Articles

Scent of a Workplace: When Noses Collide

By:  Laurie Trousil, MCDC Manager of Resources and Product Development
 
When was the last time that you entered a room and was over-powered by a woman's perfume? Have you ever shook hands with a man who smelled like he ate a garlic sandwich? Do you know someone with Multiple Chemical Sensitivities (MCS)? Modern workplaces are changing. ...
Jan 19



Tips for Making Small Talk In the Minnesota Workplace

By Sue Plaster, M.Ed.
 
“I have no cabin to talk about at work on Mondays in the summer.  I’ve never been ‘up north’ and since I work two jobs, I never have been fishing either!” “Sometimes when I do take a break, I sit by myself because the complaining and talking about others isn’t something I want to take part in. ...
Jan 14