This week we covered termination, gender identity, and quitting. It's the Strange But True week in review!
Fired BEFORE You Start Your New Job … It’s Not the First Time, Either!—Imagine going through the application process, then the interviews, and finally learning that you got the job, only to be fired from it before you even start working!
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That Woman on the Restroom Door—Who Is She Really?—Maybe you’ve never thought about those traditional restroom icons—the man in the pants and the woman in the skirt—but they are actually a hot topic in today’s workplace. These traditional icons not only leave out transgendered employees but they are also seen as depicting women in a stereotypical way by using the skirt as a symbol. So, one company has started a movement to “radically transform” the iconic female restroom symbol!
You All Fail, and I Quit!—College is meant to be a time of exploration and learning, not a time for backstabbing, cheating, and bad behavior. Those are traits you’re supposed to leave behind … in middle school!