Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:30:00 -0400Many times, our activities beyond work improve the skills we use inside the office. Keith Huber of E*Trade used what he learned while coaching his sons lacrosse to help lead his team at work.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:00:00 -0400To reach a global solution and create a better ecosystem for companies big and small, the East and the West must learn to see the world through each other’s eyes.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:00:00 -0400Here are the seven questions private equity leaders should ask to determine if a CEO or potential CEO has what it takes.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 07:00:00 -0400Asking for feedback is the only way to genuinely improve your skills as a leader.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 06:27:00 -0400The world is on the verge of having the first vaccine against rotavirus that can stand up to hot African sun -- and save thousands of children's lives.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 06:16:00 -0400One way to contain health care costs in the industrialized world could be to encourage healthy diet and lifestyle - before illness strikes.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 06:03:00 -0400Poor Jay Cutler. While every football analyst in the country has developed dry mouth talking about the injustice of Colin Kaepernick not being signed by an NFL team, the 11-year veteran cut by the Bears earlier this month has quietly watched free agency pass him by. Cartoon by Rob Tornoe.
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The NBA won’t admit it, but their current logo is based on a dynamic photo of Lakers All-Star Jerry West from the photo archives of Sport magazine. Considering Golden State’s Stephen Curry just became the first unanimous MVP in the history of the league while breaking his own insanely-high record of 3-pointers in a single season (with 24 games left to play), it may be time for the NBA to tinker with its design.
With all the chatter about the upcoming NFL Draft, you might not be aware that the NBA Playoffs are actually going on. When who the Eagles will draft in the 3rd round trumps playoff basketball, it confirms every suspicion you had about football being king.
Only in the NFL can a worker consistently deliver a lousy performance and get paid exorbitant salaries, as quarterbackSam Bradfordof the Philadelphia Eagles didwith his recent $36milliontwo-year extensionwith the Philadelphia Eagles.Cartoon by Rob Tornoe.
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Thu, 23 Mar 2017 06:00:00 -0400Three CMOs of purpose-driven companies share their insights into creating inspiring brands. Read the advice of leaders from Airbnb, CVS Health and Centene.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 05:00:00 -0400Choose one thing to do that makes you uncomfortable, and do it anyway, you're likely to do big things in the world.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 04:52:00 -0400Parents and grandparents who loved the kindly neighbor in the cardigan sweater for more than three decades continue to watch the programming of the company that still bears his name. Only now they're adding a third generation to the mix. Mister Rogers would approve.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 00:20:00 -0400Personal branding is hard. It's not a trivial thing to describe yourself in words. Here are the six worst personal branding choices -- and the best branding choice of all!
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 22:35:00 -0400Skuid Founder and CEO Ken McElrath discusses the vision behind his company, the future of enterprise apps, and his vision for redefining how businesses are operated.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:52:00 -0400In a blockbuster announcement, FBI director James Comey told Congress that his agency is in fact investigating whether Russia interfered with the U.S. presidential election and whether the Trump campaign colluded to affect the outcome. Where this goes from here, nobody knows. Cartoon by Joe Heller.
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Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:42:00 -0400Organizations are so busy worrying about managing Millennials that they are in danger of ignoring a new, very different, generation of employees. Meet Gen Z.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:25:00 -0400My co-founder and I come from big, rambunctious families whose communication style involves happily talking over one another. That doesn't work so well in the office. Discover the technique we use to make sure our team feels heard and that we're always aligned moving forward.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:50:00 -0400No retailer will be immune to the profit destruction seen at Sears, Payless Shoes, Radio Shack, etc. Investors should flee!
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:04:00 -0400Millions of Americans are switching to freelancing for work flexibility and independence. Learn how to stand out amongst the crowd and get consistent high-paying work.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:05:00 -0400Maya has an easy time getting job interviews, but so far she hasn't had a job offer. What's the problem?
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 18:00:00 -0400Competition with China to be top dog in Asia explains why Japan keeps building up its military and overseas economic reach.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 17:40:00 -0400“I wouldn’t want to give the reader the impression that I wrote TBHNS (This Book Has No Spine) as an acceptance ticket, because there is NO INSTITUTION on this planet that could inspire the amount of invested emotion and effort.”
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 17:20:00 -0400Mia wants to know how to handle the situation where "current salary" is a mandatory field on an online job application. Mia doesn't want to share her private salary history, but what else can she do?
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 17:07:00 -0400Disney is, once again, providing a master class on how to build, market and deliver a relentlessly relevant brand with the success of its new "Beauty and the Beast" movie.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:42:00 -0400As a former big law attorney, I see Gorsuch’s viewpoint as almost expected given the culture of the legal profession, where women remain vastly underrepresented in leadership roles. Even if Gorsuch didn’t perpetuate negative stereotypes, many people with great decision-making power do.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:35:00 -0400Try these three in-person approaches to be sure the conversation continues.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:31:00 -0400Next time your team is tasked with a major undertaking, consider opening on a negative – allowing people to vent – as a means to getting to the positive – a fully engaged team.
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:11:00 -0400A recent report from Indeed.com ranks a number of great jobs with good salaries and career tracks, as well as healthy growth in recent years.
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According to a recent report by Indeed.com -- a massive online job search platform -- these are some of the top jobs for professionals in the U.S. in 2017.
Average Base Salary: $115,557
Year Over Year Increase In Postings ('13-'16): 52%
Tasks: Testing computer systems by attempting to breach them.
Average Base Salary: $75,666
Year Over Year Increase In Postings ('13-'16): 53%
Tasks: Oversee the architectural aspects of a design project.
Average Base Salary: $90,994
Year Over Year Increase In Postings ('13-'16): 66%
Tasks: Acts as a project-based analytics consultant.
Average Base Salary: $118,878
Year Over Year Increase In Postings ('13-'16): 67%
Tasks: Handles various types of cloud computing and cloud infrastructure management.
Average Base Salary: $73,169
Year Over Year Increase In Postings ('13-'16): 75%
Tasks: Oversee a tech team charged with accomplishing any number of development projects.
Average Base Salary: $71,111
Year Over Year Increase In Postings ('13-'16): 83%
Tasks: Testing and quality maintenance.
Average Base Salary: $108,089
Year Over Year Increase In Postings ('13-'16): 83%
Tasks: Development projects associated with the Salesforce platform.
Average Base Salary: $85,563
Year Over Year Increase In Postings ('13-'16): 89%
Tasks: Oversees, maintains and or builds out computer software or hardware for an employer.
Average Base Salary: $89,702
Year Over Year Increase In Postings ('13-'16): 103%
Tasks: Oversee an organization's Salesforce platform.
Average Base Salary: $123, 165
Year Over Year Increase In Postings ('13-'16): 106%
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 16:08:00 -0400Shoptagr Co-Founder and CEO Jonathan Friedman discusses the vision behind his company, transforming the e-commerce industry, and his plans for designing the future of how people shop.