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Working With a Narcissist? Tips to Identify the Signs

Working With a Narcissist? Tips to Identify the Signs | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
The label "narcissist" is heard fairly commonly these days, but most of us don't really know what it means. Sure, we've heard that it's someone who is "full of herself" or someone who "thinks he's
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The 10 Most Important Business Skills in 2020 (Infographic)

In just six years time, the skills you'll be looking for in star employees will be vastly different from those ideal in today's workers. Consider this your crystal ball.
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The working week: cutting back on hours has many advantages | Observer editorial

The working week: cutting back on hours has many advantages | Observer editorial | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Carlos Slim may have the right idea when it comes to giving people more flexibility in their working livesCarlos Slim, the Mexican telecoms billionaire and philanthropist, this month regained his position as the world's richest man (£42bn),...
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Are You a Cyberthreat to Your Organization?

Business management magazine, blogs, case studies, articles, books, and webinars from Harvard Business Review, addressing today's topics and challenges in business management.
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13 Tricks to Help You Remember What You’ve Learned

13 Tricks to Help You Remember What You’ve Learned | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
By exploring the techniques of recall and learning, improve your ability to remember.
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12 Things Job Applicants Should Stop Doing

12 Things Job Applicants Should Stop Doing | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Find out the key things you need to avoid doing when looking for a job. 12 Mistakes Job Applicants make that you can avoid.
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HR BUSINESS PARTNER OR JUST HR

HR BUSINESS PARTNER OR JUST HR | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
It’s an industry that is elusive in understanding to many including your CEO, hiring manager or employees. Just exactly who is HR and what do they do for your business, compliance and for the employee? I’ve often heard it said that HR has a PR problem, but in truth it’s...
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8 Indisputable Reasons Why We Don't Need Offices

8 Indisputable Reasons Why We Don't Need Offices | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Looking back a decade or so ago it was absolutely essential to have an office, or more likely, a cubicle. That’s where we had meetings, saw our coworkers, and just got work done. But today do we
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Social media monitoring by employers predicted to rise

Social media monitoring by employers predicted to rise | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
PwC study suggests third of young people would be happy for employer to see social media profiles in return for job security
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Quit vomiting on my porch! (or 10 reasons you suck at presenting) | LinkedIn

Quit vomiting on my porch! (or 10 reasons you suck at presenting) | LinkedIn | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
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Now is all there is - Unimenta news on training support

Now is all there is - Unimenta news on training support | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Do you live in the moment or are you always waiting for a future that might never arrive? - Unimenta news on training support
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Master the art of global email etiquette

Master the art of global email etiquette | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Corresponding abroad? Know the cultural nuance — and these seven rules—before you hit 'send'.
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3 Things About Problem Solving Which Albert Einstein Teaches Us

3 Things About Problem Solving Which Albert Einstein Teaches Us | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Problem solving has a synonym in the corporate world today – fire fighting. Up to 70% of employees’ time at work is spent fire fighting. Thus they spend more than 6 hours out of 9 in a day grappling
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Fist bumps 'cleaner than handshakes' - BBC News

Fist bumps 'cleaner than handshakes' - BBC News | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
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Fist bumps 'cleaner than handshakes'
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Sweaty palms, vice-like grips or the insufferable limp hand may be the least of your hand-shaking worries.
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‘Hello there’: eight lessons from Microsoft’s awful job loss memo - FT.com

‘Hello there’: eight lessons from Microsoft’s awful job loss memo - FT.com | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Barely 10 days old, Stephen Elop’s “Hello there” memo has already become a classic example of how not to fire people. It is a 1,110-word document stiff with “appropriate financial envelopes”, “ramp-downs” and “ecosystems” which, towards the end,
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What’s Your Business Dress IQ?

What’s Your Business Dress IQ? | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Clothes communicate. What do yours say about you?Got style?Know everything about good business dress?Answer these 7 questions and find out. True or False


Standard shirt collars are dressier than
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Is this city the happiest place to live and work?

Is this city the happiest place to live and work? | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Ringed with canals and a mecca for international companies, Amsterdam is known for livability — and some highest tax rates in Europe.
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The Future of Professional Development: Online, Free, and Just-in-Time

The Future of Professional Development: Online, Free, and Just-in-Time | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
As we celebrate Labor Day this week, it's a time when many of us take stock of our work, our careers, and what changes we might want to make in the coming year.Indeed, at some point in our lifetime
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Why Does HR Get So Much Grief?

Why Does HR Get So Much Grief? | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Why do people seem to hate HR? In reality it's among the most important parts of business. How can we modernize HR to meet today's needs?
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Ten predictions for Talent Acquisition in 2014 – Half-Term report: (1 of 2)

Ten predictions for Talent Acquisition in 2014 – Half-Term report: (1 of 2) | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Back when the days were short and Santa was readying his reindeer, I wrote a two-part piece for Ochre Talk on ten predictions for Talent Acquisition in 2014. With over half the year gone, now seems a

Via David Green, HREvangelist
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Ten tips to master the art of persuasion

Ten tips to master the art of persuasion | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Ten tips to master the art of persuasion | Entrepreneurship | International | Bdaily UK | Business News
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8 Reasons Interviewers Screw Up and Don't Hire the Best Candidate

8 Reasons Interviewers Screw Up and Don't Hire the Best Candidate | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Job candidates aren't the only people who make mistakes. Interviewers make plenty of mistakes too.Here are some of the most common, and how you can avoid them:1. They assume shyness equals inability.
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It’s Time to Split HR

It’s Time to Split HR | English for HR and working life | Scoop.it
Business management magazine, blogs, case studies, articles, books, and webinars from Harvard Business Review, addressing today's topics and challenges in business management.
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