Denis Duvauchelle is the CEO and co-founder of productivity app Twoodo. This post first appeared on the Twoodo blog. Unless you do your job exclusively via email, there’s no excuse for you to have that tab or app open. There I said it.. Show More Summary
The business mag claims being a Bravest with the FDNY is one of the top jobs — with the best benefits — in the U.S. and ranked the agency No. 17 on its list of top employers.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid's decision to retire next year leaves no clear successor in his home state of Nevada, where a popular Republican governor appears reluctant to change jobs and the pending loss of Reid's...Show More Summary
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A class of students at Shangqiu University in Henan province recently participated a "seed-snacking competition" organised by their teacher, bound to help them get ahead in today's competitive job market. [ more › ]
It is nearly impossible to participate in modern society without entrusting your most sensitive personal information to countless Internet-based systems. At the same time, even the most well-resourced organizations are being hammered...Show More Summary
There was a moment when Future seemed like he might become rap’s next crossover pop star, a legitimate contender for Drake’s job as the genre’s ambassador to the Billboard charts, a worthy successor to Jay Z as the preeminent rapper with a high-profile R&B singer for a partner. Show More Summary
If you’re nearly perfect, you’d think that would mean something in spring training. You know, like a job. But the exhibition season is littered with those with spotless ERAs and high batting averages sent back to the minors.
Being a parent requires blind, unconditional love. But blind, unconditional love, by definition, must contain some blind spots.The job of The Gay Uncle, Brett Berk, is to shine a light onto these and help parents rectify them. With 30...Show More Summary
Got a job interview coming up and aren’t sure how to dress? In this video, I talk about how to dress for interviews for different kinds of jobs–from big city attorney to entry-level customer service. Please subscribe to our YouTube Channel! Filmed and edited by Jordan Crowder
Two "hospitality ambassadors" whose job is to "create a more welcoming downtown" in Berkeley, were caught on camera harassing and beating two homeless men.
I’m sure you’ve heard the adage “publish or perish.” In order to get tenure—or, as the abysmal job market begets hyper-professionalization, to be considered for a job at all—a scholar must have a certain amount of articles appear in “peer-reviewed” academic journals. Show More Summary
During tasks that require our attention, we might become so engrossed in what we are doing that we fail to notice there is a better way to get the job done. A new study explores the question of how the brain switches from an ongoing strategy to a new and potentially more efficient one.
On this week’s episode, we discuss both a lengthy profile of Tim Cook, as well as a full biography of Steve Jobs. We also cover some concrete announcements, including the open-sourcing of React, Facebook’s (potentially better than UIKit) UIKit alternative, and the acquisition of database company FoundationDB by Apple, and what that might mean. Show More Summary
By Caroline Valetkevitch NEW YORK (Reuters) - Wall Street investors may find little reason to make big moves next week as they await monthly U.S. jobs data and any news that could change expectations for the first interest rate hike in almost a decade. Show More Summary
Urban sprawl isn't just taking a toll on the environment or on quality of life by keeping Americans stuck in their cars. It's also making it harder for low-income people to get and keep jobs, which are increasingly located outside of...Show More Summary
Lenders want to know a lot about your work history when you apply for a mortgage. In fact, they will go back at least 24 months inquiring about where you worked as well as your income. If you have any gaps in your employment during that time you will have to explain them. Show More Summary
It’s never a good sign to see a major executive shakeup at a company just after it makes a major product launch — see Windows 8 architect Steven Sinofsky’s abrupt departure from Microsoft after Windows 8 launched, for instance. ThisShow More Summary
President Obama with CFPB Director Richard Cordray The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is doing its job again, this time targeting legal loan sharks, the payday loan industry with rules to rein in their most abusive practices. The...Show More Summary