Infographics: why and how to use them

You’ve probably seen those really neat comic-strip looking posts floating around on the web. They usually contain big bubbly letters and numbers, easy to read factoids, and colorful graphics. They are, the appropriately named, infographics. Aside from being easy to read, infographics are unbelievably useful at delivering eye-catching information to web users. More and more…

How to deal with a bully as an adult

First appeared here. When we think of the word “bullying”, our minds almost always place us in grade school- imagining a bigger kid picking on a smaller one, or picturing teenage girls whispering about a less “popular” girl. While we’d like to think that bullying is confined to the young, naive, ignorant minds of schoolchildren,…

Hilarious “Not My F@#$%*& Job” Pictures

First appeared here. Not all the time, but sometimes, our job requires that little extra effort that comes at an incredibly inopportune time (like when we’re in a TERRIBLE mood, someone ELSE has inconvenienced us, or when we’re just feeling super lazy). In such cases, we breed the mentality that that is just “not my…

8 Quick Safety Fixes Your Office Needs Right Now

First appeared here. I often find myself (arrogantly) believing that because I work in a non-threatening office setting, I’m impervious to workplace safety hazards. I look around the typical office and I see non-threatening fluorescent lighting, drab carpets, innocent office chairs and complacent computers. It’s not like I’m risking my life walking up on tall…

18 GIFs that describe how we all feel at work sometimes

First appeared here. With everything we do in life, there’s good and bad moments. This is especially true at our workplaces. At work, we have those moments where we feel amazing, and we power through our day. Other times, we just can’t shake the feeling of being distracted, tired, etc. These 18 hilarious GIF’s show…

10 GIFs that accurately sum up what a lack of safety looks like

First appeared here. Wonder what it looks like when you fail to carry through with proper safety measures? These 10 GIF’s accurately sum it up. 1. Lack of Fall Protection //giphy.com/embed/l2YWlnTS3tTMLUCgo via GIPHY 2. The riskiness of not wearing EYE Protection //giphy.com/embed/26uf8MiQgkfWN7BFC via GIPHY 3. Your Safety Manager When You Goof Around //giphy.com/embed/752AAmG6x6rgk via GIPHY 4. When you don’t…