HR for Business: What happens next?

With Malaika T. Edwards There have been several articles published recently with useful suggestions and guidelines on how workplaces can safely reopen in light of the current pandemic. In this...

May 25, 2020
Coronavirus

The virtual workspace

With Malaika T. Edwards It has been a month since my last article and a lot has changed. In the March article [COVID- 19 and the Workplace], I discussed different things that business owners c...

April 16, 2020
Opinions

COVID-19 and the workplace

With Malaika T. Edwards It is not business as usual. The coronavirus has impacted our daily lives and from all indications will continue to have an impact for some time. We have all been gi...

March 21, 2020
Opinions

Human resources for small businesses

With Malaika T. Edwards Happy New Year! As in previous years, I wish for you all good things and the very best in your professional endeavors. In several articles in the ‘Career Corner’, I ...

January 16, 2020
Business

Career Corner: Year in Review

Season’s Greetings from the Career Corner! It’s already December and we are again approaching the end of another year. At the close of 2018, I discussed ‘Gift Giving at Christmas’ and shared a few ...

December 11, 2019
Opinions

Career Corner: Starting a new job

If you’ve been a reader of this column, you would have seen articles where I discussed the importance of having a well-crafted resume, the benefits of networking during your job search, and how to eng...

October 08, 2019
Opinions

Career Corner: Workplace wellness

In a nutshell, workplace wellness refers to the programmes, policies and benefits that are designed for employees to facilitate healthy behaviour in the workplace. Despite its importance, organization...

September 06, 2019
Opinions

Career Corner: Let's discuss mental health

When we think about mental health and mental health issues, images of homelessness and tattered clothes often come to mind. Unfortunately, this image is true for some persons, but for many others, men...

August 18, 2019
Opinions