Bringing Gratitude to the Workplace

What are the benefits of gratitude? One recent study by USC shows that the benefits of gratitude include, "better sleep, more exercise, reduced symptoms of physical pain, lower levels of inflammation, lower blood pressure, and a host of other things we associate with better health." When gratitude is a big part of the workplace culture, …

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Workplace Chaplains and COVID-19

Workplace chaplains are not a new idea. During the Industrial Revolution, pastors would preach from the factory floors. In the nineteenth-century Catholic teachings declared it was the duty of the Church to minister to the working poor and during the Great Depression, chaplains were hired to visit the workers on the Hoover Dam. In recent …

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Diversity in the Workplace

So what does diversity in the workplace mean? Well, first you have to understand the term diversity. The term diversity includes an understanding and acceptance that everyone is different, they have different personal characteristics that make them unique. These characteristics may include race, ethnicity, gender, religion, political ideologies, sexual orientation, age, physical abilities, or socioeconomic …

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Challenges and Opportunities For Women in Technology.

  There are some bright spots.  In developed and emerging economies, which are experiencing rapid aging. Jobs are likely to increase in traditional women-dominated sectors such as health and social services.  Jobs that require cognitive and interpersonal skills and thus may automatically decrease.  Dealing with the aging population will require both human workers and the …

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