Derrick Picard

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Wall Street’s new student loan scheme: Subprime loans are coming to financial aid

<b>(Sean Pavone, Krivosheev Vitaly via Shutterstock/Salon)</b><p>Slimy new loan options proliferate, as Wall Street looks to do for education what it did to the economy<p>Jeff Bryant<p>March 30, 2015 12:00pm (UTC)<p>Wall Street wants to own your education destiny.<p>To the old saying about "death and taxes," you can now …

DIY: How to make an awesome wall collage using your Instagram photos!

<i>DIY, short for "do it yourself", is a weekly column where I roll up my sleeves and go over everything and anything from field-stripped and fixing</i> …

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If Job Interviews Were Honest

<i>Scene: Job interview at Hypothetical Honesty Office & Co.</i><p><b>Important Company Person:</b> Hello! Thank you for coming in for this interview today. Your resume is quite impressive.<p><b>Applicant:</b> Thank you for inviting me! No one is posting jobs that I'm qualified for, so my resume is a complete work of fiction …

The Silent Company Killer

“I don’t know why I’m so mad about this.”<p>That’s what I told a friend. Deep inside, I knew why. It was May. And our team had finally received goals for our annual review. I can still remember those metrics used to measure us:<p>Achieve sales goal<br>• Submit daily plan<br>• Complete cost analyses (within 48 hours …

Why HR Gets A Bad Rap - But Shouldn't

We all know the Hollywood HR stereotype. Think Toby on The Office: legalistic, moralistic and obstructionist. Meddling HR just doesn’t let hard-driving managers do what we want to! Truth be told, in my years in business, from a management perspective, of the many organizational divisions I worked …