Many workers would love the chance to telecommute or be in a job with flexible work options, but what would people be willing to do to get that opportunity? A new survey by FlexJobs discovered the following:
Sunday (November 3) is National Cliché Day (not exactly a Hallmark holiday, though some may argue that greeting cards are filled with clichés). Workplaces often contain their fair share of these overused, unoriginal expressions – perhaps because everyone knows them and can easily tell what the speaker is trying to say. But because they are so familiar, they also can give off the impression that the person saying them is bored, lacking in creativity, or simply going through the motions of his or her job – leading others to tune out or question the sincerity.