5 Public Speaking Myths You Need To Break

Ms. Career Girl

Amanda Hennessey is the founder of Boston Public Speaking and San Diego Public Speaking , where her innovative strategies give people confidence and charisma through finding their own unique voice. She is a co-founder of Boston Acting Classes, where she teaches with her husband, Art Hennessey.

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Hard Work And Ambition Are Rewarded At Drift

Career Realism

Drift is the fastest-growing technology company in Boston, but it remains committed to fostering a company culture of openness and teamwork. Drift has offices in Boston, San Francisco, Seattle, and will soon open an office in Tampa.

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Moving Overseas For Your Spouse’s Job? The Most Important Thing You Will Pack is Patience

Ms. Career Girl

For over thirty years, I enjoyed a career in the world of non-profit organizations: fundraising for organizations I admired (such as PBS); helping corporations and foundations make strategic philanthropic decisions; serving on the boards of many civic organizations in the Boston area, where I live.

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Women Fired for Not Returning from FMLA; Wins a Lawsuit for Unlawful Termination. Here’s Why

Evil HR Lady

So, why did Boston University lose a lawsuit? Maria Alves’s employer fired her when she didn’t return from her maternity leave. Well, to be fair, they gave her one extension and fired her when she asked for a second extension. That may seem reasonable–companies aren’t obligated to hold your job forever, and the US requires only 12 weeks of unpaid time off–if you qualify for FMLA. Because Alves not only had a new baby, she had postpartum depression (PPD).

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Toast, Inc. Strives To Be The Best Thing Since Sliced Bread

Career Realism

headquartered in Boston, is a cloud-based restaurant software company that provides restaurants with a management and point of sale system. In addition to its headquarters in Boston,Toast also has offices in Omaha, Chicago, Portland (Oregon) and Dublin, Ireland.

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Gross Up – Key Words & Phrases

Sklover Working Wisdom

So, for example, if an employee is asked to move his or her residence for a year or two from Boston to Belgium, moving expenses (for themselves and their family) is considered non-deductible for them, and if the employer reimburses them for that expense, all of the reimbursement is considered income to the employee, who must pay tax on it. 2019 Alan L. What is the meaning of. Gross Up”?

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Tips to Stay Safe When You’re at Work


For example, a recently published study from Boston University found for men and women who miss work because of injuries, they are significantly more likely to die from drug-related causes and suicide. . It’s important to keep yourself safe at work.

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Call Up The Co-Worker or Boss You Used to Hate and Tell Them You Understand.

HR Capitalist

How about Kyrie Irving of pro basketball's Boston Celtics? More from ESPN: Celtics guard Kyrie Irving said that in the wake of his outbursts at coach Brad Stevens and forward Gordon Hayward on the court at the end of Saturday's loss at the Orlando Magic and pointed criticisms of Boston's young players afterward, he called LeBron James and apologized for the way he handled criticism from James when the two were teammates in Cleveland.

How do you work full-time while you homeschool full-time?

Penelope Trunk

Now, in Boston, the boys study at the dining room table and mostly manage their own schedules. Parental Advisory: Earning all the money and taking care of the kids by yourself at the same time is hell. And only crazy people do it. Really.

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What Businesses Hire a Corporate Financial Analyst?

Imarticus Learning

Companies like Boston Consulting Group, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Citi, Fidelity Investments are some established players in the financial domain and they have a plethora of opportunities for those who want to pursue a career as a financial analyst.

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How Should You Acquire Domain Knowledge In Capital Market?

Imarticus Learning

Consulting firms – Boston Consulting Group, McKinsey and Company, PWC, Accenture, IBM GBS, etc. Domain knowledge in project management is crucial when making a career in a banking project sector.

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How Should You Acquire Domain Knowledge In Capital Markets?

Imarticus Learning

Consulting firms – Boston Consulting Group, McKinsey and Company, PWC, Accenture, IBM GBS, etc. Domain knowledge in project management is crucial when making a career in a banking project sector.

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How A Big Data Can Be Used In Retail Banking?

Imarticus Learning

There are many areas where banks are yet to ramp up their use of big data to reap benefits according to the Boston Consulting Group’s reports. . Like in all successful business ventures, the field of banking is no exception. Big Data drives decisions.

How to be a team player while Gen Z saves the planet

Penelope Trunk

I am the rebel, writing a blog post instead of dedicating my brainpower to reclaiming the East Boston shoreline: For the people! I am with my son at Northeastern University Law School for a day of panels about socialist initiatives. My son told me no writing blog posts in the back of the room.

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Keys To Building A Winning Workplace

Career Realism

Steve Pearce assumed the role of starting first baseman for the Boston Red Sox in the 2018 MLB playoffs following an injury to primary first baseman Mitch Moreland, Pearce went on to win World Series MVP. Sports are a great distraction from everyday life.

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I’m insulted by a junior hire with the same title as me, thank-you notes after terrible interviews, and more

Ask A Manager

But once you find a way to do it that won’t increase their costs, you can say something like, “Since I have a meeting in San Diego right after that, I’d like to book my second flight to San Diego rather than back to Boston. I’d like looks like it would cost $350, the same as flying me back to Boston. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. I’m insulted that we’ve hired someone very junior to me with the same title.

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What Being a Diverse, Female Entrepreneur Has Taught Me About Challenges and Uncertainty 

Ms. Career Girl

of VC money in 2019 went to women-led businesses and it’s even worse for women of color who received less than 1% of the capital. To put this into perspective, WeWork received more funding in 2019 than all of the investment in women-led businesses combined.

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