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A Hedge Fund’s 294-Page Recipe for Fixing Olive Garden
www.businessweek.com

A major investor in Olive Garden’s parent company has many, many ideas about how to fix the ailing Italian restaurant chain, including the size of chicken breasts and the number of breadsticks.

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The Job Skills Gap You Haven’t Considered
www.fastcompany.com

Nearly 90 of jobs demand social media skills, but it turns out just hiring Millennials isn’t the answer.

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How an unemployment myth hurt millions of jobless Americans
theweek.com

No, unemployment insurance does not itself cause unemployment.

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A Case For Reinventing Job Descriptions
amplifytalent.com

Talent is more fluid than ever. The average tenure is shrinking. Candidates do not want to rely upon boilerplate jobs to give them a sense of whether they should explore your jobs.

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3 Ways Job Boards can Use Pinterest
jobboarders.com

We’ve been using Pinterest for a couple years now at FlexJobs, and it’s definitely been an evolving process. We started out slow.

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Cows can jump, but not over the moon
modernfarmer.com

Cows don’t seem particular springy, but they can jump much higher than you’d think, including in a Finnish “bovine agility” competition. “While the obstacles are far from lunar height, the feat of a 1,500-pound grazer leaping over a bar for sport is undeniably impressive,” writes Tyler LeBlanc.

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Here’s the stupidest interview question to ask a woman
corcodilos.com

Some might say I’m over-reacting, but when six interviewers (including the recruiters) ask about your husband, something’s up.

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Why Your Boss In The Corner Office Is Healthier Than You
www.fastcompany.com

Open up your blinds and crack open those windows. An office with a view could make you a better worker, and a healthier person.

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If You Want Female Employees To Be Creative, Don’t Make Them Compete At Work
www.fastcoexist.com

A competitive workplace isn’t always a creative one–especially when women are involved.

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Why bosses take longer to make job offers
www.cbsnews.com

Even with the economy improving, companies aiming for perfect fits have lengthened the hiring process to a 13-year high.

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Why are so few of America’s construction jobs held by women?
www.foxbusiness.com

Janice Moreno graduated from college with a degree in English literature, but never landed a job paying more than $12 an hour.

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Now That Monster.com is Becoming Indeed.com, Here’s What Their Next Move Should Be
www.linkedin.com

It’s old news, but Monster is moving toward Indeed territory and becoming a job search engine. Believe it or not, I say it’s not too late for the stodgy incumbent to kick ’em right where it hurts. Here are three things I’d do to start turning the tide

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Urgent need exists for employee education about retirement plan contributions
eba.benefitnews.com

Although Americans remain concerned about retirement readiness, new research shows many employees have never increased their retirement plan contributions, unveiling a need for better engagement and education on the part of employers and their advisers.

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How far is too far for work wellness programs to go?
www.usatoday.com

As companies rapidly embrace employee wellness programs, some employers say regulators are stymieing their efforts to help workers improve their health.

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