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Wednesday, 12 Apr, 2006

Are You A Workaholic?

Miles Cooper presents a guide to recognising the signs of workaholism in ourselves and those around us... Does this scenario sound familiar to you? You love your work and are responsible for multiple projects and tasks that continue to be assigned to you or your group. You actually thrive on…
Wednesday, 12 Apr, 2006

Dealing With The Big Bad Boss!

Our resident careers guru, Miles Cooper, shares some strategies for dealing with a bad boss A number of years ago I worked under a guy (who shall remain nameless!) whose obsessive and domineering manner turned a successful and growing enterprise into what can only be described as a shambles. Around…
Founder of Just Fight On, Jo Anne Brown, speaks exclusively to Care Appointments about bullying and harassment at work. Bullying only happens to weak people. It only happens in school playgrounds. It’s just a ‘personality clash’. You get better results with ‘strong’ management. Actually, none of these are true but…
Tuesday, 21 Mar, 2006

Fit For Work?

Miles Cooper insists that the fitter and healthier we are the better we will do our jobs and the more we will enjoy our lives. Sounds like good advice doesn’t it? But are we actually listening? Many of us are overweight and out of shape. That’s an undeniable fact. Recent…
Friday, 3 Jan, 2014

Before You Go...

So you've decided to move on to pastures new. Before doing so, Miles Cooper suggests you consult your contract of employment...What if I don't have a written contract of employment?Many people all over the world work without written employment contracts and there are many reasons for this including the nature…
Are you preparing to resign from your current job? Some job seekers have a hard time doing so, either because they love the job and their co-workers or because they can't stand the job and can't wait to leave. Curious? Then read on. This article is really two articles in…
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