Take a Break: Why You Need to Use Those Vacation Days
Oct16

Take a Break: Why You Need to Use Those Vacation Days

Let’s break it down: U.S. workers are only using 77 percent of their paid time off, and the use of vacation days are at their lowest point in the past 40 years. What’s worse is that workers are forfeiting days, amounting to billions in lost benefits. However, not taking a vacation goes beyond lost benefits – it has an impact on your mental health. Think about it; vacations are offered as time off work, and if it weren’t crucial,...

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Monkeypox?! Here is what you need to know!
Oct07

Monkeypox?! Here is what you need to know!

Monkeypox? Monkeypox virus has invaded Bayelsa in Nigeria with 13 people currently infected and receiving treatment. The first case was one who killed a monkey and ate it with his family. Obviously all of them started showing symptoms. I don’t do graphic images so I struggled to find one to use as the featured image. No success -just a monkey sitting on a tree. Yeah I’m that squirmish. Honestly, this is my first time of...

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How To Reduce Stress In The Workplace
Jul24

How To Reduce Stress In The Workplace

How To Reduce Stress In The Workplace It’s Friday afternoon and you are about as far into your URGENT to do list as you were this morning. The chances of you clocking out at five are slim to non- existing, you know very well that you will have to pick up emails over the weekend, and that all the tasks you didn’t get through today will still be there when you return on Monday. Not only will they still be there, they will be on top of...

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Lekki British School Saga: What would you have done?
Jun30

Lekki British School Saga: What would you have done?

LEKKI BRITISH SCHOOL POISONING ATTEMPT HAS GOT NEARLY EVERYONE JUDGING AND CURSING! A few weeks ago, I shared the sad true life tale of a 3 year old boy found hanged and dead in his school’s toilet. Nobody could tell how this happened. Quickly as with most news, this sad occurrence was quickly forgotten, schools didn’t learn from it – after all it didn’t happen in their school and God forbid, it can never...

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Office hygiene: How clean is your desk?
Jun26

Office hygiene: How clean is your desk?

Hygiene In The Office. How Clean is Your Desk? Where is the place your mind goes when you hear the words bacteria ridden? Toilet seats? The corner of the fridge where the tomato has been degrading? The sweaty gym shorts under the bed? But what about your office desk? I bet you’re looking at it right now. Notebooks scattered around. A pen in between your teeth. A greasy smudge on your mouse from breakfast. Well, a recent study carried...

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5 Common Workplace Hazards you can’t afford to ignore
Jun22

5 Common Workplace Hazards you can’t afford to ignore

Don’t Ignore These 5 Common Workplace Hazards No matter what your work environment is office, restaurant, warehouse, showroom, construction site, store. There is going to be potential hazards. And surprisingly, a lot of them will be similar in any of those working environments. This blog will take a look at 5 of the most common workplace hazards that can easily go unchecked. 1. Slips, Trips and Falls Would you believe that the most...

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