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Career Builder: Forget the ladder. Build the career jungle gym purpose

Sep. 9, 2021 1:51 pm

Career Builder: Forget the ladder. Build the career jungle gym

Career ladders only go one direction, and they’re easy to get stuck on. Get more flexible to retain a dynamic workforce, and thrive in your own journey.
Culture Builder: Vacation isn’t the answer to employee burnout purpose

Sep. 1, 2021 9:38 am

Culture Builder: Vacation isn’t the answer to employee burnout

Employees are burned out. Here’s what’s really causing it.
Culture Builder: Local governments should attract people, not companies purpose

Aug. 23, 2021 4:17 pm

Culture Builder: Local governments should attract people, not companies

Economic development leaders and elected officials have long coveted business attraction. The rise of remote work changes everything.
5 #MeToo takeaways from Andrew Cuomo and Activision Blizzard sex harassment scandals purpose

Aug. 13, 2021 10:53 am

5 #MeToo takeaways from Andrew Cuomo and Activision Blizzard sex harassment scandals

These two recent high-profile examples illustrate not only the power of the legal reforms that have been put in place, but how much employee culture has changed since 2017, when the #MeToo movement first started to get headlines.
Culture Builder: Will the 4-day work week become commonplace? purpose

Aug. 9, 2021 2:58 pm

Culture Builder: Will the 4-day work week become commonplace?

National trials, a bill in Congress and companywide experiments: It’s no fever dream, but rather a concerted effort to boost productivity and reduce burnout.
Boards pay nonprofit CEOs less when they’re not in the room for compensation discussions purpose

Jul. 27, 2021 9:41 am

Boards pay nonprofit CEOs less when they’re not in the room for compensation discussions

Guest columnist Ilona Babenko's research found that after New York passed legislation to prohibit nonprofit officers from being present at meetings where their pay is being discussed, compensation was 2%-3% lower than expected.
Can mindfulness make you generous? The answer might depend on whether you more often use ‘we’ than ‘I’ purpose

Jul. 13, 2021 11:33 am

Can mindfulness make you generous? The answer might depend on whether you more often use ‘we’ than ‘I’

Hospitals, schools, prisons promote tout its benefits, and more than 1 in 5 employers offers training in it. But the way we practice mindfulness may be making us more selfish, says guest columnist Michael Poulin.
Culture Builder: How can employers confront The Great Resignation? purpose

Jul. 12, 2021 8:43 am

Culture Builder: How can employers confront The Great Resignation?

After a particularly chaotic year, two in five professionals report planning to leave their jobs. Technical.ly's Culture Builder newsletter explores how getting a plan might make them think twice.
Generocity community responds to Vu Le post on paying interview-stage job applicants purpose

Jun. 10, 2021 1:53 pm

Generocity community responds to Vu Le post on paying interview-stage job applicants

According to the founder of Nonprofit AF, to increase equity, we need to start paying job candidates for their time. The readers who shared their experiences with us agree.
Nonprofit AF: It’s time we pay interview-stage job applicants for their time purpose

Jun. 7, 2021 1:03 pm

Nonprofit AF: It’s time we pay interview-stage job applicants for their time

It is inequitable to ask already economically vulnerable people to spend hours doing multiple rounds of interviews and preparing a presentation or other assignments for free, says Vu Le.

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