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Image by Mohamed Hassan from Pixabay In 2015, FastCompany published an article titled, "5 Things Your Employees Wish They Could Tell You," which you can find here: https://www.fastcompany.com/3045282/5-things-your-employees-wish-they-could-tell-you Seven years later, has anything really changed? The five things employees wanted to tell the boss were: 1. “YOUR COMMUNICATION SKILLS NEED WORK” 2....

[buzzsprout episode='11505484' player='true'] Let's kill the notion of forced corporate fun. You know what I'm talking about. The kind of bull 💩 that strikes fear in the heart of every introvert working for you...

Connect the dots, la la la la. ➡️Corporate America wants the balance of power to rest firmly with them. ➡️The Fed wants to crash the job market and see unemployment rise. ➡️Oh, and those who remain employed will see their wages stagnate. So… can these TRAPs really be that big of a...

[buzzsprout episode='11517475' player='true'] Key topics: ✔️ ICYMI news, 10/17 - 10/21. ✔️ 1 in 4 Americans say they will skip Thanksgiving this year due to the costs. But on the same day, CNBC is telling us how great the stonk market is. Uh, is that helping any of...

Photo by Gwen King on Unsplash One of the responses to Carly’s post replied that he had a boss who accused him of leaving early each day and when he pointed out that he left at 5pm, which was not “leaving early,” the boss told him...

[buzzsprout episode='11368300' player='true'] "It's all about money, not freedom. Nothing to do with freedom. If you think you're free, try going somewhere without money." " Go back to bed, America. Your government is in control again...

Image created by me using Canva. Corporate Puff Piece, Line 1. Your party is waiting for you at the service desk.   "Is hybrid work good for team culture?" -https://www.linkedin.com/news/story/is-hybrid-work-good-for-team-culture-4981953/ They answer their own question pretty quickly in the blurb: "Hybrid work really is good for office culture, and there’s research...

Ding, ding, ding! "American workers quit 4.2 million jobs in August, but one type of employee appears to be getting cold feet about switching employers or quitting to take a career timeout: office workers. Worries about slowdowns, such as Amazon’s recently announced hiring freeze for retail corporate...

[buzzsprout episode='11474719' player='true'] Recently, Orlando Miner published a great video titled, "The Housing Market Bubble Just Popped." Someone needs to tell greedy sellers here in the Midwest LOL. A lot of them haven't gotten the memo yet. At about 8:30, he makes the comment about "sitting out...

I’ve not been shy in saying I do not think the true unemployment rate is 3.5 or 3.7%. I also do not believe the jobs “added” month after month are: a) legitimate; b) offering a living wage with benefits; and c) ever going to actually...