Skillsoft Blog

World Day for Safety and Health at Work

By Norman Ford

World Day for Safety and Health at Work

For the past 14 years April 28th is an important date on the calendars for those of us involved in compliance.

Why?

Because the 28th of April was chosen by the International Labour Organization (ILO), a group of 187 member states whose goal is to promote decent working conditions for all women and men, as the day to shine a spotlight on Health and Safety at work.

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Perspectives Day 1

By Tara O’Sullivan

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The lights dimmed enveloping us in darkness with nothing but fist pumping music filling the air as Bill Donoghue, aka Chief Bottle Washer, took to the stage and officially opened our 2017 user conference.

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The F Word – Does Feminism belong in the workplace?

By Tara O’Sullivan

Does Feminism belong in the workplace?

If it wasn’t already obvious from my earlier posts, I am a passionate, and outspoken feminist. And proud of it. So I was more than taken aback when I recently had an animated discussion on the subject of feminism with a colleague who expressed that being openly feminist in the workplace can be detrimental to your career.

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The Pipeline Post

By Orange Grove Consulting

The Pipeline Post

Question—Why are there still so few women and minorities in the workforce?

Answer—The “pipeline”—there just aren’t any women or minorities with the right skills available for hire.

Wrong.

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