Do's And Don'ts For Today's Workplace

By on December 18, 2019 at 7:22am

DO’S AND DON’TS FOR TODAY’S WORKPLACE

Senior managers weigh in on what’s acceptable

Was problematic but is now acceptable Was and continues to be unacceptable
Non-traditional piercings 34% 19%
Casual attire 32% 13%
Non-traditional hair colors 32% 15%
Visible tattoos 32% 15%
Casual language or emojis in emails 27% 26%
Streaming sports events (e.g. March Madness, Olympics,
etc.)
22% 39%
Conversations about politics 21% 22%
Streaming political events (e.g., debates, etc.) 20% 42%
Cursing or strong language 19% 55%
Playing music at your desk
without headphones
19% 41%
Bringing pets 18% 51%
Politically motivated office décor 17% 47%

Source: Accountemps survey of more than 600 senior managers in Canada.

© 2019 Accountemps. A Robert Half Company.

More From the Blog...

Availability Status

Let us know you're ready to work with one click.

Update My Status

Set Your Status

Click the blue button on your profile page at least once a week to keep your status set to Available.

Set Your Status

Your status will automatically change to Idle and Unknown over time, so update it weekly while you’re looking for work

Update My Status