Use your commute to pick up a foreign lingo. We think of our phones as time wasters. But you might be surprised at how much you can gain from the apps on this pocket computer. With five minutes here and
In fact, 87% of recruiters leverage LinkedIn to find high quality candidates. This is great news for us because it means that, with the right set up, your LinkedIn profile can become a passive lead generator
The logic being that maybe the person was having a bad day, or maybe they were nervous, and maybe — just maybe — their true, wonderful self will shine through the second time around. When it comes to interviews,
How immigration and cultural values affect what people do with their faces On Reddit forums that ask “What’s a dead giveaway that someone is American?” one trait comes up over and over again: big, toothy
If you speak with startup founders or large-company CEOs, they’ll probably tell you that hiring good people is their biggest challenge. It’s no wonder there are thousands of recruiting firms in the U.S.,
I'd argue that culture fit is the most important aspect of retaining great employees above anything else. But employee retention starts with first being able to clearly articulate what the organizational
An appreciation of ‘sick jokes’ equates with high IQ and low aggression Who needs Mensa? If you want to find out if someone has a high IQ, just tell them a string of sick jokes and then gauge their reaction.
The Dunning-Kruger Effect Shows Why Some People Think They're Great Even When Their Work Is Terrible
Pat is a programmer at a large software company. At best, he’s a middling performer; his code is a mess (initializing variables that are never used, using variable names no one else understands, etc.),
Brazillian photographer Luisa Dorr's intimate images of Itabaianinha. Maria lost her parents at the age of seven. Until she was 80 years old, she and her siblings provided for the family by working from
Say you meet a new potential customer, a potential employer, or anyone with whom you want to establish a business relationship. Which matters more: Showing that you're skilled, experienced, and capable,
If you're walking the streets of downtown Toronto this summer, someone may be watching you. Volunteer observers will be out there, not to judge your fashion sense, but to understand what you're doing the
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