Time to humanise workplaces, time for some drastic renovations, time for transformation (and tinkering around the edges slowly just won’t cut it anymore).

The Intentional Workplace

“There is no data showing that anxious, fearful employees are more creative and productive, but there is data proving that employees in a threatening environment are less engaged, less loyal and for the most part miserable.”                                                                              Mary Prefontane

This post is inspired by Bill Maher. Yes, that’s right, Bill Maher, the irreverent, super-sharp, potty mouthed host of the long running HBO cable TV series, Real Time.

Every week Bill does something called New Rules, where he chooses a topic that he highlights with an outrageous and dead-on 3 minute rant.  This week’s topic focused on the American worker and his/her curious relationship to taking time off from work.  I’ll give you…

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