Arnis Zalkalns might be involved in the Alice Gross case, but European arrest warrants are an issue

That’s Alice Gross above, singing “Out Here On My Own” from Fame. She went missing in west London at the end of August — … 609 more words

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The inherent challenge of being a middle manager

I’ve been thinking about this a lot recently, even though I am not a middle manager — I manage a couple of freelancers here and there and some processes, sure, but I wouldn’t even classify myself as “a manager” in the grand scheme of things, really. 405 more words

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A 'strategic plan' and an 'operational plan' are different, you know?

Here’s a story from a couple of years ago. I was talking to a guy I used to work with, and he had just come back from a conference related to his company. 672 more words

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Do people actually read content before they share content?

Reading is the cornerstone of almost every piece of communication we undertake — that’s part of why it’s so legitimately essential — but no one, at the same time, seems to ever actually  545 more words

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"... if your organization is still treating HR like a compliance function..."

“… you’re missing the power that is available to you when you hire human beings to work on your team.”

That quote is from an article by Liz Ryan… 788 more words

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