HR policies regarding Smoking at workplace – Case Study

Anti tobacco campaign for business

You work for a company called Allied Engineering that has only one location and owns its own building. The company has decided that it is time to enforce stricter policies about smoking in the workplace. As a senior member of HR, you have been asked to write a company-wide memo explaining the new policies. The memo will go out under the name of the company president. You have been asked by the executive team to make the memo firm but fair, meaning that the company wants to ensure that the…

Why does personal appearance matter? (In a professional setting)

Rollingpens professional appearance

Though performance and quality of work are the most important factors, while evaluating a person in a workplace, personal appearance is no less important either. Personal appearance has an immediate effect on the all the stakeholders which share the same work environment, they may be co-workers, bosses or the clients. Personal appearance is the first thing a person gives out to other people; it is the beginning of interpretation of an individual’s personality by others. The first impression itself regulates how people will communicate and react to the individual’s presence,…