Questions tagged [environment]

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How can I persuade colleagues to turn their computers off when leaving the office?

Most of my colleagues leave their laptops on when they go home - even over the weekends. I regard this as a colossal waste of electricity, especially when we have a public holiday coming up next ...
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How to propose to my Company to add recycle bins in the common areas?

I am working for a global company and in a four-story building within which there does not exist any recycle bins anywhere, Neither paper-recycle bins nor battery-recycle bins nor electronics-recycle ...
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Non Communicating Staff

I am in IT. I am responsible for 5 offices and 220 personnel for a local medical practice. I have been the sole IT person for over 2 years. I answer support calls and e-mails from the whole practice. ...
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Knowingly eating food I am allergic to, as part of sharing treats [closed]

My workplace is a very relaxed place and we all like to have a good time, and we share a similar sense of humor. Weekly we have different employees make treats or snacks and they are brought in for ...
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Is it my duty to seek work to do or should my manager find tasks for me? [closed]

I have been working for three months as a programmer for a state bank. At first thought it would be like the other jobs in my field, that there would be a manager or coordinator who would pass on ...
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Should I tell the boss anyway? [closed]

A senior co-worker told me not to tell the boss he was doing things in a way they are not supposed to be done. He said that all the others before him did it his way and it's faster. Should I tell the ...
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Issue of working in untidy and dirty environment

The issues I face are not technical but related to my working environment. In the office, on my floor and the one above it, renovation work has been in progress for the last few weeks. I know some ...