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Creating the Best Workplace on Earth

Creating the Best Workplace on Earth | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | 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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This is awesome! Truly one of my favorite articles in a long time. It’s the Plato's Republic of contemporary corporate America. Why isn't idealism more popular?

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Dow Reaches 15,000 as Jobs Growth Exceeds Forecasts

Dow Reaches 15,000 as Jobs Growth Exceeds Forecasts | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
U.S. stocks rose, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average above 15,000 for the first time, as employment picked up more than forecast in April and the jobless rate unexpectedly declined to a four-year low.
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It seems like it was just a couple of years ago everyone was saying America was finished, the economy would never recover, the Dow would never top 14k (let alone 15k). HEY! Wait a minute it was just a couple of years ago. It's almost as if you should invest when people tell you not to, and hold/sell when people tell you to invest. Imagine that!

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14 Telling Signs You Love Your Job

14 Telling Signs You Love Your Job | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
You may not give your computer screen an embarrassingly gushing smile and you might not write little love notes during your lunch break. But, there are ways to tell if you love your job.Of course, no
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I really like this article. At the end of the article the author asks, "How many of these things apply to your job?" I think it should read, "How many of these things apply to your own perception." That's what these things are all about - your own personal perception. Have a wonderful day!

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Everything you need to know about the student borrowing bubble in 17 charts

Everything you need to know about the student borrowing bubble in 17 charts | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
1. What great de-leveraging? Americans have tempered their appetite for debt in the aftermath of the financial crisis, except when it comes to student debt.
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This is a great article and I love the graphs. Student loans are tough!

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8 Exponential Trends That Will Shape Humanity: Century of the City ...

We live in a time of great abundance and unparalleled possibilities fueled by exponential growth from the impact of technology. Our job at sparks & honey is to
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The Happiest People Pursue the Most Difficult Problems

The Happiest People Pursue the Most Difficult Problems | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
They're a reminder that mastery, membership, and meaning are the best motivators.
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Who knew? Being of service can assist in personal happiness...

"Leaders everywhere should remember the M's of motivation: mastery, membership, and meaning. Tapping these non-monetary rewards (while paying fairly) are central to engagement and happiness. And they are also likely to produce innovative solutions to difficult problems."

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Workers Share Their Salary Secrets

Workers Share Their Salary Secrets | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
Comparing salaries among colleagues has long been a taboo of workplace chatter, but that is changing as Millennials—individuals born in the 1980s and 1990s—join the labor force.
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Awesome article! It makes some great points about the Millennials but I think the Gen Xers like corporate transparency as well!!

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The Top 5 HR Mistakes I've Seen

The Top 5 HR Mistakes I've Seen | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
In the industry in which I grew up, the most tired sayings include: “Our people are our greatest assets” and “Our most important assets go up and down in the elevator every night.
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How to Create Word of Mouth Magic

How to Create Word of Mouth Magic | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
I had an amazing experience the other day, so amazing that I just had to share it with you. I received, in the mail, a big gift-wrapped pink-box. Inside the box was a pink salad bowl, a VIP
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I want a pink bowl

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The Conscious Lifestyle: Awareness Skills - Staying Centered

The Conscious Lifestyle: Awareness Skills - Staying Centered | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
This post begins a series on "skills in consciousness." These are skills that anyone can learn -and benefit from - even though people casually use "consciousness" and "
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Love it!

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How Google Is Using People Analytics to Completely Reinvent HR

How Google Is Using People Analytics to Completely Reinvent HR | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
First of two parts If you haven’t seen it in the news, after its stock price broke the $800 barrier last month, Google moved into the No. 3 position among the most valuable firms in the …
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Nice! Google will be the last company standing; they innovate and change!

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Six Fast-Growing Careers Taking Over the U.S. - Yahoo! Education

Six Fast-Growing Careers Taking Over the U.S. - Yahoo! Education | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
Whether you are fresh out of college or considering a career change, you want a job in a growing field. But how can you know if today's hot jobs will still be in-demand years from now?
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These have been in the news a lot lately. Personal finance advisor seems positive; that means someone has some money to invest!

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How to Innovate Like a Jedi Knight

How to Innovate Like a Jedi Knight | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
Remember the epic battle at the end of Star Wars? Luke Skywalker is streaking down a trench on the surface of the Death Star, trying to sneak his proton torpedoes down an exhaust port. With his X
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Yes! If you let go of the control, support mistakes when they happen, and keep your eyes and mind focused on where you want to go - amazing things happen! It gets even better when you have Social Charismatic leaders hiring people with self efficacy in a 100% transparent environment.

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Payrolls in U.S. Rise 165,000 as Unemployment Rate Drops

Payrolls in U.S. Rise 165,000 as Unemployment Rate Drops | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
Employment picked up more than forecast in April and the jobless rate unexpectedly declined to a four-year low of 7.5 percent, showing employers are confident about the economic outlook in the face of federal budget cuts.
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Unemployment is still a huge problem but its nice to see it going down!

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Barbarians at the Beverly Hilton

Barbarians at the Beverly Hilton | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
It kind of thrilled me. Superstar investor and art collector Jeff Gundlach of Doubleline Capital was gawking at me. Then I realized he was staring not at me but what I was doing. I was interviewing
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I know its Fox News but...it is positive information! Enjoy! It seems as if the economy is looking strong! Good News!

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Looking Forward to Buffett and Sellers

Looking Forward to Buffett and Sellers | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
As some of you may know, I both enjoyed and benefited from “Lean In,” Sheryl Sandberg’s book. And I have recommended it as a “must read” to friends, acquaintances and
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Yes! I love Jimmy Buffett too!

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Facebook’s Graph Search Is the Future of Social Recruiting - ERE.net

Facebook’s Graph Search Is the Future of Social Recruiting - ERE.net | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
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Cool! I am on board! Let's go Facebook! Or should we call you LinkedIn killer...de du de du

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Strategic Humor: Cartoons from the May 2013 Issue

Strategic Humor: Cartoons from the May 2013 Issue | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
This month's cartoons and caption contest from Harvard Business Review.
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A little humor...

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A Highly Effective Way to Avoid Wasting Your Time

A Highly Effective Way to Avoid Wasting Your Time | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
Here's a simple way to potentially save hours of your time each week, by investing a total of about five minutes.First thing one morning, take a piece of paper and write a column of numbers
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I like this practice! Now if I can execute!

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How To Respond To Criticism (Part 1: Verbal Aikido)

How To Respond To Criticism (Part 1: Verbal Aikido) | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
“What a stupid idea!” your colleague bursts out. “It will never work.”How can you respond?Say, “You are wrong,” and you escalate the conflict.Say, “I am
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Be self-aware

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Why Positivity is So Essential in the Workplace

Why Positivity is So Essential in the Workplace | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
Most of us are familiar with the terms "economic capital" or "human capital", but have you considered the notion of "psychological capital' and how it relates to your work
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Americans Can’t Handle the Truth

Americans Can’t Handle the Truth | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
David Stockman’s new book, The Great Deformation: The Corruption of Capitalism in America, is getting a lot of attention these days. I recommend you don’t buy it. It’s much better
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Seems to be some fear in here but I like the comments and the perspective. I would say that things are never as good or as bad as they seem.

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The Hidden Job Market is Now Revealed as Source of Best Jobs and Best Talent

The Hidden Job Market is Now Revealed as Source of Best Jobs and Best Talent | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
There are two job markets: one that works, and one that doesn’t.The dismal U.S. hiring report that came out last week was describing the one that doesn’t work. It’s inefficient and
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Lean Back – 6 Post-Macho Management Principles

Lean Back – 6 Post-Macho Management Principles | Cass Shamond Draper - Talent Management | Scoop.it
Several years ago the nature of management’s future was driven home to me in a flash, as I shared the stage with my co-author and business partner Dr. Martha Rogers. It was the heyday of the
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I love all of these touchy feely principals. The problem is everyone else says they love them too, then no one lives by them, implements them, or stands up for them. Empathy is king! Now let's all change!

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