We all know that piercings or weird dye jobs might make for an awkward job interview, but could your tattoo keep you from your dream gig? Perhaps, if the NFL has anything to say about it.
Month: August 2013
Everywhere we look, it seems like companies are scrambling for the crystal ball known as Big Data. Of course, statistics are useless unless you know how to read them. That’s why so many people are clamoring for the best data analysts.
We all need to move on to the next step in our careers at times. We might look for another job because our egos were bruised at our current gig, or we might jump ship for a better position. Best practice is to not burn bridges as we move from one company to the next.
You could say members of Gen Z are pragmatic. They grew up after 9/11. They’ve seen reports of school violence and the fallout of the Great Recession. They’re more aware of troubling times, and as a result, they’ll be wary with their money, according to this Forbes article. So why so gloomy?
The key to getting men to do "women's work" might be, well, to have them do women's work. A recent study found that men in committed relationships with women were likely to do more housework if they had jobs in female-dominated fields.
When you think about the early lives of famous authors, do you picture them toiling away in a garret somewhere, composing deathless prose by the light of a single candle? It turns out, they were more likely to be working under the glare of fluorescents, in an office cubicle similar to yours.