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Did Starbucks Just Create The Most Epic $250 Million Recruiting Tool Ever?

In early April, I covered Starbucks Coffee’s announcement that it would offer a four-year college education for every Starbucks employee working 20 or more hours, at zero tuition expense. At that time, Starbucks committed up to $250 million to ensure that each of its U.S. employees–whether full or …

Higher Education

11 common fears people have at work — and how to deal with them

In fact, most of us feel stressed out at the office more often than we do calm, explains Sylvia Hepler, a career development specialist and author of "Learning Leadership Through Loss."<p>"Work-related stress in America has reached syndrome status," she says. "Our need to perform at extraordinarily …

Strategic Change Management|Strategy Implementation|Business Execution

Set the Change Agenda. Use Proven Change Management Processes to Drive Strategic Change. Create a Road Map to Help People Implement Strategy & Create …

Performance Management: The Three Important Features You're Forgetting

More and more organizations are changing their performance management systems. There are a number of reasons for this, including the difficulty of doing performance management effectively. More importantly, effective talent management is becoming increasingly important and effective performance …

Female brain super sensitive to stress - Futurity

RUTGERS (US) — Gender differences in the brain may explain why women and men often …

Gender

A little stress can make brains sharper - Futurity

UC BERKELEY (US) — Acute stress that’s short-lived, not chronic, primes the brain for improved …

To think clearly under stress, focus on values - Futurity

CARNEGIE MELLON (US) — New research provides the first evidence that self-affirmation can protect against …

Mild stress makes it tough to control emotion - Futurity

Everyday levels of stress can keep therapeutic methods for controlling emotions—like fear and anxiety—from working, …

Emotions

Simple Ways to De-stress at Work

Breathe deeply<p>Ms. Ehrman says breathing deeply and often at stressful moments will supply much-needed oxygen to your brain. “When we’re stressed we …

Global Leaders At Davos: 'Stress Is A Killer'

''Stress is a killer -- it thwarts productivity," the actress Goldie Hawn told the BBC this week from Davos.<p>Hawn, who led a session on meditation at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos, was right on both counts: We're only just beginning to acknowledge the role of stress in the …

5 Scientifically Proven Ways to Reduce Stress at Work

Is stress as much a permanent fixture at your job as the office coffee machine? If so, you’ve got plenty of company. According to the American …

Tired of Being Stressed? Here's A Surprising Approach To Feeling Better

Some of us feel stressed because of the holidays – and some of us feel even more stressed being back at work. And everybody knows that stress is terrible for your health, right?<p>Wrong.<p>In this fascinating TED talk, health psychologist Kelly McGonigal shares some truly ground-breaking research. It …

Job Stress Linked To Later Health Problems

Mental job strain can come from tight deadlines, high demands and having little control over one's work. Physical strain includes sweating, breathlessness and muscle strain.<p>"Job strain is something that is individually perceived, so persons working in similar jobs can report different amounts of …

What Your Boss Really Wants from You

It’s 1958, and Patricia Bays Haroski, a State Farm Insurance Company employee, wants people to formally recognize their boss on October 16th. Her goal? Improve the relationship between bosses and their direct reports. That date? She apparently picked it because it was her father’s birthday, and she …

Types of Employee Benefits and Perks

• Share<br>• Flip<br>• Pin<br>• Share<br>• Email<p>Updated March 23, 2018<p>What are employee benefits? What benefits and perks can you expect to receive when you're hired by a …

Employee Benefits = Employee Loyalty?

Are you sending your best employees to your competitors? In the average small business, six out of every ten employees are ready to take a job …

10 Charts from 2013 That Changed the Way We Think

1. Asian countries are overtaking European countries when it comes to prosperity:<p>2. The most common area of weakness for ineffective senior leaders is their ability to develop others, followed by their ability to collaborate (but research shows it’s entirely possible to reverse these bad habits):<p>3. …

Change Your Company with Better HR Analytics

You’re probably a little tired of hearing about Big Data. While you would expect online giants like Amazon and companies like Netflix to be early innovators in the use of data to recommend products or movies, you only care about the answer to one question: <b>what does big data mean for the everyday</b> …

Use the Office Holiday Party to Advance Your Career

<i>Will there be an open bar? Do I have to go? Can I bring my significant other?</i><p>A few of the above questions may be dancing in your head when you receive the invite to your organization’s holiday party. These are reasonable questions — but if you want to use the events this month to advance your …

Change Is Good. Now, How to Get Employees to Buy In

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Change is key in business for remaining relevant and ahead of the curve. But, while managers love change, employees often fear it or fight it. You always can fire an employee if she doesn't get with the program, but that's not good …

Why Some Women Negotiate Better Than Others

Women continue to make less money than men, and be less likely to hold top leadership positions. And whenever a grim new study is released, a news-making essay or book is published, or high-profile woman is criticized for being “too pushy,” it renews the debate over the underlying reasons behind …

Building a Better Boss

Imagine you ran an airline, but your planes would only be able to fly 30% of the time. What if you ran a utility and only generated 30% of the energy …

Leadership

How successful people work less—and get more done

<i>This post originally appeared at LinkedIn. Follow the author here.</i><p>As co-founder of Hotwire.com and CEO of Zillow for the last seven years, 39-year-old Spencer Rascoff fits most people’s definition of success. As a father of three young children, Spencer is a busy guy at home and at work.<p>What’s the …

Time Management

Are You A CEO? This Is How You Should Communicate Online

In the wake of the uproar over the Michael Brown shooting in Ferguson, the CEO of Kaiser Permanente wrote a beautiful article on his personal LinkedIn account. Bernard Tyson shared his thoughts “not from my perspective as the Chairman and CEO of a $55 billion organization — but as a black man in …

Leadership

The Complete Social Media Post Checklist

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>Before you hit the Publish button or send an update to the queue, what do you do?<p>“75% of European digital ecosystem is present at #TNW2018”Are you doing business in Amsterdam in May?Join us<p>Quite often, I find myself publishing instinctively and …

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