Blog:

Author: Becca Smith

Tech Team Leadership Takes More Than Coding
Healthcare Information Technology Leadership + Management

Tech Team Leadership Takes More Than Coding

You've just been tapped to lead a development team on a new project. It's a sign of the company's confidence...
Read More
A 10-Step Strategy to a Hedge Fund Career
Leadership + Management

A 10-Step Strategy to a Hedge Fund Career

A career in alternative assets can be personally rewarding in a way few other jobs are. Besides meeting and working...
Read More
Banks Struggle to Contain Expenses In Face of Wage Growth
Financial Services

Banks Struggle to Contain Expenses In Face of Wage Growth

Squeezed by low interest, constrained by competition from raising prices and facing shareholder pressure to improve returns, the banking industry...
Read More
4 Strategies For Hiring Accountants This Year
Financial Services

4 Strategies For Hiring Accountants This Year

As far back as 2013 Forbes published an article headlined "Why Accounting and Finance Pros Are So Difficult to Hire." The only...
Read More
Don’t Commit the Sin of Overproductivity
Human Resources Leadership + Management Worklife

Don’t Commit the Sin of Overproductivity

Is it possible to be too productive? The short answer is "Yes." The consequences of overproductivity can be as serious...
Read More
You May Be Surprised How Long You Need to Keep Records
Human Resources Professional Support

You May Be Surprised How Long You Need to Keep Records

When the paper files build up and the cabinets start bulging, it's time to do some purging. It's a task...
Read More
Here’s How to Tame Those New Job Jitters
Worklife

Here’s How to Tame Those New Job Jitters

The first three months of the year are when more people start new jobs than any other time. That's when...
Read More
Need Action? Add a Sticky Note
Healthcare Leadership + Management

Need Action? Add a Sticky Note

Before you send out that survey or report or memo no one will pay attention to, do what psychologist Randy...
Read More
Don’t Let Cupid Be the One to Manage Office Relationships
Human Resources Leadership + Management Worklife

Don’t Let Cupid Be the One to Manage Office Relationships

With Cupid making his annual appearance in just a few days, this is a good time for HR professionals and...
Read More
Grocery Pharmacies Are Closing As Chains Take Over
Pharma

Grocery Pharmacies Are Closing As Chains Take Over

As Big Pharma and the entire pharmaceutical sector generally transforms (see our previous articles), so too is the way consumers buy...
Read More
Healthcare Dominates ‘Best Jobs’ List
Healthcare

Healthcare Dominates ‘Best Jobs’ List

Did you miss the newest release of the annual list of "Best Healthcare Jobs" by U.S. News & World Report? Coming...
Read More
Are Boomers Banking’s Next-Gen Customers?
Financial Services

Are Boomers Banking’s Next-Gen Customers?

With Gen Z -- that generation born after the mid-1990s -- beginning to earn their first paychecks, the establishment banking...
Read More
Filling Jobs Is Going to Get Even Harder This Year
Human Resources Leadership + Management

Filling Jobs Is Going to Get Even Harder This Year

With fears of a recession ebbing, job growth this year is expected to be a repeat of last year. The...
Read More
Turn IT Missteps Into Successes
Information Technology

Turn IT Missteps Into Successes

Whether you're the CIO of a Fortune 500 company or an IT manager at a small firm, all technology projects...
Read More
Temporary Staffing Jobs In 2028
Worklife

Temporary Staffing Jobs In 2028

We came across an interesting analysis of what the next 10 years of temporary employment may look like. It's based on the...
Read More
Affective Computing Is Making AI More Human
Information Technology

Affective Computing Is Making AI More Human

One of the leading trends in IT that not even many technologists know much about is "affective computing." It's adding...
Read More
Survey: Half Of All Companies Expect to Hire This Year
Human Resources Leadership + Management Worklife

Survey: Half Of All Companies Expect to Hire This Year

Despite concerns the economy may be stalling, half of all companies still plan to add staff this year. Global outplacement...
Read More
J.P. Morgan Foresees Moderate Growth, No Recession In 2020
Leadership + Management

J.P. Morgan Foresees Moderate Growth, No Recession In 2020

Predicting 2020 "will be a year of moderate global growth and contained inflation, with risks skewed to the downside," J.P....
Read More
Do 10 Push-Ups and Live Longer
Healthcare Worklife

Do 10 Push-Ups and Live Longer

If you want to live longer and reduce your chances of health problems or having a heart attack, do push-ups.,...
Read More
Accounting’s Use of Big Data Will Double This Year
Accounting + Finance Financial Services

Accounting’s Use of Big Data Will Double This Year

Accountants have always dealt with data, but now their adoption of "Big Data" is set for a break out. The...
Read More