And how to pick between jobs.
The trailer for "The Shape of Water."
Are financial experts afraid of automation? Not exactly. If you talk to many of them, you’ll hear that technology has actually changed their jobs for the better and has positively impacted how they work in their organization by eliminating manual...
Whereas big businesses tend to have a variety of well-staffed departments devoted to the legal, physical and digital protection of their business, small business owners often must take a more hands-on approach to protecting their operations. Show More Summary
An attractive website is crucial for an online store. The design is the first thing your visitors will notice so it’s important that your website looks inviting and provides potential customers with the best possible user experience....Show More Summary
Is your HR department effective at stopping sexual harassment, or are they like many of the companies described by The New York Times, “ineffective”? There are many reasons why HR can’t put a stop to all discrimination and harassment (of all kinds, not just sexual harassment), but we can change that. Show More Summary
What if your next job was hiding right in front of you?
Most of our speeches and workshops are for clients and limited to only their people, but I do have some really cool open international speaking gigs coming up in 2018. If you want to know all about creating happier and more successful workplaces, here’s your chance. Show More Summary
The Labor Department is moving quickly to establish a new rule that would make tips the property of restaurant owners instead of workers. This week, President Donald Trump’s administration proposed getting rid of an existing rule that makes tips the property of servers that restaurant owners cannot take away. Under the new proposal, restaurant owners who […]
Two months ago, a wave of allegations against movie producer Harvey Weinstein opened the door to a reckoning. In recent weeks, victims have spoken candidly about their abuse at the hands of powerful men, including Charlie Rose, Mark Halperin, Sen. Al Franken (D-MN), Rep. John Conyers (D-MI), and Roy Moore, just to name a few. […]
Under the Donald Trump administration, immigrants and refugees will be in big trouble. They could use your coins more than Donald Trump and his troll children can. Here are four-star charities (all tax deductible) that will benefit immigrants...Show More Summary
Four steps to follow in your next one-on-one.
Rachel Botsman, the author of “Who Can You Trust?”, talks about how trust works, whether in relation to robots, companies, or other people. Technology, she says, speeds up the development of trust and can help us decide who to trust. But when it comes to making those decisions, we shouldn’t leave our devices to their own devices.
If you don’t like your choices, create better ones.
Rabbi Jonathan Sacks on dialogue with atheists. The attitude he describes would also be beneficial when talking across ideological and other differences. We need more of that approach in our society.
Most business owners don’t invest enough time and budget for their office designs. However, office design plays an important role in your employees’ productivity in addition to your brand image. A badly designed office may create a negative atmosphere killing creativity, collaboration, and employee morale. Show More Summary
History is not, as Joseph Heller called it, "a trash bag of random coincidences blown in the wind." It has a purpose, a point, a plot. God is at work behind the scenes. - Rabbi Jonathan Sacks
It began this evening and will end on the evening of December 20. May it be blessed and joyous.
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