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Progress for Women on Boards Takes a Step Back

Heidrick & Struggles’ 2017 Board Monitor shows decline in percentage of women directors appointed to Fortune 500 boards Gender parity…

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New Study Shows Work Shift Reminders Decrease Absenteeism, Tardiness

Driven by the increased access and usage of mobile devices, a report by Ximble finds that usage shift reminders reduced…

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So Much for Journalism – Facebook Emerges As Leading News Source

Facebook Emerges As Leading News Source According To Annual Global Ogilvy Media Influence Survey Traditional print media most successful in…

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70% Employers use Social Media to PRE-Screen Candidates

Before posting pictures of your late-night revelry or complaints about your job on social media, think again – 70% of…

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Study Reveals Tasks People Would Rather Do Than Ask for a Raise

Public speaking has long been thought of as a recipe for anxiety, but it’s a one-on-one conversation that makes workers…

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98% of Brands Miss the Mark on Social Media

Lithium Technologies today released the State of Social Engagement 2017, its annual study that examines whether brands are using social…

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Russia’s Largest Online Retailer Will Accept Bitcoin

Ulmart, Russia’s largest online retailer accepts bitcoin as a form of payment from 1 September, 2017 as technology has continued…

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Physician Compensation is Affected by Gender, Specialty, Age and Productivity

Gender, Specialty, Age And Productivity Among Factors in Physicians’ Compensation Annual survey reveals trends in medical practice compensation, with age…

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Business Questions Plaguing New Graduates to Workforce

Burning Questions Facing The Class Of 2017 Not Meeting All Job Requirements, Negotiation, Rejection Among Top Concerns; Recruiting Expert Gives…

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Carhartt Honors Hardworking Women and Moms

Carhartt, America’s premium workwear brand since 1889, today launched a commercial exclusively featuring hardworking women in honor of Mother’s Day….

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Making Ideas Happen at CompTIA ChannelCon 2017

Taking great ideas and turning them into reality will be the focus of the keynote speech at ChannelCon 2017, the…

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Experts Prove Most Financial Advisors Aren’t Giving the Best Retirement Advice

William Reichenstein and William Meyer, founders of Retiree Income, share their research on where financial advisors go wrong with their…

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Jockey New Campaign Features War Orphan Turned Ballerina

Jockey International, Inc. (Jockey), a 140-year-old brand recognized around the world for its premium underwear and apparel, today announced an…

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America’s 2017 “Best-of-the-Best” Corporations for Inclusion Named by NGLCC and Partners in the National Business Inclusion Consortium

The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), the business voice of the LGBT community, in collaboration with its…

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3 Out of 4 Women Never Had a Career Conversation on Developing Leadership Skills

Women, We Have a Problem: Why It’s Time for Employers to Get Talking Right Management Provides Practical Steps for Employers…

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Teachers Value Independent Reading Time

New Research Reveals Teachers Value Independent Reading Time, but Only 36% Can Set Aside Time Daily National Survey Provides Insights…

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Burnout Needs Talking About

Talking Talent, the innovative coaching and consulting company, has today 24 April 2017 published new research that shows how pressures…

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How to Talk About Race, Religion and Politics at Work

Politics, religion, race—we can’t talk about topics like these at work, right? But in fact, these conversations are happening all…

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Stop CC’ing the Boss on Emails

Do you ever loop your boss when having a conversation with a colleague when his or her presence in the…

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Lands’ End Celebrates Earth Day By Planting Trees

Company Continues More Than 50 Years of Commitment to Sustainability As part of Lands’ End’s sustainability commitment spanning more than…

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Scout It Out Creative Venue Booking Site Now Live

Three NYC-based artists have launched Scout It Out, an easy-to-use, mobile friendly, online marketplace providing real-time booking of creative arts…

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65% Losing Sleep Over Health Care Costs

65% Losing Sleep Over Money; Health Care Costs Lead List of Worries for First Time Americans Losing Sleep Over Finances…

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Book Offers Roadmap for Mid-Career Employees to Launch Their Own Business

Whether the casualty of corporate downsizing, tired of working for “the man,” or simply unfulfilled, many employees in mid-life yearn…

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Five Tips For a Fresh Financial Start

For those looking to get ahead financially, Leon LaBrecque, managing partner of LJPR Financial Advisors, has a few tips to…

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Google Chrome Cheat Sheet

Receive Your Complimentary Tips and Tricks Guide NOW! “Google Chrome Cheat Sheet“ With this cheat sheet you will receive daily…

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Share-A-Haircut Campaign to Support Victims of Domestic Violence

Hair Cuttery Partners with the National Network to End Domestic Violence for the 4th Year May Share-A-Haircut Campaign to Support Victims…

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The Key To A Successful Family Business Transition is Self-Preparation

With the soon to be retired baby boomers, many who have been small business owners who will be handing over…

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RBmedia’s World Is Expanding

RBmedia, a global leader in spoken audio content and digital media distribution technology has acquired Audiobooks.com Through the company’s technology platform,…

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14 Common Traits of Successful Entrepreneurs

The 14 Common Traits of Successful Entrepreneurs They are visionaries. They see well beyond what’s happening today, and they seek…

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Why Do Rich Athletes Go Broke?

Why Do Rich Athletes Go Broke? Certified Financial Planner Don Padilla Knows Why – and Wants to Help The average…

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Employment Program for People with Autism by Learning Programming Skills

“Coding Autism” Launches to Train Adults with Autism How to Code Program Aims to Combat Unemployment and Underemployment Rates Among…

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Women Friendly Business Spotlight :: Evite

At Evite Women Make Up Over Half of Executive Team Evite, the leading digital platform for bringing people together, today…

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Domain For Sale :: TheContemplation.com

When a website goes up for sale, usually there is someone who is willing to buy it if: Established SMO…

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Tips for Staying Sharp Inside and Outside Your Company

More than 80 percent of employees cite a lack of communication as a reason for project failure. If your team…

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NASA Astronaut Peggy Whitson Adds Three Months to Record-Breaking Mission

Already poised to break the record for cumulative time spent in space by a U.S. astronaut, Peggy Whitson is set…