Topic : Employment

  • The word “Bankruptcy” is painted on the side of a building in Detroit, Michigan Forum Article

    What is the cost of recovery in Detroit?

    Earlier this month, we learned that the biggest municipal bankruptcy in history would also be among… more

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    Can growth alone tackle unemployment?

    Unemployment is a global problem. If the unemployed formed their own country, it… more

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    5 must-reads for entrepreneurs

    There’s a reason professors assigned required reading in classes. When you encourage pupils to… more

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    One thing all successful leaders need to do

    Listening is often considered the softest of the soft skills. So the idea of being apowerful listener can… more

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    What working long hours does to your body

    The 9-to-5 workweek has been a standard of American labor law for decades: It's the standard by which full… more

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    7 steps to effective communication

    Communicating effectively is so instrumental to success that speaking and writing well are probably the most… more

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    A brief history of sleep

    Sleep is having its moment in the sun -- or, more appropriately, its moment in a darkened room, with… more

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    How different types of motivation affect your career

    Science and engineering subjects are often presented as better career choices for students than the arts or… more

  • A generic picture of a woman in an office using a computer mouse. Forum Article

    3 rules for writing the perfect pitch

    Working for yourself means knowing exactly what you have to offer people and telling them in a clear cut… more

  • Road signs stand in Mongolia’s South Gobi desert awaiting to be deployed during the development of Oyu Tolgoi copper and gold mine in Mongolia Forum Article

    11 ways to make better decisions

    Mark Zuckerberg wears the same gray T-shirt every day. Being a boring dresser helps him take care of his… more

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    How to make the most of your job interview

    During most interviews, an interviewer provides the candidate the opportunity to ask questions. In most cases… more

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    Should unemployment benefits be higher for the young?

    It is well known that workers suffer when they lose their job and experience an… more

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    How to find your next star employee

    The biggest myth about innovation is that it is done only by geniuses who work alone. The truth is that… more

  • An operator of Swiss air traffic control firm Skyguide monitors airplanes at the Skyguide monitoring centre in Duebendorf Forum Article

    How to close the workplace gender gap

    Women’s employment in the private sector generally lags behind that of men. This… more

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    Tackling unemployment: why skills need to come first

    To be clear from the onset: I will not oversimplify the unemployment (or inactivity) problem in the Western… more

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    11 tips for writing better work emails

    Executive Presence (EP) is a hot topic from cubicle to corner office. Reading the room plus minding your body… more

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    3 reasons jobs must come before skills

    When I travel to the Balkans for work, the journey typically begins with a cab ride to the airport from… more

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    The neuroscience of poverty

    Recently I’ve seen news reports with headlines like this one: “Can Brain Science Help Lift People Out Of… more