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Queen Bee Syndrome in Higher Education: Myth or Reality?

Queen Bee Syndrome (QBS), a concept introduced in 1973, describes women in positions of authority in male-dominated environments who are unsupportive of female subordinates. Since its inception,…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on September 13th, 2021 3 plays 0  

Well-being at Work Guide Kick-off

The Well-being at Work guide began as an idea that arose in 2019 after a number of on-campus presentations. The same questions surfaced across the ranks of faculty and staff, supervisors and leaders,…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on June 22nd, 2021 18 plays 0  

Adult Caregivers Affinity Group: Respite Care

The Adult Caregivers Affinity Group is a place for Spartans to connect on adult caregiving/eldercare topics with the goal of connecting, building community and sharing best practices regarding…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on June 2nd, 2021 8 plays 0  

WNA: The Importance of Taking Time Off and the Benefits of Staycations

Taking time away from work is important, both for your work life and your personal life. But you don’t need to travel at all to take advantage of a vacation. Jaimie Hutchison will discuss the…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on June 2nd, 2021 26 plays 0  

MSU WorkLife Office Internship Information Session

During this session, we discussed the WorkLife Office, our mission and activities, the different intern positions, and had time for questions from our applicants. This gave them more information…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on May 17th, 2021 7 plays 0  

Photovoice Project Kickoff: Sharing International Voices at MSU

Julia Shine, a BASW intern at the MSU WorkLife Office, will be presenting a photovoice project that focuses on international faculty and staff sharing their transition experiences to the United…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on April 14th, 2021 22 plays 0  

WNA: Assertiveness: The secret ingredient for self-care and unlocking your untapped power

In Honor of Women's History MonthWNA: Assertiveness: The secret ingredient for self-care and unlocking your untapped powerAssertiveness is one of the most important skills women need for…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on April 6th, 2021 79 plays 0  

WNA: Shortlisted: Women in the Shadows of the Supreme Court

In Honor of Women's History MonthWomen's Networking Association Presents: Shortlisted: Women in the Shadows of the Supreme CourtCelebrate Women’s History Month by joining Professor…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on March 24th, 2021 3 plays 0  

Seasonal Outdoor Maintenance: Gutter Cleaning

Learn Basic Home Improvement with IPFThis year, many MSU employees moved offices from East Lansing to our homes. Our first few weeks may have involved getting a new office chair, stocking pens and…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on March 23rd, 2021 6 plays 0  

WorkLife Office Presents: Family Affinity Group - Avoiding Power Struggles with Your Children

Do you ever find yourself asking, “How can I get my kid to do their homework without a huge fight?!” Maybe you’ve wondered why you can’t have just one drama-free morning,…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on March 11th, 2021 29 plays 0  

Adult Caregivers Affinity Group: A Caregivers Guide to Grieving

WorkLife Office Presents: Adult Caregivers Affinity Group: A Caregivers Guide to GrievingCaring for someone who has a terminal illness or is in hospice can be a complicated experience. While there…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on March 11th, 2021 2 plays 0  

IPF Home Improvement Series: Remote Working Energy Tips for the Home

Speakers:Jason Vallance, Building Service Manager - IPF Commissioning Yuanji Li, Engineer/Architect - IPF Commissioning Learn Basic Home Improvement with IPFThis year, many MSU employees moved…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on February 24th, 2021 12 plays 0  

Resilient Fathers: Thriving in the Midst of a Pandemic: Positive Discipline

Discipline is a difficult topic for parents. How do you know what helps and what hurts? Learn about techniques that focus on positive discipline that can help you create an environment that is safe,…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on February 12th, 2021 3 plays 0  

IPF Home Improvement Series: Homeowner HVAC : Operations and Tips

Speaker: Alan Vanderstelt To access the PowerPoint, please click here.Learn Basic Home Improvement with IPFThis year, many MSU employees moved offices from East Lansing to our homes. Our first few…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on February 10th, 2021 11 plays 0  

Women's Networking Association Presents: Clutter and the Mind

Learning Objectives: What clutter is and how it affects our mental health and behaviors How to shift your mindset away from overwhelmed Simple solutions to tackle clutter and get organized, along…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on February 4th, 2021 33 plays 0