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Workplace: SWOT

Workplace: SWOT

SWOT: Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities, and Threats is what the acronym stands for. Used in strategic planning sessions and in organizational goal setting, SWOT is a tool that provides insights, focal areas for continued actions and behaviors as well as pinpoints...
Workplace: KIS at Work

Workplace: KIS at Work

KIS at work is not a call for inappropriate office behavior! It is a memorable acronym for Keep It Simple. (In the last century there was a second “s” that stood for “stupid” – thus the dropping of the last “s” in this century of conversation.) Keeping It Simple at...
Workplace: EA

Workplace: EA

Reading of a statewide, well-known natural resources advocate’s suicide last week, at age 42, calls the employee assistance program (EAP) to mind. EAPs include counselling and other resources meant to make life easier and more manageable. If your company has one,...
Workplace: KIS at Work

Workplace: Research

Research and development (R&D) are a business necessity; expense categories; learning opportunities; and potentially costly undertakings. Consider the R&D spending in 2020 to come up with a vaccine for COVID-19 – materials, labor, testing, more testing, and...