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Wednesday, September 26, 2018

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Build the right reputation

It always comes as a shock to find out that others see us quite differently than we see ourselves. More often than not, it...

How to nip harmful outbursts in the bud

A young woman was waiting for her flight at a big airport, so she decided to buy a book to read and a packet...

Protecting workers from robots

Marc Andreessen, venture capitalist and one of the pioneers of the World Wide Web, once declared that the spread of computers and the internet...
Marc A. Streisand

Flexibility of corporate casual

As many of us can attest, as of late, it feels like New England only has two seasons … summer and winter. With summer’s...

Advance your career in every meeting

I wish I had a dollar for every time I’ve called someone and been told they’re in a meeting. I often wonder if they...

Mistakes are opportunities to learn

A young vice president was appointed by the board of directors of a bank to replace the retiring president and founder. With fear and...

EU’s data protection law targets worldwide business community

You recently received a flurry of emails from various websites about changes in their privacy policies. You may have wondered why you were receiving...

Hot tips and life lessons

“If you were to go around ­asking people what would make them happier, you’d get answers ‘A new car. A bigger house. A...

Business Best-Sellers June 29, 2018

Measure What Matters: How Google, Bono, and the Gates Foundation Rock the World with OKRs By John Doerr. Doerr, a venture capitalist, reveals in his book...

Regular work schedules benefit employees, profits

Over the years, many employers, especially retailers, have moved away from reliable, fixed schedules where workers have the same hours every week. The initial...
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