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Montreal Teacher Fired Due to Past Work as a Sultry Actress

A private school in Montreal has made the shocking decision to fire a teacher identified as Jacqueline Laurent-Auger. Officials made the decision after students found movies she starred in more than four decades ago while she lived in France. Brebeuf … More » The post Montreal Teacher Fired Due to Past Work as a Sultry Actress appeared first on EveryJoe.

Upworthy Co-Founder on the Truth Behind His Startup's Success

Upworthy's Eli Pariser explains why external forces can play a much bigger role than you think in your company's success.

Pumpkin Festival Gets Out of Hand in New Hampshire

An annual pumpkin festival in New Hampshire got out of control on Saturday. The huge crowds of Keene State College students (as well as visitors) combined with way too much alcohol led to chaos. Cars were turned over. Fires were … More » The post Pumpkin Festival Gets Out of Hand in New Hampshire appeared first on EveryJoe.

The Trouble With Hiring for 'Critical Thinking' Skills

Most employers agree: they want job candidates with "critical thinking" skills. The problem? Everyone seems to define the term differently.

Rep. Peter King Demands Answers About Vomiting Nigerian Man’s Death on Plane

A Nigerian man vomited and then died on a flight from Nigeria to JFK. However, after a “cursory” examination it was determined that the man didn’t have Ebola. The question is, how did they conclude that so fast? The 63-year-old … More » The post Rep. Peter King Demands Answers About Vomiting Nigerian Man’s Death on Plane appeared first on EveryJoe.

6 Surprising Things About Introverts in the Workplace

Researcher Brian Little debunks myths about introverted professionals, and explains why they should stay away from coffee before meetings.

Spider Burrows Under Man’s Skin Through Surgery Scar and Lives There for Three Days

Dylan Thomas brought home something from his trip to Bali that he never suspected — a tropical spider living under his skin! While in Bali, the 21-year-old Aussie man noticed a mysterious red trail extending upward a few inches from … More » The post Spider Burrows Under Man’s Skin Through Surgery Scar and Lives There for Three Days appeared first on EveryJoe.

Why Ello's New Venture Round Still Means No Ads

Social media startup Ello has raised more than $5 million in a new round of venture capital investment, but a novel corporate structure will keep it ad-free.

5 Types of People You Don’t Want to Become at the Office

Ever had trouble getting along with your coworkers at the office? Before you point fingers at someone else, take a look at this list to see if the problem is really your personality. The post 5 Types of People You Don’t Want to Become at the Office appeared first on Brazen Life.

Friday Woohoo: Ron Swanson on coworkers

Parks and Recreation is a funny show and this clip of Ron Swanson talking about his coworkers is hilarious:

Who is the Guy With No Protective Gear Next to the Ebola-Infected Nurse?

Amber Joy Vinson — the second Dallas nurse who contracted Ebola — is now on a plane on the way to Emory University Hospital in Atlanta. And that’s great news. What’s not great news is the guy in the photos … More » The post Who is the Guy With No Protective Gear Next to the Ebola-Infected Nurse? appeared first on EveryJoe.

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Adolf Eichmann is an icon of the twentieth century, of the Nazi regime and the genocide it waged against the Jews. The much-used official photograph of the smiling young SS officer with filmstar looks who deported millions of Jews to the death camps seems to personify all of the perpetrators of the Nazi genocide. Show More Summary

48 All-Time Best Quotes on Facing Workplace Conflicts

That workplace conflict is making you feel stressed. Take some time to think it through and listen to the masters.

How Hard Rock Cafe Hired 120 People in 30 Days Using Facebook

If you’re trying to find the next big thing in recruiting, stop; the solution is right at your fingertips. Need proof? It’s how Hard Rock was able to hire 120 people in 30 days. The post How Hard Rock Cafe Hired 120 People in 30 Days Using Facebook appeared first on Brazen Life.

Some team members resist happiness. What would you do?

I received the following email from a manager who reads my blog and I got his permission to post it here, to get input from all of you. What would you do? Here’s the email: I have a team of 10 people doing admin based work. The job can be busy but mundane and this can lower the “fun” […]

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