Jason H

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This Is What Mr. Right Looks Like, According to Science

Based on many, many studies, here's what to look for.<p>Ah, science. Where would we be without it? It's put a man on the moon, it's cured polio, it's told us how many licks it actually takes to get to the center of a Tootsie Pop. But if there's anything in this world that is beyond the reach of cold, …

The Neurochemistry of Positive Conversations

Why do negative comments and conversations stick with us so much longer than positive ones?<p>A critique from a boss, a disagreement with a colleague, a fight with a friend – the sting from any of these can make you forget a month’s worth of praise or accord. If you’ve been called lazy, careless, or a …

Start with a Theory, Not a Strategy

Well-crafted strategies are road maps to places that yield competitive advantage and generate value for the firm. But once you’ve arrived, they don’t take you anyplace else. That’s a problem for companies under continual pressure from investors to find <i>new</i> sources of competitive advantage.<p>I recently …

Career Advice - Tips for Job Interviews, Resume & Career Development

6 Clear Reasons Why Your Employees Aren't Engaged

Management always wants their employees to be highly engaged and productive, and often seems surprised when they’re not. <i>Why aren’t they getting it? Why aren’t they as motivated as I am?</i> senior managers frequently wonder. Indeed, a wide variety of studies, such as Gallup’s State of the American …

Ask Not What Your Website Will Do for You, Until You Have Optimized Your Website

The rules governing effective SEO practices change quickly. Over the years, Google alone has made <i>thousands</i> of changes to the way it finds and prioritizes information on the web. While most of these alterations have been small, there have also been several major changes, which has significantly …

Keeping Tabs on the Competition as a Start-Up

Big companies have it easy when it comes to gathering and utilizing competitive intelligence. They have a defined brand and a fairly clear picture of market penetration, differentiators, and existing products and services.<p>Start-ups, especially high-tech ones, typically don’t have the same luxury. …

What Marijuana Does To Your Body And Brain

The Huffington Post's Ryan Grim traced the term back to 1971. A group of California high school friends, known as the "Waldos" used "4/20" as a code word to refer to the time of the day when they would smoke outside of school.<p>This year, for the first time, residents of Colorado, Washington, and …

Is It Time to Quit Your Job?

Everyone has bad days at work or even long periods when they feel disheartened about their job. But how do you know the difference between ordinary, occasional dissatisfaction and a genuine mismatch? How do you know when you’re truly ready to move on? And how do you then get out gracefully?<p><b>What the</b> …

Best Ways To Be Fabulous In A Job Interview

(This article is adapted from the new book, <i>How to Stand Apart @ Work</i> by Judith Bowman.)<p>Most of us know how to behave in a way that is considered <i>fine</i> but very few know how to truly be <i>fabulous</i>. Employers, however, seek out and regularly hire those who have the “it” factor.<p>It’s the subtle, understated …