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Oregon officers turn in police chief, allege racism

<b>(CNN) —</b> Alex Stone knew he had no other choice.<p>The police officer in Clatskanie, Oregon, filed a formal complaint when he allegedly heard the city's police chief making racist comments.<p>"I had to do this," he told CNN affiliate KOIN, but he said the aftermath hasn't been easy.<p>"I've received death …

Justice

Does Working From Home Boost Your Productivity?

As technology continues to make it easier than ever before to work from wherever you can find a Wi-Fi connection, the act of ‘presenteeism’ where you …

London School of Economics

9 Ways To Make Your Home Look Expensive

New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, shares her best ideas for creating stylish interiors. After years of designing spaces for high-end real estate companies, she's spilling the beans on how you can spruce up your home decor without draining your wal<p>New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, …

6 Surprising Signs You're Stressed Out

The very visible (and bizarre) things that stress does to your body<p>You're stressed. We're stressed. Everyone's stressed. No big deal, right? Because it's so common, you might think that if you're not lying on the floor from exhaustion, you're probably fine. But stress has an insidious way of …

Women's Health

12 Fights EVERY Couple Has

If you fall into the toilet one...more...time...<p>Fact of life: Every couple argues. And actually, if you do it the right way, little tiffs can be <i>healthy</i> for your relationship. With that in mind, let's refer to this list of 12 fights every couple has as a bucket list of love, shall we?<p><b>1. He Left the</b> …

Relationships

5 Ways You’re Using Condoms Wrong

Avoid these common mistakes for better protection against pregnancy and STDs.<p>If you thought watching your high school sex ed teacher roll a rubber onto a banana was all you needed to know about proper condom use, listen up. When it comes to condoms, there are a lot of things you can do wrong …

The 2015 Color Trends You NEED to Know Now

Design color trends<p>We asked 11 top designers to predict the design color trends of the upcoming year. From olive greens and bright patterns, to "Monet meets Molly Ringwald," these chic combinations may be the next big thing.

Interior Design

The 10 Principles Of The Future Manager

Following up on my post around the 7 Principles of The Future Employee, I wanted to share another concept which is the 10 Principles of The Future Manager. When it comes to the future of work it’s not just employees that are changing, managers are also having to change the ways in which they lead …

Excuse The Puns on Twitter: "The world's longest traffic jam took place in Beijing, China. It was over 60 miles long and lasted 11 days. http://t.co/NDGVhlGgsv"

New conversation<p>Replying to @<b>JussCallMeDes</b><p>@<b>JussCallMeDes</b> stuck in traffic for 11 days... What you gone say missin almost 2 weeks of work. "I was …

The Most Important Job You Haven't Heard Of (Yet)

Last week I stood beside my good friend Mayor Mitch Landrieu as he announced New Orleans' first Chief Resilience Officer (CRO), the impressive Jeff …

Urban Design

The Next Big Thing You Missed: LinkedIn's Quest to Get a Job for Everyone on Earth

According to LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner, the world has about 600 million "knowledge workers"—the professional class that spends much of its workday in …

Market Masters: Why Emotional Intelligence Gives Investors An Edge

The amount of information available to investors today is mind-boggling. Not only is there a ridiculous number of opinions and research reports …

Emotional Intelligence

The Chemistry of Connection

Two European telecoms had an agreement to jointly develop a new product. Each had its teams of engineers working hard on the project, and they …

Boston University

5 Ways LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner Tracks the Job Market - Briefly - WSJ

Few have a better view of the labor market than LinkedIn Corp. chief executive Jeff Weiner. More than 332 million world-wide users (and their resumes) appear on the company’s site. Many of them are actively looking for a job or seeking to hire. In an interview with The Wall Street Journal, Mr. …

How I Make the Most Out of Giving Back

When I first moved to Silicon Valley, Lew Platt (who was then the CEO of Hewlett-Packard) was one of the first leaders to offer his support as a …

Hewlett Packard

The Road Not Taken: What Would You Be Doing If Life Had Taken a Different Turn? | Official LinkedIn Blog

"What if?"<p>Depending on where you are in your career, those two words have the ability to inspire — or haunt — you.<p>In this latest series on LinkedIn, …

5 Ways to Start Making Better Decisions Now

Here are five ways you can tap into your instincts for the next big decision you have to make.<p>Most successful people say that following their instincts is key to achieving success that is not only fulfilling but also financially rewarding. Seems like a simple concept--just trust your gut.<p>According …

Self-improvement

HTML + Fashion: Put Yourself Out There to Land Your Dream Job | Official LinkedIn Blog

For a long time I kept my work and hobbies separate, mainly because I never realised that it would be possible to combine them. Last year that …

LinkedIn Sharpens Education Focus: Self-Serve Widget Lets Users Add Certifications While On Other Sites

LinkedIn — the social network for the working world — has been working on launching various tools to increase the usefulness and engagement of its platform to its 300m+ users. Today sees the launch of the latest of these. LinkedIn is unveiling a self-service certification feature, aimed both at …

Showcase Your Professional Certifications on LinkedIn in One Click | Official LinkedIn Blog

As a member, having a certification on your profile can be a beacon for opportunity and a powerful way to showcase expertise. On average, LinkedIn …

Put Down Your Phone (And Become More Powerful)

Listening is often considered the softest of the soft skills. So the idea of being a <i>powerful</i> listener can seem like an oxymoron. And yet, my work …

Employee Engagement

Job-Seeker, How Much Abuse Will You Take?

For years we had been hearing about slooooow interview processes. We had been hearing about endless delays and interruptions in what should be a …

Employment

The Global Trends That Will Shape Recruiting In 2015 [INFOGRAPHIC] | LinkedIn Talent Blog

Today we released the 2015 edition of our Global Recruiting Trends Report and we are excited to share the results. The report covers 31 countries and …

These 5 smartwatch uses will make you stop loving your smartphone

Maybe smartphones weren’t such a great idea.<p>As an ideal personal computing device, they may have been doomed from the start. Smartphones, after all, have their roots in a completely different tech paradigm — telephony. The personal computing functions were bolted on over time. That’s why they were …

Nokia's first device after Microsoft is an iPad mini clone that runs Android

Nokia’s N1 is almost identical to the rear of the iPad mini thanks to careful placement of the camera, buttons, and headphone jack. Even the bottom of the device has the same speaker grills and what looks like a Lightning port, but is actually one of the first implementations of the reversible …