• Work-Life, Balance or Integration?

    Earlier this year, HBR featured two articles on work-life balance. One of the articles said “forget about balancing, you need to prioritize” and the other article suggested that it is better to call this i...
    Samina Azad
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  • Is Globalism Coming to a Halt?

    Globalism is all about utilizing the opportunities and efficiencies of an open market. Many industries became global over the last few decades by branching into Asia. The focus has been to utilize the inexpensive labo...
    Samina Azad
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  • Is Gender Gap Responsible for Poor Economy in Some Nations?

    Could gender gap have something to do with the poor economy in some nations? Gender gap certainly seems to be one of the main factors that dampen economy if you look at countries like Pakistan or Nigeria where women a...
    Samina Azad
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  • Does Gender Play a Role in Collective Team Intelligence?

    Studies show that teams that have more women are more intelligent! Can you believe it? HBR published this new finding in the June 2011 issue. The title of the article is “What Makes a Team Smarter? More Women...
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  • Can Facebook Negatively Affect Your Job Search?

    Facebook is the recent most social media that everyone loves. We utilize this free networking page to keep in touch with friends all over the world. We share pictures, likes, favorite movies, books, and TV shows with ...
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  • Do Job Hoppers Prosper?

    Thirty years ago, it was common for people to spend their entire career with the same company. However, organizations and employees have displayed substantial lack of loyalty for each other since then. The concept of ...
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  • Dirty Water...so I posted this as a blog BUT would LOVE INPUT! So reposting as a discussion!

    When I was growing up, my mother often used the saying “don’t throw out the dirty water until you have clean water”. Having grown up in the depression and WWII generation for her being safe and conse...
    Judith Giordan
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  • I'm so tired of the expression...

    If I hear, "Go put your big girl panties on" one more time, I think I will just scream....
    Janet Bryant
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  • A Member of the Club????

    I am ¾ 2nd generation American. All of my grandparents, except for my father’s mother who was born in the US, came through Ellis Island in the late 1800’s. Being of Italian and Russian Jewish heritage...
    Judith Giordan
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  • Have you been told, "...it's your style?"

    Last week I got hit squarely between the eyes by this direct comment (from our Human Resources person, no less):   "...the style you used in your 20's to make you successful in this company is not the same style...
    Janet Bryant
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