There is no doubt about it that many of us spend a big chunk of our time working and trying to make ends meet when it comes to earning a living. It is part and parcel of daily life it seems, but working isn’t always the fun and passionate environment we hope we would be in when we are daydreaming about our careers back in the educational environment.
For some people, a job is just something that makes ends meet. For others it is a passion. No matter how you feel about your job or your career, there is one thing we all have in common, we need the wages to pay the bills. However, when you are employed there are certain things that are important to ensure that you as an employee feel happy. The employer has a responsibility for so many elements of your working life but the truth is, you have a bit of control over that as well and due diligence to what you can. With that in mind, it is worth noting what is your responsibility and indeed what is the responsibility for your employer to have a health and balanced workplace where everyone is happy. Here are some of the things to consider. (more…)