I am often traveling to remote islands to enjoy sparkling white sands, bathtub warm waters and attendants serving tropical drinks, so I was a bit hesitant about visiting the infamous Pig Beach located on the uninhabited island of Big Major Cay, just North of Staniel Cay in the Exuma Cays [...]
How Fed policies exacerbate inequality and dampen growth.
By Norihiko Shirouzu BEIJING (Reuters) - Big may be beautiful, but Toyota Motor Corp's global design chief is betting that edgy is the way to go for the Japanese automaker's premium Lexus brand, specifically its signature 'spindle grille' design. Show More Summary
How Russian trusts allow Russian oligarchs to beat Putin.
An open ended Q&A from Mark Zuckerberg is a situation that doesn’t present itself in everyday life. Ever know what you’d ask when the colorblind youngest billionaire gave you an opportunity to ask him any details of his life? Well, Dan...Show More Summary
The Patriot Act is due to be reauthorized again in a mere six weeks on June 1, 2015. While no one doubts the importance of this act, or the continued need for foreign surveillance and border security, the act does contain some controversial provisions on domestic surveillance and security. Controversial provisions which, since the act […]
You're likely to get the interview question "Why do you want to work here?" at some point. Liz Ryan shares tips on how to answer it
Fans continue to react to Warner Bros.' surprise online release of the official first trailer from the upcoming superhero team-up/battle film Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Next Monday, select lucky fans (yours truly included) will attend special IMAX screenings of the trailer and additional footage from the film, plus [...]
Seemingly out of nowhere, strange interview questions like, “If you were an animal, which one would you want to be?” or “Tell me about your most awkward moment,” have become surprisingly popular with hiring managers. As if the interview...Show More Summary
You’re sitting in a cafe minding your own business, when suddenly you notice that the person you’ve wanted to have as a mentor or boss is sitting at a nearby table. This could be your big moment to make a good impression, or you could totally fall flat on your face in awkwardness. Show More Summary
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360-degree feedback systems are a 20-year-old HR fad that needs to die, as soon as possible -- Liz Ryan spells out why.
Former U.S. Sen. Robert Griffin, a Michigan Republican whose withdrawal of support hastened President Richard Nixon's resignation during the Watergate scandal, has died at 91.
KEY MOMENT: Mike Trout fouled off two nasty down-and-in, 0-and-2 pitches from reliever Chad Qualls before lining a three-run home run to right field in the eighth inning. The opposite-field shot snapped a 3-3 tie and gave the Angels center fielder his fourth career multi-homer game and five runs...
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A manager defends his use of the interview question "What's your greatest weakness?" in a conversation with Liz Ryan. What's your opinion?
We conform more than most of us would like to admit. But by seeking out alternative views, we can break the social spell.
Two aging Asian elephants arrived Friday at the San Diego Zoo after plans to transport them from Seattle to Oklahoma City were disrupted by stormy weather and concerns about the animals' well-being.
The Telegraph: Video of a young City broker eating eight cheeseburgers in one hour. Now I ask you: Is that really that difficult? I've had friends who would eat eight cheeseburgers on the way to lunch. Of course, they're no longer with us.
Wisconsin employment falls in March; continues to lag the Nation. Figure 1: Wisconsin nonfarm payroll employment from December 2014 (blue), February 2015 (red), March 2015 (green). March release from DWD. Source: BLS, and WI DWD. The big shift downward is due to the benchmark revision to figures, using figures from the QCEW through September 2014 […]