not dead. In fact, it needs to be a critical part of your career and business development strategy. Everyone like...
February 5, 2016
Vincy Workplace
Sometimes we take ourselves so seriously that we move close to the point of losing it, and some people do. Stress and problems exist in every workplac...
January 29, 2016
Vincy Workplace
Savvy employees know that no job is guaranteed and in order to move up he or she must go out and actively seek opportunities for advancement. However,...
January 22, 2016
Vincy Workplace
There is a famous quote that says, “Success seems to be largely a matter of holding on after others have let go.” Career success, like any other type ...
January 15, 2016
Vincy Workplace
No matter what we may say, appearance matters. Once first impressions are made, it’s a herculean task to overcome them, especially when they’re negati...
January 8, 2016
Vincy Workplace
If you haven’t worked all year and you finally have an opportunity to work this Christmas season, it’s important to do everything you can to excel...
December 18, 2015
Vincy Workplace
It’s a scene that is played out around office buildings worldwide. An error is made and the office erupts in a heated discussion about whose fault i...
December 11, 2015
Vincy Workplace
At a time when business competition is fierce, it’s amazing that companies still see employee development as a luxury line item, instead of...
October 30, 2015
Vincy Workplace
There are many serious workplace issues that impact productivity, morale, the general wellbeing of each worker, and the overall profitability of a com...
October 23, 2015
Vincy Workplace
It’s the way the telephone is answered, the way you are treated as you wait in line to be served, the length of time it takes to be acknowledged, th...
October 16, 2015