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Should this Facebook post have gotten a man fired?

Elizabeth Bromstein| Aug 26, 2014 07:39 pm


Opera singer’s firing raises question of what individuals should and should not be allowed to post on their own personal social media accounts. What do you think?



Category: Human Resources, Industry News & Insights, Management,
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Infographic: 10 traits of the worst boss ever

Elizabeth Bromstein| Aug 7, 2014 03:58 pm


We asked Canadians to describe their worse boss ever. Here are the descriptors they gave.



Category: Industry News & Insights, Management,
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The leadership skills you need to be successful

Elizabeth Bromstein| Aug 7, 2014 03:43 pm


Research shows leaders need different skills at different levels, but the core set remains the same. Do you possess these qualities?



Category: Industry News & Insights, Management,
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The personality trait that leads to the biggest paycheques. You’re not going to like it.

Elizabeth Bromstein| Jul 23, 2014 06:58 pm


New research shows narcissistic CEOs out earn their more humble counterparts.



Category: Industry News & Insights, Management,
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The exact number of hours bosses should spend with employees per week

Elizabeth Bromstein| Jul 22, 2014 07:09 pm


Study shows that there is an optimal amount of time managers should spend interacting with their employees.



Category: Industry News & Insights, Management,
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Don’t trust anyone under 30 at work

Elizabeth Bromstein| Jul 9, 2014 05:31 pm


New research says 80% of Millennials will throw a friend under the bus if it means getting a promotion. What a cutthroat generation.



Category: Management,
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Ten weird things about work that aren’t in your job description (and HR won’t tell you about)

Peter Harris| Jul 9, 2014 11:42 am


Work is a strange place. A lot of odd rituals have formed to keep so many disparate personalities coexisting in a shared space as part of a team. Here’s what they don’t teach you in school about life on the job.



Category: Management,
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The real cost of a bad hire, and how to avoid making one

Elizabeth Bromstein| Jul 7, 2014 07:00 pm


Here’s what hiring the wrong person winds up costing your organization. Avoid making this mistake.



Category: Hiring Advice, Human Resources, Industry News & Insights, Management, Recruitment Challenges,
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The trouble with introverts (and why it’s time for them to take over)

Peter Harris| Jul 3, 2014 08:00 am


While being an introvert has traditionally been seen as a career disadvantage, here are some strategies for overcoming the key drawbacks, and why now is the time for the rise of reluctant leaders.



Category: Management,
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Are tattoos and piercings a human right?

Elizabeth Bromstein| Jun 25, 2014 03:11 pm


Alberta woman wants workplace dress codes deemed “discrimination.” How do you feel about tattoos and piercings in the workplace?



Category: Industry News & Insights, Management, Recruitment Challenges,