Cubicle

  • 5 Tech Jobs That Won't Keep You Stuck In A Cubicle

    5 Tech Jobs That Won't Keep You Stuck In A Cubicle

    By Gigi Douban Got enough tech skills to know AJAX isn't something you break out to clean your bathtub? You're in luck. Demand is huge for workers with technology skills like programmers, software engineers and network engineers. And there will always be a need for the corporate tech support guy or gal.... Continue Reading

  • You Thought Cubicles Were Hell? Try 'Open Plan' Offices

    You Thought Cubicles Were Hell? Try 'Open Plan' Offices

    By Kelly Eggers It sure sounded like a good idea. When Tuft and Lach Law, a small law practice in St. Paul, Minn., opted for open, shared office space, they didn't expect to hate it. After all, numerous academic studies have shown that workers are more productive in open offices and, in the trend-setting... Continue Reading

  • Stressed At Work? Build Yourself An Anti-Stress Arsenal

    Stressed At Work? Build Yourself An Anti-Stress Arsenal

    By Kelly Gurnett Sometimes there's no escaping stress on the job. Deadlines come one on top of the other, bosses start yelling, and as much as you'd love to just up and leave, fleeing isn't an option if you'd still like to collect a paycheck. How's a harried worker to avoid being overwhelmed? Continue Reading

  • How to Stick It Out at a Job You Hate

    How to Stick It Out at a Job You Hate

    By Kola Olaosebikan Sometimes work can feel like a bad marriage. When you find "the one" on jobharmony.com, the thrill is almost overwhelming. You send in a resume and seduce someone into talking to you. You do the dance, sign the paperwork and raise glasses to what should be a beautiful relationship. Continue Reading

  • What Does Your Cubicle Say About You?

    What Does Your Cubicle Say About You?

    "My cubicle tells others three things that are of utmost importance to me -- faith, family and my small business," says Carmin Wharton, an educator from Tampa, Fla. Among the items: family pictures, a floral centerpiece from her daughter's wedding reception, small spiritual books, file folders for her business,... Continue Reading

  • The Incredible Shrinking Office

    The Incredible Shrinking Office

    flickr.com/photos/stewf Maybe you've recently been laid off ... or perhaps your parting of ways with your former employer is not so recent, and you're still doggedly out pounding the pavement, rejiggering your résumé, and search-search-searching for a job. I know how you feel. I've been there too.... Continue Reading

  • Cubicle Etiquette: Your Biggest Complaints ... Solved

    Cubicle Etiquette: Your Biggest Complaints ... Solved

    Robert Half International Incessant phone-ringing, constant keyboard clacking, neighbors chatting: these are but a few of the annoyances cubicle dwellers must deal with on a daily basis. While working in an open-plan environment has its perks -- easy interaction with teammates and increased camaraderie, to name... Continue Reading