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Navigating A Marketing Role In Tech: What To Look For, What To Expect
by Kimberly A. Whitler, Contributor on January 18, 2020 at 4:27 pm
Going to work for a tech company has a lot of appeal for marketers. However, the reality is that the experience marketers get at a tech company can differ drastically from that of other industries. This article details key questions to consider before accepting a tech role.
Sometimes Nature Needs A Little TLC, The ‘Kelp Lady’ Is Here To Help
by Ariella Simke, Contributor on January 18, 2020 at 2:37 pm
Meet the kelp lady who inspired an army of ocean-lovers to jump in and restore ocean ecosystems using the powers of aquaculture and science diving.
Water In Abundance, At A Price: Our Grandchildren’s Economy
by Bill Conerly, Contributor on January 18, 2020 at 12:30 pm
We are not running out of water, as so many headlines proclaim. Certain areas, at certain times, are running out of water, but it’s a localized, economic problem, solvable by the usual economic solutions: property rights and institutions that enable transfers of assets.
How To Prevent These 10 Mind Traps From Caging Your Career
by Bryan Robinson, Contributor on January 18, 2020 at 11:46 am
Discover the 10 major mind traps that can short-circuit career success and what you can do about them.
7 Simple Strategies For Landing High-Ticket Clients In 2020
by Stephanie Burns, Contributor on January 18, 2020 at 9:10 am
It's a big goal for many entrepreneurs: landing those high-ticket, lucrative clients. And it should be, because if you can get 10x the money out of each client, you can focus on doing your work, rather than spending the majority of your time hustling for new leads.
Modi Must Lift 360 Million Indians Out Of Poverty: Can He Do It?
by Panos Mourdoukoutas, Contributor on January 18, 2020 at 2:22 am
Modi's economy in 2020 begins to look like Manmohan Singh's economy back in 2013
What Do You Do When Your Diversity Efforts Lead To Greater Conflict?
by Janice Gassam, Contributor on January 18, 2020 at 1:32 am
Why does diversity in the workplace often lead to greater conflict? This article explores that question and suggests solutions to resolving these workplace conflicts.
Should Customer Service Employees Be Banned From Talking In Front Of Customers?
by Micah Solomon, Contributor on January 18, 2020 at 12:19 am
One of the great things about being an employee is being able to interact with co-workers during the long hours at work. However–and it is a huge ‘however’–employees do need to learn the essential rule: never make a customer feel like an interruption.
Could Shipping War with Walmart Force Amazon to Bid for FedEx?
by Greg Petro, Contributor on January 18, 2020 at 12:14 am
As improbable as it may sound, Amazon may face a unique dilemma that can only be solved by a radical move—the acquisition of FedEx.
Crowe BrandVoice: How To Assess Your Company’s Privacy And Data Protection Readiness
by Crowe Contributor, Crowe on January 17, 2020 at 10:52 pm
Beyond regulatory requirements, companies need a more coherent privacy strategy because consumers are starting to take matters into their own hands.
It’s Time For A Reimagining Of Disability Etiquette
by Andrew Pulrang, Contributor on January 17, 2020 at 9:30 pm
The last twenty or so years have changed the focus and emphasis in disability culture, suggesting we need to rethink how we address disability etiquette.
Elizabeth Warren Stresses The Importance Of Technology In New Disability Policy Plan
by Sarah Kim, Contributor on January 17, 2020 at 9:29 pm
Elizabeth Warren's new disability policy plan centers around the accessibility and affordability of technology.
There Are Two Faces To Truth. Here’s How To Understand Both Sides.
by John Winsor, Contributor on January 17, 2020 at 8:44 pm
Many companies have forgotten the truth of what their product is all about. Has yours? Is it time to dig in and find out what customers really think, and understand what people hold on to?
This Week In Credit Card News: Cards Give Banks Record Profits In 2019; Issuers Benefit From China Trade Deal
by Bill Hardekopf, Contributor on January 17, 2020 at 8:10 pm
What took place this week in the credit card and payment industries
How Gloria Gaynor’s “I Will Survive” Went From Being Hidden On Her Record’s B Side To Becoming An Anthem For Empowerment
by Jeryl Brunner, Contributor on January 17, 2020 at 8:07 pm
Gloria Gaynor and Grammy nominees share the impact of music in their lives
Airbnb Promises To Value Its Stakeholders—Just In Time For Its IPO
by Jack Kelly, Contributor on January 17, 2020 at 8:04 pm
To serve stakeholders, according to Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky, is the best way to both build a valuable business and better help society.
Diane Ravitch: Why Education Disruption Is Losing
by Peter Greene, Contributor on January 17, 2020 at 7:46 pm
Up until now, nobody has managed to capture the full breadth and depth of the battle over the next direction for US public education, but in her new book, Diane Ravitch renders the complex and multi-character clear and comprehensible without sacrificing the full scope of what’s been happening.
Dynamic Materiality And Core Materiality: A Primer For Companies And Investors
by Bob Eccles, Contributor on January 17, 2020 at 7:35 pm
Both investors and companies need to understand the concepts of Dynamic Materiality and Core Materiality in order to ensure that they are taking proper account of environmental, social, and governance issues.
New Study Shows How Much Harder It Is For Brides Over A Size 12 To Find A Wedding Dress
by Virgie Tovar, Contributor on January 17, 2020 at 7:26 pm
Shopping for a wedding dress can come with an emotional mixture of excitement and anxiety. According to a new study from The Knot, however, for women above a size 10 the experience tips toward the latter.
Ukraine’s President Keeps Prime Minister In Office After An Embarrassing Audio Leak
by Katya Gorchinskaya, Contributor on January 17, 2020 at 6:56 pm
Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelensky declined to accept Prime Minister Oleksiy Honcharuk’s resignation, which was tendered early on January 17 in the wake of a scandal with an embarrassing audio leak.