9 09, 2019

Are You the Sad Face in the Workplace? Why Employees Are Unhappy at Work and What Managers Can Do to Help

2019-09-09T14:05:59+08:00 September 9th, 2019|HR Consulting Services, Psychosocial Hazards|

Every worker is unique with an individual disposition, background, set of beliefs and expectations. So stress at work will vary from person to person. A few factors that pop up consistently across sectors however are work overload, lack of autonomy, hectic shift hours, weak or ineffective management, discrimination, bullying and harassment. While a certain level of stress is normal, even desirable in a workplace, excessive levels are counterproductive, creating a

5 08, 2019

Intervene Now! Timely Intervention Helps Mitigate the Effects of a Difficult Workplace Environment

2019-08-06T14:41:26+08:00 August 5th, 2019|Coaching and Management Support, Conflict Resolution and Mediation, HR Consulting Services|

Managers busy running their organisations are vulnerable to complications that can crop up unnoticed through simple daily human interactions in the workplace. Issues can be very difficult with areas of danger including discrimination, sexual harassment, misconduct and conflict of interest. When ignored or left unaddressed, these problems fester over time, often becoming contentious or even litigious. In addition to potential lawsuits and legal hassles, these workplace issues can lead to

17 06, 2019

Employee Resentment and Discontent

2019-04-08T10:15:16+08:00 June 17th, 2019|Coaching and Management Support, HR Consulting Services|

It can be daunting for managers to know how to respond to employee resentment and dissatisfaction at work. Substantial research indicates that employees go to work to find purpose, contentment and meaning and not just to earn money. Few things can sabotage performance and productivity as much as festering, corrosive resentment. There are many examples; you may be excited about managing your team and leading the project until you come