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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Keys To Building A Winning Workplace

Career Realism

In many ways, a successful workplace is a lot like a championship-caliber sports team. Well-run workplaces and championship teams have the following characteristic in common. New employees bring with them fresh ideas and no attachment to established methods of the workplace.

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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. It remains a privilege to work alongside the incredibly talented team here," one employee wrote in a Glassdoor.com review.

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My Week at the NBA Summer League In Las Vegas, Part 1 (Featuring Lessons on Talent)

HR Capitalist

More importantly, I go because there's a huge morality play on talent going on at the Summer League. As it turns out, a lot of the NBA is probably no better at evaluating talent than the rest of us - and there's a lesson in that. Danny Ainge, GM and President of the Boston Celtics plopped down next to us during the game after the Celtics played on Monday like he was a tourist from Des Moines who decided to pop over to the gym after growing tired of the games on the strip.

Tech Culture is in CTC’s DNA

Career Realism

Chase Technology Consultants (CTC) has a tech-centric culture that makes it easy for them to understand the needs of the talent they recruit. NOTE: Be sure to watch the video above to learn more about the company and why it can help you find better gigs in Boston!

Rajon Rondo, Slurs In The Workplace and "Maim Tom Brady".

HR Capitalist

Rondo, a four-time All-Star, was ejected after receiving consecutive technical fouls during a losing effort against the Boston Celtics in Mexico City on Dec. Culture WorkplaceEver stop and think about all the things you heard/said as a kid, and how the world has changed?

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Top 5 Ways Employers Can Help Women Advance

Resume Bear

“In order to compete in the growing war for female talent in the years ahead, companies that encourage the development and attainment of leadership positions equitably will be well-positioned in their recruitment efforts.

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Release Your Brilliance, Vuja De


I realized that my true passion is leveraging social media to engage employees, drive workplace branding and business performance. in Boston on “Organizational and Operational Readiness” and “Reverse Mentoring.” This One Time at BrandCamp.

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How to Save a Negative Company Culture


Worst of all, you know some of your top talent is now actively looking for greener pastures. The inner conformist is stronger than the inner activist,” Columbia University psychologist Michael Morris told The Boston Globe in a story about shifting cultural norms.

EEOC is reconsidering their policy regarding Criminal Background.


Striking the Balance Between Workplace Fairness and Workplace Safety. The study is by Bullhorn, a Boston maker of. Key Secrets of Competitive Talent Acquisition. recruiting court talent human employment discrimination social candidates federal process health information people workplace department employees company labor hiring recruiters workers media employers companies business. Be our Friend. Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content.

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Naive Intensions Are Good for Business


Business deals happening because of someone’s talent or potential and not the size of they bank account or social network. It’s more than a Red Rubber Ball Moment in the Workplace.

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The New Amazon HQ - Is the Key to Your City Winning The Competition Eliminating Non-Competes?

HR Capitalist

The company also wants HQ2 to be within 45 minutes of an international airport and in a location where there is potential to attract strong technical talent.

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Chat with Katherine Brooks, Author of “You Majored in What?!”

Ms. Career Girl

As a liberal arts major myself I loved my education but was never quite sure how it “fit&# in the workplace. I started college as a music major– but then I discovered there were people with talent in that field. Career Girl Marketing to Gen Y Women.

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#1 Secret To Being A Savvy Recruiter

Career Realism

In today’s world (a world where Google is a verb used daily), recruiters can’t just rely on job boards to find top talent. Storytelling Is The Key To Snatching Top Talent. Here’s the good news: Now every recruiter can learn to use this same strategy to attract top talent.

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The New Resume Rules of 2011

Career Rocketeer

Making use of LinkedIn is highly recommended as a vehicle for getting noticed because it is a top tool used by companies to find quality talent.

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Why Executives Should Consider A Career At HubSpot

Career Realism

A few years ago, Hubspot published the Culture Code slidedeck to share the company’s core values, beliefs, and information about the workplace. As a result, it has caught the eye of extremely talented professionals all over the country.

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wee answer Wednesday — 7 short answers to 7 short questions

Ask A Manager

It’s too much a violation of workplace norms and will make employers uncomfortable (since it’s illegal for them to take your religion into account when making hiring decisions). When you’re applying for a job in Boston, come up with reasons why you’re excited to move to Boston, specifically. It’s wee answer Wednesday — seven short answers to seven short questions. Here we go… 1. Mentioning a large raise in your cover letter.

my boss’s family comes to work with her, will employers care that I drop my G’s, and more

Ask A Manager

Again, the niece is a pleasant and talented person, but her working on a project that has legalities and deliverables outside of our institution gives me pause. I would never tell a person with a Boston or New York accent to change their voice. Try calling or (if appropriate in your workplace) stopping by in person. It’s five answers to five questions. Here we go…. My boss’s family members are volunteering in our department.

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Generation Y in Politics: Krystal Ball's candidacy | Penelope.

Penelope Trunk

They did this because, for their generation, female sexuality was dangerous to display in the workplace, especially in politics. We already know that women are more collaborative in the workplace , and Ball convinces me that she will help create a more collaborative government.

2010 112

Trend watch: HR, texting, needlepoint | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Don’t underestimate my workplace trends genius. My career as a workplace genius is not over. HR, texting, or any other of the various workplace trends that you write about can't be controlled but they can be monitored and watched for trends. Is this your first time here?

How to get good ideas for startups | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

It's nice to see your real sense of humor emerging…not all obsessed with the whackjob east coast definition of success (money, plastic surgery, mental illness…yikes, how they can get anyone to live in NY, Boston or DC is beyond me!) Is this your first time here?

2010 112

The Employee Engagement Wholehearted Dialogue: Denise Bissonnette and David Zinger

David Zinger

So, I know you know this, David, as a consultant you go into any workplace and throw the question so what’s it like working here? 35:49] Denise: The problem in the workplace, are you bringing it with you? Dialogue with Denise Bissonnette on Wholehearted Engagement.

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How to hit a wall at work, with grace | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

And then, after burning every bridge possible at Boston University, I left, one credit short of a graduate degree. I have played professional volleyball, I climbed the corporate ladder in Fortune 500 marketing, I was a journalist at the Boston Globe, and I’ve gotten three startups funded. I would like to add that perhaps you've outgrown your position/involvement and your talents/strengths are better served somewhere else. Is this your first time here?

2009 73

Asperger's at work: Why I need a sick day to register my car.

Penelope Trunk

Is this the DMV for the gifted-and-talented? And I'm sorry but the DMV is challenging for anyone, except maybe the gifted and talented. Posted by Cat in Boston on December 1, 2009 at 10:12 am | permalink | Reply Did you know that your car will have its VIN printed on it…either on a plate on the dash, or on the inside of the driver car door? Is this your first time here?

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How to know if you'll be good at sales | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

The thing is, I have a specific talent in this department: selling ideas. Posted by Cat in Boston on November 19, 2009 at 3:09 pm | permalink | Reply Ha. … Although you may not have a carnivorous drive to eat your mate – um, I mean close the sale, you ARE a very talented writer. Is this your first time here?

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Shifting the balance of power. (Mainstream media stinks.

Penelope Trunk

Is miscarriage a workplace issue? The fact that miscarriage is so very common that it is a workplace issue and that even though abortion is legal in some states in the US there are people who make it nearly impossible to exercise that right. Her unabashed talent for telling it like it is, with no sugar coating. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Shifting the balance of power.

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Mindfulness makes you more productive | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Instead of focusing on becoming an expert at something or on mindfulness, I'd like to suggest you focus simply on creating value for others, in whatever way suits your interests and talents best. But if you're interested, you might check out this link: [link] Posted by Alex @ Happiness in this World on February 22, 2010 at 1:09 pm | permalink | Reply See also this recent Boston Globe column on Harvard social psychologist Ellen J. Is this your first time here?

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How to manage a college education | Penelope Trunk's Brazen Careerist

Penelope Trunk

In the workplace, that's what's changing the game. They can't get enough of Vanderbilt, USC, Boston University, and Colby, but if you mention UVA, Washington University in St. Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to manage a college education Posted to: College students January 21st, 2010 Del.icio.us

2010 86

Martin Luther King Day Special: Racism is alive and kicking.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog Martin Luther King Day Special: Racism is alive and kicking. Hello, McDonald's) Posted to: Diversity | Leadership January 18th, 2010 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook The All-Star Rodeo Challenge came to Madison, WI last weekend, and the farmer took me and my kids.

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How to put blog comments to good use | Penelope Trunk's Brazen.

Penelope Trunk

Is this your first time here? About this blog | About my company, Brazen Careerist | Penelopes guide to starting a blog How to put blog comments to good use Posted to: Learn to take advice December 8th, 2009 Del.icio.us Digg Reddit StumbleUpon Tweet This Facebook I don’t usually write about my life in real time, because the difference between a blog post than reads like a diary entry and a blog post that someone would want to read is usually just time passing.

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