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3 Ways to Develop a Company Policy About Workplace Romance
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Let’s face it, we often can’t help but spend more quality time with our coworkers than we do our families. In fact, the term ‘work spouse’ has come to define a familiar relationship with a peer at work that should be strictly reserved for just a significant other at home. But with the line between […]

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A New Professional Network For Coders Could Be A New LinkedIn
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Slack has changed the modus operandi of a lot of small companies and enabled founders and their teams to communicate intensively and privately, but unlike Slack Gitter is open and available for anybody to connect to anybody similarly to Skype or …

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How To Fall In Love With Your Job. Just. Do. This.
www.timsackett.com

A psychologist, Arthur Aron, came up with a way to get to strangers to fall in love with each other.  His research is fascinatingly simple!  It basically comes down to having the two people sit down facing each other, then methodically going through and asking and answering a set of 36 increasingly more intense personal questions. […]

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Jobvite and HireRight join forces to offer integrated solution
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Jobvite,a leading recruitment platform for the social web, announced the availability of a pre-integrated solution with HireRight, a leader in on-demand background checks, drug and health screening, and employment eligibility verification programs.

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T3 – StandOut by The Marcus Buckingham Company @StandOutTMBC
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This week on T3 I review the engagement and performance management platform StandOut.  StandOut was the product created by The Marcus Buckingham Company (TMBC), to further his work and research on helping organizations become world-class. For anyone who has read Marcus’s books or heard him speak, you can imagine this technology is very important to […]

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Cloud security tools thwart attacks on AWS infrastructure
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More recently, another company that operates in the social media world, Jobvite, Inc., a talent acquisition firm in San Francisco, remediated against the HeartBleed and POODLE security vulnerabilities in its AWS infrastructure using Evident.io's …

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The Effects of Minimum Wages on Employment
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The minimum wage has gained momentum among policymakers as a way to alleviate rising wage and income inequality. Much of the debate over this policy centers on whether raising the minimum wage causes job loss, as well as the potential magnitude of those losses. Recent research shows conflicting evidence on both sides of the issue. […]

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Deconstructing LinkedIn
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Dubbed as "the largest professional network in the world," and rightfully so, LinkedIn is an ever-expanding, interactive social medium that serves its constituents in a variety of ways. In order to be successful in using LinkedIn, one must break it …

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5 Distractions To Cut From Your Professional Life To Have The Most Productive 2016
www.fastcompany.com

Have your most productive year ever by cutting the things like too many social media profiles that are distracting you from your real work.

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Is it a good time to find a quality job?
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Guess what? CHART OF THE DAY is back for another year of stats, data, and information about work, labor markets, demographics, basketball, and Tom Cruise movies. For new blog readers, here is a quick reminder of how CHART OF THE DAY works. First, I find what I think is an interesting chart, graph, Venn diagram, […]

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What is your most valuable hiring source?
www.timsackett.com

As many of you know I’m a writer over at CareerBuilder’s recruiting blog called The Hiring Site. Great group of industry practitioners writing about everything related to talent and recruiting. Because of my relationship, they share cool data with me, that I can share with you! Some of the most eye-opening stuff I’ve gotten recently […]

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Glassdoor ranks Silicon Slopes companies among top 50 in the country
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Glassdoor has released their top companies to work for in 2016 and eight companies from Silicon Slopes made the cut. Glassdoor, a jobs and recruiting website, lets past and current employees post reviews and employee experiences of companies online.

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AWS data center locations spring up in anticipation of new regulations
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"There were two regions, Germany and Canada, that we were looking for most," said Theodore Kim, senior director of SaaS operations for Jobvite Inc., a talent acquisition software maker. The most stringent privacy laws may be yet to come in those …

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How to get started on LinkedIn: Do this, not that
www.usatoday.com

I am a bit of a social media-phobe in that I am a reluctant member of Facebook and rarely post updates on what I had for lunch and other important aspects of my life. While not being a "social sharer," I do really value LinkedIn as a professional tool …

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