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Most Americans Support Paid Sick Days, Parental Leave
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A majority of Americans think employers should be required to pay for sick leave and time off for new parents, according to a HuffPost/YouGov poll. Seventy percent say companies should be compelled to offer paid sick leave to employees, while 67 …

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Seattle company to set new 'minimum wage' — $70000 a year
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SEATTLE — Dan Price, the founder of credit card processor Gravity Payments, told his 120-person staff on Monday he will raise the salary of all employees over the next three years to a minimum of $70,000, according to a report from the New York Times.

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Revealed: 3 things recruiters want to see on your LinkedIn profile
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Not only do corporates use professional networking websites like LinkedIn to post hundreds and thousands of jobs on a regular basis, they also actively scan the profiles of potential candidates on such platforms to find a match for the jobs they may …

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Original Content.
mattcharney.com

I haven’t posted content here the last couple weeks, so while I was thinking about reposting one I actually liked from the corporate blog this week, I would crank out original content, instead. See, kids, original content is basically cocaine for digital marketers, and rather than ruin my search results by reposting stuff I own the […]

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LinkedIn (LNKD) Closes $1.5B lynda.com Acquisition
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LinkedIn (NYSE: LNKD) announced that it has closed the acquisition of lynda.com, a leading online learning company teaching business, technology and creative skills to help people achieve their professional goals. Based in Carpinteria, CA, lynda.com …

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There’s Collateral Damage in Leadership
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You know what none of the great leadership speakers, gurus, TEDx speakers, etc., will tell you about leadership?  Sometimes in leadership, even the best, greatest, visionaries, have to do things they wouldn’t want anyone else to know about. We got to see this in the past weeks with Tom Brady, the Super Bowl winning quarterback […]

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Paul Hebert explains Acting Our Way to Employee Engagement. Are Incentives the Answer?
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I had a short conversation with a friend this morning on the best way to change behavior. It was sparked by the information in a study CVS released yesterday. The study highlights the results of experiments CVS conducted to see what worked best to get people to quit smoking. The study showed greater behavior change […]

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Doubling-Down on “Pretty Okay” Human Resources Leaders
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Dave Ulrich has six competencies that define the modern human resources professional. Josh Bersin is out on the internet postulating a theory that he calls “Bold HR.” I have my version of how to define the future of our industry. It’s called, “Pretty Okay HR.” As in, “I just had a meeting with my HR Director. […]

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A smarter way to connect with people on LinkedIn
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On LinkedIn, we can also choose a custom approach rather than "the way it's always been done." That idea is at the center of "Exceptionalize It!," a new book from business expert Lior Arussy. In an interview, Arussy told me, "We live in a noisy world …

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World of Warcraft Helped This Entrepreneur Build a Successful Startup
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Glassdoor is an online career website where employees and former employees can share information about companies where they work or have worked. They can share and review basically everything from management to compensation by contributing …

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Daily Market Update
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Employees of insurance companies and other financial services are among the least satisfied with their daily lives. That's the finding of a new survey by TINYPulse which reports that 22 per cent of workers in the financial sector are “truly happy” at work.

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Could empathy be a growth strategy for your business?
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… about career strategies and improving the workplace for The Huffington Post, The Personal Branding blog, TinyPulse.com and Sharkpreneur magazine, and has been featured in Entrepreneur Magazine, U.S. News & World Report and BusinessInsider.com.

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The ultimate guide to using LinkedIn successfully
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Allison Joyce/Getty ImagesLinkedIn redirects four times as many users to company home pages as Facebook and Twitter. If you follow my column, you know I'm a fan of LinkedIn. Since I moved to Europe four years ago, LinkedIn has proved to be a lifeline, …

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Talent Ticker #59
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Employers and recruiters stay in the know with our Talent Ticker that keeps you up-to-date on all the latest recruitment technology news you can use. We’ll ping you abou the latest startups, Linkedin updates and other recruiting technology you can use to attract more talent.

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