One million tiny plays about work
- One million tiny plays about work. Taylor, Craig // People Management;5/29/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p74
A fictional conversation between two men, who are cleaning cages at an exotic bird enclosure in Romford in England, about their work is presented.
- Just Add Water. // NZ Marketing Magazine;Jun2008, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p46
This article presents a fictional conversation between an old employee and a new employee about their job in their company's food enhancement division.
- Change the Conversation. Rubinstein, Lisa // Training & Development (1839-8561);Oct2013, Vol. 40 Issue 5, p18
The article discusses the challenges in maintaining the management relationships in and out of training room within the organization. It states that during the training period, people are oblivious about the facts that how to build a strong working relationship and maintain tough conversation...
- Untitled Image. // Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 146, March 18, 1914;1/1/1914, p23
The article presents a conversation between Mrs. McMurdoch and a temperance worker, who pays a surprise visit to the home of his pet convert Mr. McMurdoch.
- Blab Patrol. // Redbook;May99, Vol. 193 Issue 1A, p165
Gives pieces of advice on how to stop an unsolicited office conversation with a coworker.
- Not Without Purpose. Cross, Jay // T+D;Jun2006, Vol. 60 Issue 6, p42
The article discusses issues related to learning. The knowledge and know-how of workers are the most important things to business success. Workers get 80 percent of their job know-how informally. Informal learning is effective. It is the path to organizational profits. Informal learning does not...
- Money Where Your Mouth Is. Beaudoin, Stephen Marc // Just Out;5/16/2008, Vol. 25 Issue 14, p36
The author focuses on a male stripper named Kennedy whom he met at a club in the U.S. Following a conversation, he learned that the guy was assigned in Afghanistan as a Marine at a young age. He observes that Kennedy is struggling to live back normally as a civilian and is losing trust for the...
- Service Orientation and Persistence at Work. Chandrasekhar, S. Francis // Journal of Management Research (09725814);Jan2001, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p79
Service orientation as a helpful, thoughtful, considerate, cooperative, and kindhearted disposition is an altitude needed in all kinds of jobs that involve direct dealing with people. It is more important in service organizations. This study is of employees representing variety of jobs in a...
- Moonlighting across the U.S. // Compensation & Working Conditions;Jan2003, pN.PAG
Reports on the decline in the number of U.S. workers that held more than one job from 2000 to 2001. State with the largest decline in multiple jobholding rates; States with the lowest multiple jobholding rates; Explanation on multiple jobholders.