Tag Archives: office life

What’s in your office fridge? At Idea Tree in York, it’s beer and condiments

A couple of weeks ago, I asked people to share their work fridge stories in response to the drama we’ve been having here at YDR. I got one response. One. Quality isn’t quantity, I remind you. That one response came … Continue reading

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Office dogs reduce stress, raise satisfaction

Last month we blogged about “take your dog to work day” – but a new study shows that making your dog a permanent fixture in the office has positive affects, CNBC.com is reporting: A recent study from the Virginia Commonwealth … Continue reading

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Are you bringing your dog to work Friday? Let us know.

Friday marks national Take Your Dog to Work Day. The holiday was created in 1999 by Pet Sitters International to celebrate the great companions dogs make and to encourage their adoption from shelters. Are your or your company participating? Let … Continue reading

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Pack a healthy lunch for work to fuel yourself and stop junk food cravings

It’s that awkward time between breakfast and lunch. The office candy jar a few desks over is somehow telepathically communicating “eat me” to your stomach. Thoughts of the vending machine and the variety of salty potato chips behind the glass … Continue reading

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Five tips for tackling stressful situations

It’s pretty much a law that there will be times when stress at work will seem overwhelming. Whether it’s the pressure to answer all 100 e-mails that have suddenly flooded your inbox or your boss moving up the deadline on … Continue reading

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Body Mod in the workplace: OK or still taboo?

Lately I’ve been thinking about body modification,  i.e. tattoos, piercings, etc. Why people get them and how it affects their experiences going forward. In 2010, a PEW research study found that about 4 in 10 “milennials,” (generations Y’ers if you … Continue reading

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Want a laugh? Check out ‘Goldman Sachs elevator gossip’ on Twitter.

A friend turned me on to this Twitter account the other day. He knows I’m a business reporter. He also knows that I’m easily amused and intrigued by irrationally arrogant behavior. Take, for example, remarks like this one. And conversations … Continue reading

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Office holiday party etiquette

As the holidays approach, one event seems to hang over people’s heads like a rain cloud: the office party. What do you wear? Do you drink? How do you avoid becoming “that person” who got drunk and ambushed the boss … Continue reading

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Halloween at the Daily Record!

Here at the Daily Record, we’re not only serious about getting the latest news out to York County – we’re also serious about Halloween! Check out some pictures of Daily Record staffers dressed up in their Halloween finest. I’ll be … Continue reading

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Halloween at the office: Get ready to show off your spooky side!

It’s that time of year again, when witches and goblins, politicians and pop-culture icons invade the cubicles and break rooms of businesses across the country. In some offices, competition for the best costume can be fierce, and FlipsidePA  is upping … Continue reading

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