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Workplace: Restaurant Rules

Restaurant rules abound from health departments around the world. Wash your hands. Handle food properly. Report illnesses. Provide access to your restaurant space. Health inspections are made and reports written – even listed in the newspaper. Restroom signs remind us...

Workplace: Groundskeeping

Groundskeeping involves the actions of taking care of the grounds, yard, and outdoor spaces that surround a building. Some definitions include tending land for aesthetic and functional purposes in institutional settings. Groundskeeping involves, pruning trees, mowing...

Workplace: Entrances

Entrances include architectural spaces and human entries into a room. The entrances of architectural spaces are today’s focus. Over the last months of summer, I began noticing how many public and commercial entrances were uninviting because of the amount of trash and...

Workplace: Time

Time sheets. Time management. Time pieces (watches and clocks). Timeless. Timecards. Deadlines. Time, both as a measurement and as a concept, is a part of every workday. How we use the time is what matters. At the beginning of my career, I discovered that my sense of...

Workplace: Hygiene

Hygiene is a workplace issue. People who smell – good or bad – can distract others, cause allergies, and create both lack of productivity and potential danger. People with unkempt hair and nails are a hazard in food, medical, and people-care businesses. As hard as it...

Workplace: Gig

Have you heard the term “gig”? It is increasingly in daily use when describing work and work-related objects. The ways in which the word gig gets used in today include the following. Gig. A temporary work assignment that may last an hour, a week, or a lifetime but...

Workplace: Cubicle Care – the People

Last week, the physical spaces of cubicle care were addressed. This week let’s address caring for people – ourselves and others – in the cubicle world. Cubicle workspaces were meant to save space and create more collaborative work environments. In some cases,...