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Where Nokia Went Wrong

Where Nokia Went Wrong | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
What happened to Nokia is no secret: Apple and Android crushed it. But the reasons for that failure are a bit more mysterious.
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Eleven Signs You've Stayed In Your Job Too Long - Forbes

Eleven Signs You've Stayed In Your Job Too Long - Forbes | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Here are the signs that tell you "You've stayed in this job for too long!"
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“Never get sucked into the ‘company knows best’ approach to your career”

The quote in the title of this blog post comes from my favourite post in April 2016, When it comes to career. it’s up to every individual to stay relevant (Talent Management and HR, 25 April)…
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Please God, Can We Stop Talking About 'Core Values'? - Forbes

Please God, Can We Stop Talking About 'Core Values'? - Forbes | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
It is time to stop talking about Core Values and simply make our workplaces human places
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The solution to (nearly) everything: working less | Rutger Bregman

The solution to (nearly) everything: working less | Rutger Bregman | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Excessive work and pressure are status symbols. But overtime is deadly. If we worked less we’d make fewer errors, address inequality and have a better life
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5 Spelling Errors That Can Torpedo Your Resume or Cover Letter

5 Spelling Errors That Can Torpedo Your Resume or Cover Letter | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Make sure potential employers focus on your best qualities by keeping your resume and cover letter free of these five common trouble spots.
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How Has Google Affected The Way Students Learn?

How Has Google Affected The Way Students Learn? | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Some researchers say we're losing our critical thinking and memory skills by relying on the search bar.
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25 annoying things on your résumé that make hiring managers cringe

25 annoying things on your résumé that make hiring managers cringe | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
These words don't mean much to hiring managers, other than "this one's going in the 'no' pile."
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5 Career Mistakes You Can't Afford to Make in 2016

5 Career Mistakes You Can't Afford to Make in 2016 | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Times are changing. Your career strategy needs to change with them. Here's why.
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Big Brother management

Big Brother management | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
In 2016 the job of management will be taken away from managers. For the salt-of-the-earth middle manager, it will be the most painful year on record. The manager’s three main functions—checking up on people, chivvying them and judging how they are doing—will either be deemed no longer necessary or will be given to machines to do instead.
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The Race Against Digital Darwinism: The Six Stages of Digital Transformation

The Race Against Digital Darwinism: The Six Stages of Digital Transformation | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
We live in a time of digital Darwinism, an era when technology and its impact on business and society are constant with varying, but inevitable, degrees of both evolution and revolution. The effect of
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New job seeking trends in 2016

New job seeking trends in 2016 | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Not only is it highly competitive for job seekers in an overcrowded market nowadays, employers are upping their game and keeping up with the times in order to secure top candidates. Here are some tips on how to get ahead by identifying new methods recruiters are using to seek out the best recruits.
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50 annoying business phrases that we must stop using at work

50 annoying business phrases that we must stop using at work | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
A fun infographic by GoToMeeting highlighting some of the most annoying business phrases used at work that drive you and your colleagues insane.
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This résumé for Elon Musk proves you never, ever need to use more than one page

This résumé for Elon Musk proves you never, ever need to use more than one page | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Let's say you are Elon Musk, one of the most influential entrepreneurs in tech history whose career spans two decades. How would you fit it all on one page?
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Why these three questions can solve any problem

Why these three questions can solve any problem | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
The simple way to resolve anything that ails you boils down to this.
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Dark lands: the grim truth behind the 'Scandinavian miracle'

Dark lands: the grim truth behind the 'Scandinavian miracle' | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Television in Denmark is rubbish, Finnish men like a drink – and Sweden is not exactly a model of democracy. Why, asks one expert, does everybody think the Nordic region is a utopia?
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Kevätpäiväntasaus 2016 #GoogleDoodle
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The Fundamental Lessons to Avoid the Terror of Public Speaking

The Fundamental Lessons to Avoid the Terror of Public Speaking | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
One of the most important part of the CEOs job is the ability to communicate, and that means public speaking. But it’s not that easy and if you don’t get it right, tension can wonder and your
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Kind regards? Or is it 'Best'? How to charm with email etiquette

Kind regards? Or is it 'Best'? How to charm with email etiquette | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
We pinpoint the five most common email mistakes – and suggest how to avoid them
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5 Ways to Increase your Personal Impact at Work

5 Ways to Increase your Personal Impact at Work | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
I am increasingly aware of my personal ‘bandwidth’ limitations as I balance running a growing business and being a wife and mom. With our finite energy and resources, demands from home and work and a
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A Harvard psychologist says people judge you based on 2 criteria when they first meet you

A Harvard psychologist says people judge you based on 2 criteria when they first meet you | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
In her new book, "Presence," Amy Cuddy says people quickly answer two questions when they first meet you.
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New Chrome App Helps Women Stop Saying “Just” and “Sorry” in Emails

New Chrome App Helps Women Stop Saying “Just” and “Sorry” in Emails | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Tami Reiss has a New Year’s resolution, and Gmail will help her keep it. With her company’s new Chrome browser extension, Reiss has put a bull’s-eye on the
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