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Change Management and Leadership Development Have to Mesh

Leadership development and change management tend to be top priorities for many organizations. In spite of this, a majority of organizations tend to fall far short of their goals for both. One major reason organizations struggle is because they treat both leadership development and change …

All the Gadgets at CES Look Like Sex Toys

CES had an unspoken but closely-followed theme this year, and that theme was “Could <i>definitely</i> also be a sex toy.” One of the best themes yet, good …

Gear & Gadgets

Donald Trump gloats after massive Macy's job cuts

According to The New York Times, Macy's said it would eliminate 4,500 jobs, or 3% of its workforce, after disappointing holiday-season sales.<p>Trump, the Republican presidential front-runner, declared on Twitter that the company's cratering stock was "another win for Trump!"<p>He also repeated a call …

What to say when the interviewer asks, 'Why should we hire you?’

The lucky ones will be invited in for interviews, and will probably be asked questions like "What's your biggest weakness?" and "Why do you want to work here?"<p>Another common one people should prepare for: "Why should we hire you?"<p>Lynn Taylor, a national workplace expert and the author of "Tame Your …

iPhone 7 Headphone Jack Anger Erupts

On Tuesday corporate watchdog and activist site, SumOfUs.org, launched a petition demanding that Apple keep the standard sized headphone jack in the iPhone 7.<p>The campaign started with a modest goal of 10,000 signatures, with yesterday’s early count at around 3000. But in the last few hours the …

The 'Toblorange' is the new chocolate craze you need to try

LONDON — Sometimes it's the simple ideas that catch on.<p>Combining two different types of food is the oldest trick in the book, but joining two …

Chocolate

The Ultimate Guide to All the Science Fiction and Fantasy TV Shows Coming in 2016

This year is full of great science fiction and fantasy TV series. Actually, 2016 is too full. Seriously, check out how long this list of new, …

TV

Office for iPad reportedly coming before July

Microsoft is still working on Office for iPad, and it could debut before July, reports <i>ZDNet</i>'s Mary Jo Foley. While we'd heard that Microsoft was working on Office for iPhone and iPad some time ago, it ultimately only rolled out an iPhone version and pointed tablet users to Office Web Apps. However,</i> …

Windows Phone 8.1 includes Start Screen backgrounds and browser sync features

A recently leaked Windows Phone 8.1 Software Development Kit (SDK) has provided an early look at some features Microsoft is planning for its next mobile update. However, the software maker is also planning many more additions in time for April that aren’t immediately visible in the developer kit.</i> …

Two European Leaders Want To Build A Communication Network That Cuts Out The US

BERLIN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday she would talk to French President Francois Hollande about building up a European communication network to avoid emails and other data passing through the United States.<p>Merkel, speaking on Saturday ahead of a visit to France, has …

Who Rules The Second Screen, Facebook Or Twitter?

Twitter’s user growth in the last couple quarters may have been less than stellar, but one place the social messenging service hasn’t disappointed is its hold on television viewers. Twitter executives see the so-called second screen experience not just as a lure for users but as an entrée into the …

With Hackathons Taking Center Stage, The Coming Transformation Of The Computer Scientist

When Dave Fontenot moved to the University of Michigan from his home in South Florida in the fall of 2011, he brought the standard equipment every freshman college student needs -– clothes, shoes, books, and a backpack. One item, though, was missing.<p>“I didn’t own my own laptop,” he said.<p>That didn’t …