The workplace can be great place to work were everyone gets along with their co-workers and superiors. But it can also be a hotbed for disagreements, confrontations, and other outrageous occurrences. It can be a confrontation with a co-worker over who's food is who's, a manager who can't seem to manage their team and passes the blame, or even a company that is not meeting your expectations. It can be difficult to handle this properly, especially if the tension has been building for a while. Tempers are high and heads might not always be clear. Want to know if you're in the right? Tell us your story and we'll give you our feedback on your new segment of Careers On Tap called "Spot The Work Jerk." So here's how it works: Viewers submit their story (see form below) with basic details (with a fake name if they'd like). Please no company names. We don't want anyone to get in trouble! Then, during the show, our hosts, J.T. O'Donnell and Sam Bennett, will read your story and decide who they think is the work jerk. It doesn't end there. They will also give you feedback on how the situation could have been handled the best and what to do in the future. Then, we look to our viewers to tell us who they think is the work jerk. Get involved with this great new segment and find out who is the work jerk in your workplace disagreement!
There is a lot more to you than just a job title. Going to a bar and getting asked "What do you do?" can be disheartening when you come off sound less and interesting. That's no way to start a good conversation. We know it can be a challenge to make your job title sound more interesting when you're being introduced to someone. Let us help get your introduction back on track with our new segment of Careers On Tap called "Career Hot or Not." So here's how it works: Viewers submit their job title, a hobby, and a brief description about themselves. Then, our hosts, J.T. O'Donnell and Sam Bennett, will come up with their down new "HOT" introductions for them. After that, it's up to our viewers to vote and see which one they like the best. Get involved with this great new segment and have your personal brand and bar introduction go from 'Not' to HOT! Here is one of our latest episodes for you to check out. [vfb id=30]
Going out to eat can be a good time - Unless you're the one serving the food. Being in the restaurant industry can be tough. No one cares how many tables you have, how long your shift has been, how much you'll have to clean up after their messy kids, or how rude they are actually being to you. Well, we can sympathize. Here is a list of just a few of the things that people in the restaurant industry have to deal with on a daily basis. (P.S. We’re launching a new show soon called “Careers on Tap” that will have you falling out of your office chair laughing. It’s going to be based around the crazy stories that people have from their jobs. You can read more about this great new show at the bottom of this post! )
When you work at a job where you have to deal with customers often, you're bound to run into a few that test your patience, gross you out or are down right nuts. There's not much you can do but smile, nod, and continue to assist them. Well, we can sympathize. We're launching a new show soon here on CAREEREALISM based around the crazy stories that people have from their jobs. You can read more about this great new show at the bottom of this post! We created a list of some of the types of customers and situations you might run into when dealing with them.
A workplace and have a ton of different types of people in it. There can be good co-workers, but there can always be the ones that just get under your skin. Well, we can sympathize. We're launching a new show soon called "Careers on Tap" that will have you falling out of your office chair laughing. It's going to be based around the crazy stories that people have from their jobs. You can read more about this great new show at the bottom of this post!