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Why Self-Checkout Is and Has Always Been the Worst

Why Self-Checkout Is and Has Always Been the Worst | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Automation is often presented as an inexorably advancing force, whether it’s ushering in a threat to jobs or a promise of increased leisure or larger profits. We’re made to imagine the robots rising, increasingly mechanized systems of production, more streamlined modes of everyday living. But the truth is that automation technology and automated systems very often fail. And even when they do, they nonetheless frequently wind up stranded in our lives.
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The Science of Better Meetings

The Science of Better Meetings | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
You can’t abolish office gatherings, but you can make them shorter, smaller and smarter with the help of recent research
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Helen Owton | BA(Hons), MSc, FHEA, PhD, C Psychol | The Open University (UK), Milton Keynes

Helen Owton | BA(Hons), MSc, FHEA, PhD, C Psychol | The Open University (UK), Milton Keynes | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Helen Owton of The Open University (UK), Milton Keynes with expertise in: Health Psychology, Sport Psychology and Social Psychology. Read 72 publications, and contact Helen Owton on ResearchGate, the professional network for scientists.
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Walmart and CVS make new deal on pharmacy network

Walmart and CVS make new deal on pharmacy network | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Walmart will continue to operate through CVS Health's pharmacy benefit management commercial and managed Medicaid retail pharmacy networks. 
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'Affective Presence': How You Make Other People Feel

'Affective Presence': How You Make Other People Feel | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
People with positive “affective presence” are easy to be around and oil the gears of social interactions.
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So you joined a gym. A sports scientist explains what to do there

So you joined a gym. A sports scientist explains what to do there | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
CrossFit, circuit training, group exercise, functional training, resistance training, cardio training. Feeling dizzy yet? Never before have there been so many structured activities at the gym vying for your attention.
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If You’re Over 50, Chances Are the Decision to Leave a… —

If You’re Over 50, Chances Are the Decision to Leave a… — | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
A new data analysis by ProPublica and the Urban Institute shows more than half of older U.S. workers are pushed out of longtime jobs before they choose to retire, suffering financial damage that is often irreversible.
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Why Sears will officially cease to exist soon

Why Sears will officially cease to exist soon | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
The end looks near for bankrupt retailer Sears. Here's why death looks likely to happen.
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4 retail trends that will be obsolete in 2019

4 retail trends that will be obsolete in 2019 | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Enough with the glorified photo booths!
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How wasting time at work (properly) increases productivity

If you’ve ever watched a professional tennis match, you know how much stamina the sport requires. From thigh slaps to squats to light jumps, players will do just about anything to maintain their high…
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Burger King tweets nonsense for hours

Burger King tweets nonsense for hours | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Burger King has been tweeting nonsense posts that seem to be just random assortments of letters and numbers.
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The Motivating (and Demotivating) Effects of Learning Others’ Salaries

The Motivating (and Demotivating) Effects of Learning Others’ Salaries | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Everyone wonders how their salaries stack up.
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How to Lead a Team with Empathy and Kindness – Gary Vaynerchuk –

A lot of people think of leadership qualities as “paternal” — qualities like being aggressive or stern. I think of them as maternal. I think the best managers have caring, empathetic personalities…
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5 hiring secrets employers don't want you to know, according to an HR expert

5 hiring secrets employers don't want you to know, according to an HR expert | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
It's natural to want to hide a few things about yourself from potential employers, like the real reason you're looking for a new job or pictures of your social life back from college. If you're feeling guilty about wanting to keep any of these things private, don't be, because employers are also keeping a few secrets themselves.
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Your Company Wants to Know if You’ve Lost Weight

Your Company Wants to Know if You’ve Lost Weight | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
As more employers launch high-tech wellness programs that keep tabs on workers’ exercise, sleep and nutrition, employees worry about privacy and the consequences of opting out.
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How to Prioritize Your Work When Your Manager Doesn’t - Harvard Business Review

How to Prioritize Your Work When Your Manager Doesn’t - Harvard Business Review | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Prioritizing work can be frustrating, especially if you work for a hands-off manager or a company that doesn’t give you clear goals. Most of us face this reality each and every day.
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I95 BUSINESS Women of Influence 2018 | Video | I95 Business

I95 BUSINESS Women of Influence 2018 | Video | I95 Business | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
I95 BUSINESS delivers direct access to business executives, decision-makers and professionals doing business in Baltimore's strategic business corridors.
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Why Perks No Longer Cut It for Workers

Why Perks No Longer Cut It for Workers | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
The most successful companies give employees a sense of belonging.
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A boss should ask employees how they can improve at their job

A boss should ask employees how they can improve at their job | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
A boss should ask her employees if they think they're crushing their current job — and if not, where they'd like to improve.
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 Merry Christmas and best wish for a Happy New Year!

 Merry Christmas and best wish for a Happy New Year! | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it

#Chritmas season arrives! #MiniTool software would not miss the chance to offer you a Christmas gift. Christmas gift package can be found in https://www.minitool.com/download-center/.
We wish you a Merry Christmas and happy new year!


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A 5,000-person study isolated 2 ways to get ahead without burning out

A 5,000-person study isolated 2 ways to get ahead without burning out | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Professor Morten T. Hansen conducted a statistical study of more than 5,000 managers and employees to understand what it really means to "work smart."
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14 questions to ask an underperforming employee during a one-on-one meeting

Someone’s slipping. You see it. You feel it. You’re not on the same page. You desperately want to pull the person up, but you’re not sure exactly how. Do you encourage them? Switch them off the…
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Amazon's Experiment in Getting Rid of Cashiers Said to Expand to Larger Test Stores

Amazon's Experiment in Getting Rid of Cashiers Said to Expand to Larger Test Stores | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
E-commerce titan Amazon—not exactly known as a place that appreciates having to deal with human employees, and that in fact would seem to rather replace many of them with nightmarish robotic jellyfish—is reportedly expanding its tests of cashier-less stores to include larger retail environments, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday.
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Sears' creditors are ready to shut down the company

Sears' creditors are ready to shut down the company | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
It's time to pull the plug on Sears, according to its creditors.
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Retail apocalypse is over, Moody's signals

Retail apocalypse is over, Moody's signals | Mind Your Business! | Scoop.it
Moody's has raised its outlook for retail for the first time since 2015, when the retail apocalypse loomed over the entire industry.
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