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The Benefits of an Eeyore at Work

Call them anything you like: Debbie Downer. Negative Nancy. Pessimistic Patty. You can even go old-school with Eeyore or more creative with something like an Energy Vampire. 471 more words

Workplace

A data scientist's guide to ending the wage gap for good

More than 20 years that have passed since the National Committee on Pay Equity first called for action on the gender wage gap. But not much has changed. 1,110 more words

Sleep deprivation has become the trendy new cause of the uber-wealthy

“Let them get sleep!” Similar to the way Marie Antoinette’s infamous—and not entirely accurate—phrase about a certain dessert has come to represent classist ignorance, the West’s newfound fascination with sleep is the latest example of extreme cognitive dissonance. 1,056 more words

Inhibitions to improvement

It took me a while to remember this, and even then it’s quite unclear.

I recall being at work. I think I was gathering participants for a workshop about how to improve a KPI my team is measured against. 90 more words

Dreams

What To Do About Mediocre Leadership

As part of our 100th post celebration we asked readers to tell us what was on their minds. One reader sent us an email that included this question: How do you work for an organization you love, with a mission you believe in, and cope with the horrible struggle of poor management behind the scenes? 787 more words

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The ESC Workplace: Enjoy the Show!

The Eurovision Song Contest will be presented on May 10th, 12th and 14th of 2016. For those of us outside Europe, you can stream the contest in real time or watch it again after its conclusion via the… 551 more words

Career

You Can't Escape Politics

The Eurovision Song Contest will be presented on May 10th, 12th and 14th of 2016. For those of us outside Europe, you can stream the contest in real time or watch it again after its conclusion via the… 734 more words

Career