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Management guru Marcus Buckingham has a bone to pick with one of the prevailing trends in management wisdom -- that companies need to get a lot better at giving tough, candid feedback, and need to do it a lot more often. As indicative of the trend, he points to recent...read more
Is it possible to have a life of complete freedom without being a millionaire? By using time and mobility as a currency it might just be. This is one of the underlying truths of Tim Ferris’ book The 4-Hour Work Week. The best-selling author has been an adviser for...read more
The CEOs of Best Buy, Yahoo!, and Hewlett Packard all nixed flexible work policies in response to financial downturns. “During this critical turnaround period, HP needs all hands on deck,” said Hewlett-Packard CEO Meg Whitman. “[T]he more employees we get into the...read more
It’s about creating a space to transition from your work self to your home self, according to peak performance researcher and consultant Adam Fraser.read more
By Priya Krishna Everyone who works at Ben & Jerry’s headquarters in Burlington, Vt., is entitled to three free pints of ice cream for each day of work. At the American Enterprise Institute, a conservative think tank in Washington, employees are treated daily to...read more
Technology is a wonderful thing. But many digital advances increase the potential for hacking or human error. So how can you ensure your employee data stays safe? In April 2018 the British Government’s own Cyber Security Breaches Survey revealed that 19% of charities...read more