Crawling out from under work overload

  • October 18, 2008

Recently, an admin wrote on our online forum (prapforum.typepad.com/) that she felt swallowed whole by her job, doing work that had originally been spread among five...

What’s on your desk? Yes, it does matter

  • October 07, 2008

To some, a desk filled with personal photos and Beanie Babies is unprofessional, not to mention distracting. For others, it’s a healthy way to add a personal...

No need to reverify expired driver’s license

  • March 02, 2007

Q. I was interested in your recent article discussing reverifying employees' I-9 documents when they expire. Does this mean that if a worker shows a driver's license as...

Tips for an office makeover

  • August 01, 2006

Most of our workspaces are homely, not homey. But we spend more of our waking hours at work than at home, and workplace design has been shown to influence performance...

Getting multiple signatures

  • April 20, 2006

Question: We currently have a problem with documents that need several signatures taking an unacceptable length of time to obtain those signatures.  I have...