Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:15:00 -0500Becoming a perpetual tourist is a legal way to avoid paying personal taxes. However, there might be personal downsides to always moving from one jurisdiction to another.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 06:00:00 -0500Not long ago growth was the big thing. Listed oil and gas companies set aggressive production targets to woo investors, though few succeeded it hitting them. Value then usurped volume as the industry’s Holy Grail. This results season suggests growth targets are making a comeback.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 05:09:00 -0500A takeover by Kraft Heinz would have uprooted Unilever's people, planet, profit philosophy at the expense of short-term wealth for a happy few. The Anglo-Dutch firm and the European Union need to find ways to protect their 'good corporate citizens' from being ambushed by predators.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 04:00:00 -0500As a people manager, it's important that you deal with gossips swiftly, calmly and professionally.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 02:00:00 -0500Since last season, Chinese football clubs have lavished hundreds of millions of dollars on talented footballers from Europe and South America to bring them success. And this spending spree is thanks largely to President Xi Jinping's professed love of the beautiful game.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 22:45:00 -0500When faced with the challenge of attracting millennial talent in the budding tech city of Indianapolis, social media research firm Fizziology came up with a novel solution called FYI. Find Your Inspiration – FYI trips allows employees to take a non-meeting trip anywhere in the world.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 21:05:00 -0500Later this century, a form of Artificial Intelligence known as "proxy AIs" will imitate specific people or groups of people, generating entirely new experiences, tools for problem solving-- and fraud. What opportunities and threats might we face?
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 20:13:00 -0500The usual red flags that killed previous market rallies are rising again.
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A recent report from FlexJobs.com, an online source for flexible work and career information, cited these positions as jobs that can be done on a flexible schedule and are likely to be in demand in 2017.
FlexJobs Intel: Statisticians are responsible for conducting research, analyzing data, and preparing reports for a variety of fields and clients. A master’s degree and related experience arecommonly required for statistician jobs, with some requiring a Ph.D.
FlexJobs Intel: Product managers work with digital product designers, engineers, developers, and other related professionals to ensure the creation and implementation of a new product or upgrades to current products. Typical tasks of product management jobs include developing project plans, analyzing opportunities, communicating with stakeholders and clients, and offering recommendations for best practices. A bachelor’s degree and several years of related experience are common requirements for product managers.
FlexJobs Intel: Physical therapy assistants are hired to work under the direction of a physical therapist, administer prescribed therapies, provide care, and interact with patients. An associate’s degree in physical therapy assistance and current licensing are typically required.
FlexJobs Intel: Operations managers are responsible for providing assistance to the functioning, planning, and directing of companies and organizations. They typically work closely with other departments like accounting, marketing, sales, IT, and others.
FlexJobs Intel: The requirements of and work performed by operations analysts varies from company to company, but these roles are typically responsible for operational process implementation and analysis, resource planning, documentation, and the analysis of organizational functioning. Departments that utilize the skills of an operations analyst include marketing, human resources, logistics, and product development.
FlexJobs Intel: Office managers are responsible for keeping offices in a huge variety of industries running smoothly. They manage support staff, assist with travel arrangements, manage office supplies and equipment, and much more.
FlexJobs Intel: Working closely with occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants perform assessments, develop care plans, and monitor patient progress. An associate’s degree and an occupational therapy assistant license are typically required, as isan interest in providing direct patient care.
FlexJobs Intel: Nurse practitioners (NPs) provide clinical oversight and coordinate patient care, as well as examine, diagnose, and treat patients; counsel and educate patients; and prescribe medications. A master’s degree and current licensing is required.
FlexJobs Intel: ICU nurses are responsible for providing nursing services to the intensive care units of medical centers and hospitals. Related departments include CVRU and CCU. Applicants are typically registered nurses with current state nursing licenses or certifications who have previous related experience.
FlexJobs Intel: Medical doctors are hired to oversee the business and medical review operations of different medical units or areas of practice within larger healthcare orga[...]
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 20:05:00 -0500Every business leader can find practical ways to conserve resources while increasing profitability, and boost employee and customer loyalty. Discover how diverse businesses have succeeded, to find methods that can be adapted to your kind of business
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 19:19:00 -0500What do you do when you see a guy in deep trouble? Save him from the even bigger trouble he could get into if you saved him — like bringing him to the U.S. under Trump. Cartoon by Shannon Wheeler.
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Sun, 19 Feb 2017 17:18:00 -0500Frannie isn't sure how to answer the interview question "What's your ideal job?" Here are ideas for her!
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 15:46:00 -0500Leaders know that when they ask a question starting with 'how' it will likely be a better question. Here are 3 cases: the probabilistic how, the safety-net how, and the aspirational how, where starting with how will result in better outcomes for your team.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 14:48:00 -0500Here are the five strongest arguments in favor of you getting a good pay increase this year -- and the five weakest arguments, to avoid!
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 14:14:00 -0500Distrust is rampant. It’s worldwide. It’s pervasive across all types of organizations in the business world. Even though the trust of CEOs is at an all-time low , we can help heal the distrust that may exist in your organization and boost your trust-factor among your tribe. Are you ready?
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 14:03:00 -0500Ivy talked to two recruiters during her job search. One of them was happy to work with Ivy without knowing her salary history but the other one was not. Recruiters don't need to know your salary details, but here's why they want them!
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 13:48:00 -0500The Apple Store customer experience methodology helps drive jaw-dropping in-store sales of nearly $5,000 per square foot. Now, your own company can emulate Apple’s success in retailing by using the same principles of great customer service and customer experience.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 13:25:00 -0500Gordon's job was a great job until the "suits" took over -- will the good times ever come back?
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 13:05:00 -0500It's low-key but critical. Whether they're working from inside an organization (in direct management or as a mentor) or from outside (as an executive coach), good coaches share one basic quality.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 13:00:00 -0500Some more experienced workers find it more difficult to get hired by a millennial hiring manager. Before there's an assumption of age discrimination, consider that there may be other factors involved in hiring that influence that decision.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 12:18:00 -0500Are you frustrated that your coaching your people is not having impact? Here are ten ways skilled coaches overcome resistance to change.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 11:35:00 -0500A child in Africa is twice as likely to die on the roads as a child in any other region and unlike their peers in wealthier areas, the vast majority of schoolchildren in urban Africa – over 80% in one study – walk to school. A nonprofit will receive more than $1.75 million USD to improve safety.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 09:07:00 -0500Kiss guitarist Tommy Thayer (and the entire Kiss band) made a surprise performance at last night's fundraiser for the Brigadier James B. Thayer Oregon Military Museum. The ret. BG is Tommy Thayer's father. Kiss's Thayer and Eric Singer worked with Zenith on a commemorative watch collection.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 09:00:00 -0500Focus on how you are going to live and breathe your company beliefs, and invite your employees to join you on your journey.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 08:00:00 -0500Megan Bruneau interviews Wendy Sachs, author of Fearless and Free: How Smart Women Pivot–And Relaunch Their Careers, on how women can set themselves up for success in unequal and ever-changing workplaces.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 08:00:00 -0500Facebook just gave its workers up to 20 days off for bereavement leave. Here's what other firms offer and what a grief counselor advises.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 07:36:00 -0500Dieselgate documents filed in German court raise the pressure on Audi CEO Stadler. Audi fires four engineers
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 01:04:00 -0500MediaLink Vice Chairman Wenda Harris Millard introduced a new board placement service, with the explicit mission being “to put more marketing and digital experts in the boardroom”. In this article, Millard answers questions about how this new service will help both boards and marketers.