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Should Human Resources optimize the talent or the organization?

There is possibly no more discussed topic in the Human Resources world than “getting a seat at the table” or “becoming a strategic business partner,” (can be said in other ways as well) which essentially means “being thought to add value to the organization.” I… 959 more words

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Follow Britian's Lead

London’s mayor (Boris  Johnson) wants any British National that leaves Britian and joins a terrorist group in the Middle East, fights for them against their own country ; needs to loose their right to return to England as a citizen. 248 more words

Personal Security

Ferguson and Parallel Universes | The Nation

I expected a reasonable discussion in which Bohannon, a veteran broadcaster, would take a position to the right of one I had taken in this space on the topic of Ferguson. 174 more words

Socio-Politics

Why Should You Love Killer Whales

I have always had this compelling urge to share my viewpoints/facts to my peers about one of my favourite animals in the Animal Kingdom, The Killer Whales.  1,061 more words

How old and experienced is an average CEO?

In the fall of 2012, I had a semi-interesting conversation with a kid I was going to graduate school with. At the time, I think I was 31; the other person in question was 24. 739 more words

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55 percent of employees are eating during conference calls (and more fun stats)

One of my least-favorite expressions in the cubicle world is “hop on a call.” Anyone that’s been on a series of conference calls knows that they’re pretty off-task affairs, in general: it’s highly probable that over 60 percent of the people on the call aren’t totally focused on the call at all. 552 more words

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